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Senior CAD / FEA Engineer

Job Number:  61148
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Cosma Die Technology
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Troy, MICHIGAN, US, 48083

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Job Number: 61148 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Cosma Die Technology 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: TROY 


Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


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.

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 successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily


  • 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 Requirements

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



  • 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 Personnel with Job Line ups, information, reviews of work performed, 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 Personnel to identify areas of continuous improvement for provided services
  • Assist and support immediate and indirect supervisors as requested

Required Skills

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 or 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
  • Die design experience considered to be an asset, although not required

Intercultural Skills

  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment

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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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