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Mechanical Engineer

Job Number:  66496
Group:  Magna Corporate
Division:  Mobility USA
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Troy, MICHIGAN, US, 48083

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Job Number: 66496 
Group: Magna Corporate  
Division: Mobility USA 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: TROY 


Group Description 

At Magna, we create technology that disrupts the industry and solves big problems for consumers, our customers, and the world around us. We’re the only mobility technology company and supplier with complete expertise across the entire vehicle.

We are committed to quality and continuous improvement because our products impact millions of people every day. But we’re more than what we make. We are a group of entrepreneurial-minded people whose collective expertise gives us a competitive advantage. World Class Manufacturing is a journey and it’s our talented people who lead us on this journey.


About the Role

The Magna New Mobility team is seeking a talented & nimble engineer to join our Mechanical team to solve challenging problems towards advancing mobility for everyone and everything. An ideal candidate should be able to work in a fast-paced environment and comfortable working with ambiguity to develop innovative solutions solving problems related to people and goods mobility. You will be responsible for developing concepts, prototyping, validation and launching them into production. We encourage all individuals who give nothing less than their best to apply, we’d love to hear from you. 

Your Responsibilities

  • Create specifications and requirements to meet functional objectives. 
  • Work with engineering tools to develop prototype and/or production intent solutions.  

  • Conduct product benchmarking and research studies to help develop new designs for steering, structure, body, and braking systems. 

  • Analyze engineering results and proposed product changes to determine feasibility, and improvement of functional performance. 

  • Direct testing activities for components and equipment under designated conditions to ensure operational performance meets specifications. 

  • Communicate design concepts with the CAE Engineers and evaluate structural analysis results.  


Who we are looking for

  • Degree in an Engineering or related field 

  • Comprehensive understanding about automotive technology 

  • Good understanding of basic engineering principles including FEA, GD&T etc. 

  • 3+ years of recent, in-depth, hands-on experience in a relevant field in the automotive industry 

Your preferred qualifications

  • Demonstrated technical ability and creativity to initiate, direct, and control specific projects. 

  • Basic understanding of fluid dynamics, heat transfer, and their importance in automotive systems 

  • Knowledge of laboratory mechanical testing (tensile, hardness, metallurgy) 

  • Coordinate fabrication and installation activities to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design and customer specifications. 

  • Provide design direction to CAD Designers and assist them in altering or modifying designs to meet objectives 

  • Communicate design concepts with CAE Engineers and evaluate structural analysis results. 


What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Troy
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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