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Design/Engineering Manager, MI

Summary: To develop design strategies, coordinate communication within the design team, present design ideas, and work closely with cross-functional groups to meet customer expectations and project timing.

Pay: $100,000-$160,000

Essential Functions:

  • Develop creative and innovate engineered solutions that meet or exceed customer expectations.
  • Review and study customer specifications, engineering schematics and other data in order to determine the design procedures needed to generate and release digital and/or hardcopy printouts related to the engineering and manufacturing requirements.
  • Perform necessary engineering calculations and proper material selection to satisfy the required design functionality.
  • Be knowledgeable of the release systems and procedures, and releases all the necessary detail drawings in digital and/or hardcopy formats per established requirements of the internal and external customers (for example release to purchasing for make/buy decision, input for controls design and engineering, and documents to support field installation and service personnel, direct digital transfers to customer systems).
  • Requires interacting with purchasing, manufacturing and finance groups
  • Track and manage Engineering open issues to on-time closure for project deliverables
  • Direct / Manage departments Engineering resources to complete development of the product.
  • Establish the deliverables for the Engineering department and ensure completion dates are met.
  • Call meetings as needed for Engineering group and communicate with customers in a timely manner.
  • Establish and maintain engineering project plan for product development to launch.
  • Track Engineering changes and relay these changes to the Project Management team.
  • Other functions as assigned by Management



  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering or equivalent in experience and education combined
  • Minimum 8 years’ relevant industry experience
  • Experience working with CAD systems and software is a plus. Software such as: Unigraphics, NX, Fides, Autodesk Inventor, Solidworks and AutoCAD.
  • Highly preferred previous experience within the automotive industry of designing and tooling
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work extended hours and travel when needed. 
  • Ability to mentor
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize

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