Senior Designer
  • Troy, Michigan, US
  • +914043515100
1 Day ago
Job Description
 Senior Designer: 3 openings available; Short-term contract (6 months) with potential for extension. Individuals should have UGNX experience; familiarity with GM products a plus.
JOB SUMMARY
Designs 3D math data, working layouts and typical sections of automotive vehicle components, assemblies, and systems
from engineering specifications, sketches, and engineering instructions.
QUALIFICATIONS
Education – Required: Associates Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Education - Preferred: N/A
Years of Experience: Minimum three to five (3-5) years of related experience required; five to seven (5-7)
years of related experience preferred
Supervisory Experience: None
Licenses and Certifications: None
Other Skills/Experience -
Required:
⎯ Experience in CAD tools such as Catia V5 and UGNX
⎯ Experience in creation of 2D drawings for part and assembly, 3D modeling, and
surface modeling
⎯ Basic knowledge of GD&T and application
⎯ Knowledge of assembly and part tolerance stack ups
⎯ Solid understanding of automotive structure (part placement, usage, and
performance).
⎯ Able to build 3D parametric models
Other Skills/Experience -
Preferred:
⎯ Knowledge of customer-specific standards and quality requirements for CAD
⎯ Process and manufacturing knowledge covering forming, joining, and quality
ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
⎯ Practice independent project management for smaller engineering projects.
⎯ Advanced development and design body and chassis components with consideration to installation space, functionality,
manufacturability, and availability.
⎯ Design parts and systems in a manner that reflects the forming and fabrication processes and capabilities of th e
manufacturing and assembly tooling.
⎯ Create complex conceptual class “A” surface from scans, point clouds, surfaces, and master sections.
⎯ Create 2D drawings that are completed with enough data to ensure that the part can be manufactured, quoted, or
gauged for functionality.
⎯ Compare different versions of parts and their impacts to the project.
⎯ Understand and apply customer given standards and procedures within the part or assembly design.
⎯ Understand and apply principles and limitations of stamping dies, hydroform dies, and welding technologies and
practices within design.
⎯ Apply geometric dimension and tolerancing to components and systems and identify potential impact to production
processes.
⎯ Coordinate with involved process partners about constructive design, material selection, concept of tolerance, and
joining method and sequence.
⎯ Provide recommendation for improvements to optimize the components or assemblies.
⎯ Participate in the development of Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (DFMEA).
⎯ Prepare and maintain detailed Bill of Materials (BOM) and Bill of Process information based on CAD files.
⎯ Understand and adhere to company engineering work order and PLM systems, including maintenance and release of
CAD data.
⎯ Practice proper modeling techniques which allow part/assembly to be easily modified during later engineering changes.
⎯ Execute multiple modeling projects correctly and efficiently in order to contain all program timing.
⎯ Interpret and follow design direction with minimal additional direction needed to complete tasks.
⎯ Perform additional duties as assigned.
Vehma International of America, Inc.
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⎯ Act with honesty and integrity, and make ethical business choices in accordance with Magna’s Compliance Policies and
Procedures.
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS
Subject to business needs < 5% of travel may be required.
Industry
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Required Skills
  • UGNX

Experience
  • NA

Salary
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Working Hours / Week
  • 40h