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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

ThyssenKrupp System Engineering, Inc. Auburn Hills, MI

Auburn Hills, MI
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thyssenkrupp AG (TK) is a leading global diversified technology and materials group based in Essen, Germany. It has 160,000 employees in nearly 80 countries working with passion and expertise to develop technologies, products and services for sustainable progress. Their skills and commitment are the basis for our success. In fiscal year 2013/2014, the Group generated sales of 41 billion (approximately $51.7 billion).

Globally, the company comprises seven business areas (BA): Steel Europe, Steel Americas, Materials Services, Elevator Technologies, Components Technologies, Plant Technologies and Marine Systems, which serve clients across the automotive, aerospace, industrial and chemical sectors.

ThyssenKrupp System Engineering, Inc. develops, designs and manufactures turn-key automotive body and powertrain assembly systems including gauging and testing technology for worldwide automotive manufacturers and their supplier industry. ThyssenKrupp System Engineering is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan .

Candidate must have solid (BIW) Body in White and closures experience.

*Executes equipment design, feasibility studies, preparation of specifications, and technical documentation.

*Carries out engineering solutions and designs in compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer requirements and project specifications. Applies design standards and generic design patterns.

*Develops and designs mechanical solutions for equipment of different kinds that provides specified and required functionality and cost effectiveness.

*Review and interpret mechanical specifications.

*Develop concept sketches for mechanical devices related to assembly systems.

*Develop design/layout of cost unit & cost unit element.

*Present/review design with others including customer.

*Create all necessary deliverables for engineering release including bill of material (BOM), and then release BOM for procurement.

Education and/or Experience

MUST HAVE (BIW) Body in White and closures experience.

Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in a related field from a 4-year college or university with at least 5 years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Other Skills and Abilities

*Capable of designing complex machines using NX Unigraphics and CATIA V5 CAD Software.

*Knowledge of OEM Specifications such as FORD, GM or CHRYSLER

*Capable of executing detailer role.

*Working knowledge of GD&T.

*Ability to understand specifications, including company, customer, government and safety.

*Ability to utilize personal computer equipped with electronic database, spreadsheet, word processor and AutoCAD software with high proficiency.

*Ability to understand customer and applicable international standard requirements.

To learn more about thyssenkrupp in North America, please visit our website:

thyssenkrupp System Engineering, Inc. offers a full benefit package including: Vacation, 401k with company match, educational reimbursement, Medical coverage, Flex Spending, Prepaid Legal and Company provided dental, vision, life, short term and long term disability insurances

thyssenkrupp System Engineering, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected characteristic required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly.