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    Design Release Engineer- Body Closures - JD no:836

    Operations | USA, USA

    Job Title:

      Design Release Engineer- Body Closures


      • 6 - 10 Years


        • B. Tech/B. E or M. Tech/M. E (Mechanical, Automotive)

        Job Location:

        • USA

        Job Description:

          The Body Closures - Design and Release Engineer should have minimum 6 to 10 years of working experience and the previous experience of Auto OEM/Tier1 in component and system management must be proven. Especially VW release experience (KVS system) with 3D Experience or Catia V5 skills
        • Activities includes the initial design, concept creation and construction of components, parts and systems in area of development according to customer specifications, taking into account the technical and legal requirements
        • Independent coordination of the Closure and Structure panels in coordination with all development partners and suppliers throughout the entire development process from design to series production support.
        • Responsible for creating design specifications for design and system suppliers and for monitoring the progress of work.
        • Carrying out design reviews with internal and external customers and presenting the design progress.
        • Review design and drawing data for compliance with all requirements such as quality and cost specifications, manufacturing compliance and serviceability.
        • Guidance and implementation of data management in the customer-specific PLM systems.
        • Independently handle the design activities for Sheet metal parts to industrialization and releases it for series production.
        • Design release activities of BIW and Closure systems and its components.
        • Closely work with Body Closures Product Engineering team and other cross functional team.
        • To perform DMU activities inside the relevant system.


        Required Skills/Experience:
        • Graduated in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering.
        • Very good skills in 3D Experience / Catia V5 CAD Modeling, surfacing & 3D CAD Annotation.
        • Excellent experience including Inner and Outer panels, reinforcement panels and hinge brackets.
        • Very good knowledge of stamping, tooling, joint technologies especially spot welding, materials, stack up FMEA.
        • Capable of creating Hood / fender outer panel from Class A surface.
        • Should be aware of Top and Side impact regulations related to BIW / Closure Systems
        • Very good experience for understanding and implementing DFx (Mfg., Assembly & Serviceability) requirements within the project scope.
        • Knowledge in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
        • Good interpersonal skills involving ability to work effectively cross-functionally and cross-culturally.
        • Understanding of engineering theory and principles of design
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