Job Description - Restraints DRE - Advanced - (Remote) in Auburn Hills
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Restraints DRE - Advanced - (Remote)

Ref: US_EN_6_971592_1519225

Posted on 13 November 2023
$40 - $45

Akkodis is seeking an experienced Senior Design and Development Engineer with a strong background in automotive systems to join our cross-functional team. The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in translating functional objectives into technical requirements and solutions, ensuring the consistency of requirements, standards, and practices across programs.

 Pay rate: $40.00 - $45.00

Key Responsibilities:

    Cross-Functional Collaboration:

Interface with cross-functional teams to design and develop functional solutions.

Collaborate with Design and Releasing teams to ensure consistency in requirements, standards, and practices.

    Technical Expertise:

Translate functional objectives into technical requirements and innovative solutions.

Create and analyze alternative design concepts.

    Project Management:

Develop timelines and drive programs to meet deliverables.

Manage Tier I suppliers and coordinate software releases and/or hardware designs.

    Quality Assurance and Compliance:

Own and update Design Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (DFMEA), Design Verification Plan & Report (DVPR), and Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA).

Conduct cost value analysis and support benchmarking of competitive vehicles.

    Innovation and Technology Advancement:

Implement innovation roadmaps and coordinate the advancement of new technologies and procedures.

Define customer interface requirements and lead design and release engineers in meeting program objectives.

    Technical Documentation:

Maintain core Engineering Design Practices (EDP’s).

Create and maintain documentation outlining best practices supporting continuous improvement initiatives.

    Communication and Collaboration:

Interface with stakeholders at all levels, including vehicle teams, HMI, validation, and technical specialists.

Clearly communicate component status and issues using Google Suite and MS-Office applications.

    Electrical and Design Engineering:

Conduct Computer-Aided Design (CAD) modeling (Catia/NX) and template set-up using Knowledge Based Engineering.

Develop and release component designs, including detailed harness BOMs.

    HVBS Module Development:

Develop High Voltage Battery Systems (HVBS) concepts.

Coordinate HVBS module packaging activities with the advanced concept engineering team.


Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field; master’s degree preferred.

5   years of experience in automotive design and development.

Strong proficiency in CAD modeling (Catia/NX) and GD&T.

Proven experience in High Voltage Battery Systems (HVBS) development.

Excellent project management and communication skills.

Pay Details: $40.00 to $45.00 per week

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.

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