Autoneum is globally leading in acoustic and thermal management for vehicles. The Company develops and produces multifunctional, lightweight components and systems for interior floor and engine bay as well as the underbody. Customers include almost all automobile manufacturers in Europe, North & South America, Asia and Africa. Autoneum operates 55 production facilities and employs around 13000 people in 25 countries. The Company with its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol AUTN).


At our North American headquarters in Novi, MI we are looking for a


Material and Process Development Engineer

United States - Novi 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the successful transition of newly developed product technology from the R&T group based in Winterthur
  • Lead multiple product cost optimization projects from inception to production
  • Work to develop concurrence between Manufacturing, Tooling, Purchasing, Program Management and our manufacturing facilities
  • Support program launch activities to ensure new products deliver expected output on time and on budget
  • Ensure systems are in place to provide input to product engineering to optimize manufacturing feasibility
  • Work with manufacturing to schedule production line time for product development trials

The qualified candidate will have:

  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry/Material Science or related field from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 5 years previous experience in manufacturing, product development and/or systems engineering
  • Experience with thermal conductivity and how to apply it
  • Familiar with production environment and manufacturing equipment

This position works under pressure of deadlines with interruptions occurring regularly.

Travel is required, by car or air, to visit customers and manufacturing locations.  Some international travel may be required.

Position frequently requires more than 40 hours per week.

The primary purpose of this job description is to summarize the key/essential duties.  Other duties may be assigned.  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

If you meet all of the qualifications listed above, please send your resume w/ cover letter (include the position you are applying for) to:

Autoneum North America, Inc.
Cathy Sanchez, HR Manager
29293 Haggerty Road
Novi, MI 48377



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