Detroit, MI
Full-time


The Resident Engineer will represent Amphenol Tecvox as the lead and on-site resident engineer for program execution matters. This will include interacting with various levels of OEM engineers, OEM engineering manager, program team, OEM Supplier Quality Team, OEM Manufacturing, etc. to resolve issues and to help grow the business.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as Technical and Resident Liaison for all matters related to the Tecvox portfolio of products, whether in quotation, design and development or production phases
  • Serve as primary onsite liaison for Tecvox product offerings between Customer and Amphenol/Tecvox
  • Support Project Team during Product Development Life Cycle to include: product, subsystem and vehicle development and vehicle launch activities
  • Support Project Team with getting technical and program information from customers and translate back to team
  • Support customer by providing technical information regarding current and future products
  • Support customer by updating and maintaining customer systems with supplier data and other data as required by the customer
  • Support Vehicle Assembly Plant/process Verification Activities and Systems as needed
  • Understand Customer application definition including vehicle packaging, styling interface, and vehicle system integration
  • Support development of future generation products (modules, cables and connection systems) to support next generation Automotive Infotainment requirements
  • Support Cost Team with Source Packages, Request for Quotes and Price Breakdown Studies
  • Keep Project Team updated with program timing and other details
  • Manage change notices and part deliveries
  • Present pre-production parts for technical review and approvals
  • Work with customer on cost reduction opportunities
  • Assist with Pre-launch and Launch activities
  • Support OEM Manufacturing and Service Engineering
  • Drive customer engineering/warranty issues to closure
  • Build, develop, and maintain customer relationships with emphasis on all aspects of the connectivity business plans
  • Participate in the development, validation, and improvement of requirements and specifications
  • Customer application definition including vehicle packaging, styling interface, and vehicle system integration
  • Participate in the development, validation, and improvement of requirements and specifications
  • Elevate and resolve vehicle application issues with the customer and component engineering
  • Provide vehicle application and voice of the customer input to component peer reviews, design reviews, and gate reviews
  • Identify, track and support new business opportunities at customer
  • Facilitate the seamless operation of the Amphenol Tecvox change management process with the customer’s process
  • Update vehicle and system bench content

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related Engineering discipline and/or sufficient years of experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of Resident Engineer experience with FCA
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with Media Hubs, Chargers and Cables
  • High level of proficiency with Automotive or Consumer Infotainment (USB, LVDS, FAKRA, HSD, HDMI, ETHERNET)
  • Product Development Life Cycle Management
  • Knowledge of Vehicle Development Cycle
  • Systems integration knowledge
  • Project Coordination Skills
  • Ability to multi-task and coordinate multiple “Live” programs
  • Proficient with MS Office applications
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customer and teams

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