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Senior Electrical Engineer, Lamp/Lighting - Plymouth, MI

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Location:Plymouth, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
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Working as a Lead Electrical Engineer, supporting a major OEM's automotive lighting projects, the position has wide scope across NA Branch and company headquarters (HQ) in Korea.

Key Responsibilities: 

Development of the complete electrical architecture for Exterior Automotive lighting systems and/or control modules, also collaborate with engineers from mechanical, CAE, manufacturing and testing departments.

  • Responsible for the technical coordination of the development of Control Units or LED Electronics from quotation to serial production to meet timing, performance, cost and quality requirements. Leading a team of engineers within one or more projects.
  • Support DFMEA, DVP&R, wiring schematics, component selection on assigned programs per customer requirements.
  • Technical interface to the Customer for all electrical matters, requirement management and coordination of quality planning.
  • Responsible for electrical system engineering
  • Working with the sales and purchasing team to meet cost and price targets
  • Presenting results and negotiating solutions to the customer
  • Technical management of suppliers (EMS)
  • Compliance to and maintenance of internal processes per automotive standards. Assure process compliance within the project team.
  • Work collaboratively with Local Customers, Local team members, Research engineers from Korea and/or in Korea- Your project(s) may accompany HQ research engineers remotely or on your business site.

Consult with Expatriate coordinator to enhance communication with R&D HQ.


Experience Level:

5+ years of experience within electrical development in the exterior automotive lighting sector with a good knowledge of automotive electronics processes.

Education Requirements: 

Minimum B.S. in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree required. Preferably Master's Level degree.

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