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DRE role to manage the Front End Accesory Drive (FEAD) for a I4 production engine program.

Drives systems level design and engineering work on customer projects from concept to production Responsibilities: *Work with designers, suppliers, customer and anaylsts to deliver FEAD system. *Performs system level engineering work on customer projects. *Plans and formulates work flow of self and others to meet specified deadlines with minimum of supervision. *Has engineering responsibility and can lead specific phases of projects i.e. technical studies, specification writing, establishing technical plans. *Develops, coordinates development plans and drives own engineering activities accordingly. Plans, initiates and coordinates other activities such as analysis, mechanical development, procurement, quality management. *Can initiate and coordinate and participate in design FMEA’s in a technical role (not as a moderator). *Co-ordinates project meetings, design reviews and sign off reviews. *Responsibility for reports and presentations (internal and to customer) *Resolves engineering and design conflicts. Being able to judge when to escalate to project management, chief engineer, etc. *Maintain interface with other systems of the overall project. *Owns all system engineering tasks relating to system responsibility i.e.: - Architecture - Resolving design constraints and establishing interfaces - DFMEA’s, DVPR’s - BOM input - Coordinating input from other skill teams as required i.e. analysis - Supplier negotiations and lead-time planning - Change management - Customer interface *Drives release/sign-off process and makes sure that all activities are planned, executed and targets met for release according to project timing plan *Makes sure that all design, analysis and mech. dev. deliverables are met according to project timing plan *Able to coordinate work to meet tight deadlines *Awareness of costs and budgets *Lead and author single team proposals *Provide engineering leadership to project teams Qualifications: *Bachelor and/or Master degree in Mechanical Engineering and 5+ year experience in powertrain release experience *Excellent knowledge of more than one area of engine systems *CAD skills, preferable Catia V5, (not required but would be an advantage) *Can lead system engineering process i.e.

- P-diagrams and boundary diagrams - DFMEA’s - DVP&R *Supplier negotiations *Team leader skills *Communication and presentation skills *Good understanding of CAE tools and practices *Good understanding of mechanical development *Understanding of quality management tools