AVL is the world's largest independent company for the development of powertrain systems with internal combustion engines as well as instrumentation and test systems. We are searching for an experienced Design and Release Engineer to work on-site at the AVL facility in Plymouth, MI and/or off-site at a customer facility as required. The successful candidate will leverage their 3+ years of Powertrain experience from concept to production. Qualified candidates will posess proficient communication skills and the ability to interact with customers on an everyday basis. Experience in CAD is preferred. AVL will consider contract or direct hires for this position.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Skill Team Roles:
The design skill team provides the required system, subsystem, and component design expertise to projects. Areas of support include but are not limited to: engine structure, cranktrain, power cylinder, cylinder head, valvetrain and timing drive, cooling system, lubrication and vent system, EGR, and sealing systems. Design skill team members are expected to have the following responsibilities:
Overall responsibility for the quality and delivery of project hardware, from concept through production The Project Engineer II - Design & Release works on all phases or aspects of projects aligned with the design skill team, and is specifically focused on the delivery of production programs. This role is expected to lead the design development of engine systems by coordinating cross functional design and engineering work on customer projects working with a cross functional team of designers, analysts, development engineers, and external interfaces (i.e., customers, suppliers, and manufacturing), with the following specific responsibilities:
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