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Senior CAD / FEA Engineer

Job Number:  14592
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Cosma Die Technology
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular
Location: 

Troy, MI, US, 48098-2863

Oversee assignments as delegated and directed by the Engineering Manager. Follow all projects and communicate with CDT management and customers to maintain quality, meet timing and keep within budget deliverables of the services requested. Support personnel in areas of Process, Simulation and CAD as required. Assure deliverables meet the standard work requirements and pass-fail criteria of Cosma Die Technology.

Function

The Senior CAD / FEA Engineer will report to the Engineering Manager.

Job Requirements

Professional Highlights

  • Proven extensive experience in automotive manufacturing / engineering environment.
  • Experience in managing projects which require intensive technical knowledge.
  • To perform this job succesfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

Education/Experience

  • University degree with concentration in Engineering or equivalent work experience in the automotive industry.

Language Skills

  • Business fluent in English language; any other language would be an asset.

Travel Requirement

  • Valid Passport and no travel restrictions.
  • Cosma Production Plant and Die Shop support as required.

Job Description

Oversee assignments as delegated and directed by the Engineering Manager. Follow all projects and communicate with CDT management and customers to maintain quality, meet timing and keep within budget deliverables of the services requested. Support personnel in areas of Process, Simulation and CAD as required. Assure deliverables meet the standard work requirements and pass-fail criteria of Cosma Die Technology.

Functions (in detail)

  • Maintain CAD data in an organized and identifiable state for data tracking, storage, and transfer purposes compliant to CDT system and structure.
  • Track and resolve all customer issues in a timely manner with the support of Cosma Die Technology engineering and management team.
  • Support manager to ensure projects meet all Cosma Die Technology / Cosma standards, Customer specific standards and Customer requirements to fulfill scope of work and timing.
  • Support department Personnell with job line ups, information, reviews of work perofrmed, maintaining budgets and timing.
  • Coordinate with Die shops and production plants globally to gather data to improve correlation of Simulation as it applies to formability and spring back.
  • Comply with all Cosma Die Technology rules and regulations, all company policies, rules and regulations.
  • Coordinate with Management and Personnell to identify areas of continuous improvement for provided services.
  • Assist and support immediate and indirect supervisors as requested.

Required Skills

Personal and Social Skills

  • Empathetic, sensitive, and team-oriented.
  • Integrity, authenticity, and loyalty.
  • Ability to work under pressure, high frustration tolerance and stress resistance.
  • High degree of self-motivation, hands-on approach and ability to work on own initiative.
  • Willingness to extend expert knowledge constantly and acquire knowledge outside of own subject area.
  • Understand and follow established rules, procedures and policies relating to position and Cosma Die Technology.
  • Use good judgment in all matters of work practices, ehtical conduct, compliance and safety.

Communication, Collaboration, Advisory Skills

  • Support team with clear objectives and goals.
  • Good organization skills with data.
  • Good program management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Good communication skills with Customers representing CDT professionally and technically.

Business and Methodological Expertise

  • Expert understanding of sheet metal formability and Die Process.
  • Expert knowledge of stamping and Manufacturing process.
  • Working knowledge of Engineering Release systems.
  • Ability to use network of PC based computer systems (Microsoft preferred).
  • Expert knowledge of stamping formability simulation using one or more of the following software: Autoform, PamStamp, LS Dyna.
  • Expert knowledge of CAD surfacing and Construction techniques Catia or UG.

Management Skills

  • This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Intercultural Skills

  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment.

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