Design Engineer III-Closures

US-OH-Raymond
Job ID
2017-1990
Category
Automotive Design

Overview

Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Goken America is an Engineering Services and Product Development company founded in 2004. At Goken America we strive to expand and deliver upon our company motto of “Creating Something Different”. We are continually striving to strengthen our organization, and are always seeking talented individuals who have a strong desire to work in an environment where they can make a difference.

 

Our “Vision” is to empower our associates to affect change wherever change is needed. Our “Mission” is that in building trust we foster greatness is our people, excellence in our clients and impact in our communities.

 

Goken America provides an excellent benefits package, one month of paid time off per year and a very competitive compensation plan. In addition, when applicable, we will also provide relocation assistance, temporary housing, visa support and other fringe benefits.

Responsibilities

 

Position Summary:

 

  • Lead and support the engineering activities for large scale product development programs by investigating feasibility, performing design using 3-D modeling software, conduct layout review and 2D drawing creation.
  • Analyze and resolve complex problems independently or with minimal guidance. 
  • Create part specification requirements and BOM.
  • Negotiate with surrounding component business units and suppliers.
  • Perform cost analysis, strength calculations and material selection.
  • Use best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve product and/or processes.
  • Search new ways to increase overall efficiency, utilize up-to-date technology, and reduce design and parts costs. 

*Travel to client sites required.

 

 

 

Qualifications

 

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 5+ yrs relevant industry experience or Bachelor’s degree and 7+ years relevant industry experience or Associate’s degree and 8+ years relevant industry experience. 
  • Education with the following specialties preferred: Mechanical, Mechanical Technology, Aerospace, Automotive, Manufacturing.
  • Strong understanding of DFM (Design for Manufacturing) required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in MS office.

 

Preferred:  

  • Experience with full life cycle of product
  • CATIA v5 with GSD workbench
  • Experience working with closures
  • Experience communicating with suppliers
  • Excellent ability to communicate project details to internal team members and external suppliers

  

Physical Demands:   

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The job might require long periods of standing while guiding

 

 

 

Goken America is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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