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Design Engineer

Ref #: 0006
Location: Detroit
Type: Permanent

Hagman Search Group is conducting a Design Engineer search for a global brake supplier in the Detroit, MI area. The position is responsible for developing various foundation brake components for assigned customer programs.


Plans, conducts and coordinates a broad range of technical analysis requiring in-depth knowledge of advanced braking principles and their applications. Will coordinate the technical activities of other engineers or engineering support personnel on specific assignments. 

  • Requirements analysis and concept generation
  • Creation of Product & Design Specifications
  • Product Development (design coordination, test plans, prototypes, FMEA’s, PPAPS)
  • Customer meetings to define product scope


Required Skills

  • NPI
  • FMEA
  • DVP&R
  • DFMA
  • DOE
  • Product Knowledge


Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of product development experience within the automotive brake industry
  • Six Sigma Blackbelt certification preferred


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