Optimal
  • Warren, MI, USA
  • Contract

Overview:

Responsible for ensuring new vehicle product designs are manufacturable as well as in compliance to manufacturing requirements and General Assembly strategies. Provides a consistent voice of Manufacturing to Product Engineering for a given global architecture/style.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand product design and communicate manufacturing requirements to product engineering.
  • Communicate product info & requirements to Arch Leads and Program Execution
  • Enforce compliance to General Assembly Strategies
  • Execute & Verify Manufacturing Requirements
  • Follow the Advanced Program Health Check (APHC) process for issue tracking and escalation
  • Resolve issues with Product Engineering and Global Manufacturing Engineering
  • Escalate deviations at Leadership Calls
  • Conduct virtual studies/assessments throughout Vehicle Development Process
  • Initiate / Conduct program Level 2 PFMEA workshops
  • Participate in product peer reviews (ePeer Process)
  • Document process & tooling requirements for regional execution and ensure compliance by all executing assembly plants
  • Drive product designs with the lowest Base Engineered Content (BEC) and participate in BEC reduction workshops
  • Communicate Lessons Learned to Global Integration Architects (Product TIE's) and Technical Process TIEs
  • Develop & communicate program compartment level 2 build sequence
  • Identify and communicate potential ergo issues to program ergonomist
  • Attend IVER builds (mandatory) and Assembly Plant builds (as required)
  • Act as IRT co-chair during IVER builds at PPO
  • Act as the Global IRT co-chair and drive common solutions across the regions


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
  • Previous work experience as a manufacturing engineer
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to make complex concepts/issues easily understood by non-proficient English-speaking peers
  • Strong VIS Mockup skills
  • ME Experience (Program Execution or Assembly Plant)
  • Knowledge of VS Manufacturing Engineering processes, including MPS, VAA, MRDB, E2, Auros, FIT, GLP, VDP, PRTS, and LMS.
  • Previous work experience as a compartment manufacturing engineer


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Working with the product engineers to confirm that the product designs can be assembled by manufacturing
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