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Autoliv is currently looking to fill the role of a Application Engineer focusing on Side Airbags and Inflatable Curtains for its GM Business Unit. This position can be located in Auburn Hills, MI or Ogden, UT. The role entails working closely with engineers from multiple departments within Autoliv and directly with the customer (Tesla/Rivian). Engineer must be a motivated, self-sufficient, results-oriented professional who can meet program needs and Company objectives while meeting sales and project deadlines.

  • Responsible for the application-level design and development of SAB and IC projects including directing design team to properly package product in CAD vehicle environment, releasing BOM’s and drawings, testing and product validation
  • Primary technical interface to project manager and internal and external customers (as needed)
  • Prepare and develop technical presentations for Design Reviews, Tollgates and Line Design Workshops
  • Coordinate design development in accordance with the Autoliv Product Development System (APDS) to meet all critical customer and manufacturing milestones
  • Coordinate and lead all required tolerance stack-ups and design studies to ensure proper interface with vehicle environment
  • Prepare and maintain robust engineering documents including DFMEA, DVP&R, Design Guidelines Document (DGD) and drawings
  • Support all prototype part builds both internally and at the customer, as required
  • Cross-functional team member supporting all applicable internal departments including design, manufacturing, purchasing, quality, program management and suppliers to ensure a successful program launch
  • Coordinate all testing and production validation to meet occupant injury and product performance criteria per established Autoliv, customer and/or governmental requirements
  • Support customer engineering and manufacturing plants as required.
  • Adhere to all applicable Autoliv and customer standards and procedures
  • Applicant should possess a strong attention to detail and desire to work in a demanding, fast-paced work environment

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering – Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, etc.
  • A minimum of 3 years of related experience in the Automotive Industry
  • Previous Restraints experience is preferred
  • Experience working in with a fast-paced customer
  • DFMEA / DVP&R / DRBFM / DRBTR experience
  • Results oriented with the ability to support cross-functional local and global teams
  • Detail oriented with the capability to dig into data and prioritize tasks and decisions in a timely manner
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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