Design Engineer III

Goken America   Irvine, CA   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on September 13, 2020
Design Engineer III Design Engineer III, Goken America, Irvine, CA. Design, development and release of Closures components and systems. Cradle to grave responsibility for design and development of components and systems relevant to vehicle closures (including Hoods, Fenders, Side Doors, Tailgates, Liftgates). Responsible for component release of closures components throughout program lifecycle. Lead collaborative development by interfacing with body engineering, studio design and customer experience teams. Analyze and resolve problems with moderate level of guidance and direction. Create part specification requirements and BOM. Negotiate with surrounding component business units and suppliers. Search new ways to increase overall efficiency, utilize up-to-date technology, and reduce design and parts costs. Travel to client sites required. Minimum requirements including: Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Aerospace, Automotive, Manufacturing)and 5 yrs relevant professional exp., including 5 yrs exp in automotive design and development process, system requirements, and general engineering best practice; 5 yrs exp in Closures components; 5 yrs exp as a Design Release Engineer or PIC (Person in Charge); 5 yrs exp using CATIA v5 or CATIA v6; and good understanding of DFM (Design for Manufacturing). Please apply at (NO CALLS): Job# 2020-3029