Design Engineer

Sterling Heights, MI 48312

Posted: 05/29/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Design Engineer Job Number: 3866653

The Combat Vehicles Structures Design Engineer is responsible for designing and coordinating engineering aspects associated with the vehicle chassis and turret Structures. Structure Design products include the vehicle hull structures and all structural interfaces (i.E. Machining, mounting provisions, welded on brackets, & stiffeners), doors, hatches, access panels, lifting/towing/tie-down provisions, and intake/exhaust grilles. The Structures engineer will work other system IPT s to document and integrate their mechanical interfaces (Mounting Provisions) onto the structure. The Structures engineer may also be responsible for hull attachment installations such as lifting, towing/tie down, ramps, hatches, and access panels. The Structures Engineer will at all times promote and maintain a safe work environment and ensure compliance with all safety rules of the company. The Structure Engineer will also be expected to provide Engineering Support In Production (ESIP), to work with technicians, weld engineers, and manufacturing engineers to help resolve problems on the production line. The Engineer must be able to capture the details of any issues discovered during production in a Problem Report, then report back the issues to the IPT lead engineer.

Must be experienced using CREO Must be organized and have good communication skills Must be a self-starter that takes ownership of tasks and drives them to completion Expert knowledge and experience with PTC s CREO Cad and CREO View computer tools.Manages change requests received through reports and requests (Vendor Information and Change Requests, Request for Variance) within the delegated scope authority and budget.Maintains engineering rigor, documentation and product quality and safety throughout the lifecycle.Conceptualizes, creates, and analyzes designs to ensure technical outcomes are consistent with customer and company requirements.Performs trade/decision studies to ensure optimum solutions are reached.Participates in formal technical reviews with peers and subordinates.Maintains a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies.

Bachelor of Science Degree and 2 to 4 years of relevant work experience in the defense or automotive industry.

DoD work experience in combat vehicle design preferably vehicle structures

Marques Swift
Client Relationship Coordinator

Marques joined The Panther Group in 2015. He developed a keen eye for talent which serves both our candidates and clients well!

Fun Fact: He is a big Boston sports fan, and is a season ticket holder for the New England Patriots.

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