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Junior Electrical Hardware Engineer

Job Number:  6181
Group:  Magna Mechatronics, Mirrors & Lighting
Division:  Autosystems America, Inc.
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Plymouth, MI, US





Job Number: 6181 
Group: Magna Mechatronics, Mirrors & Lighting  
Division: Autosystems America, Inc. 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: Plymouth 



Group Description


The Mechatronics, Mirrors and Lighting group specializes in automotive technologies that are driving the future of mobility. Combining a deep systems knowledge to develop unique vehicle access experiences, intelligent visions systems and advanced automotive lighting technologies, MML's expertise light the path to innovation, safety and styling.



Key Responsibilities
  • Responsible for Electronic design for LED lighting in automotive applications 
  • Responsible for Test plan development to customer specifications (Chrysler, GM, Ford, etc.) 
  • Conducts or leads failure analysis and investigation of electronic failures or incidents 
  • Create detailed SORs for testing and outsourcing of electronic manufacturing 
  • Lead research, design and development of electronics for new/existing programs in compliance with automotive standards and customer specifications (concept to launch)
  • Development of analog, digital circuitry, power electronics and embedded software for automotive exterior lighting
  • Interface with cross functional departments, suppliers and customer related to electronic product development, validations and manufacturing
  • Project management of sourced electronic designs 
  • Management of cost, and quality of electronic products 
  • Monitor and analyze any product failure. Provide recommendations to Quality engineering 
  • Develop and test clinical prototypes to ensure design intent and specifications are satisfied 
  • Develop PCB layouts for production designs using appropriate PCB technologies 
  • Ensure layouts meet EMC requirements 
  • Conducting Schematic level circuit simulation for continuous improvement of designs. 
  • Develop methods and practices to effectively manage data and, revision control for electrical and software designs 
  • Create electrical and EMC design validation test plans according to customer requirements. Get customer approvals 
  • Deliver and Manage documentation - i.e. BOM, 3D CAD drawings and prototypes to product development team
  • Create, support and realize benchmark activity linked to electrical designs 
  • Create and maintain, component and footprint libraries in Altium
Key Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience preferred
  • Familiar with 3D CAD and 2D drawing software
  • Altium designer or similar PCB layout software experience
Personal Attributes/Special Skills
  • Above average communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to multitask effectively, shift priorities and directions in a business setting
  • Proficient with the use of electronic testing equipment
  • Microprocessor programming is an asset

08--Engineering F--Permanent/Regular 

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