Systems Optimization Planning Engineer
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 11/29/2019

Job Description

Position Title: Systems Optimization Planning Engineer #274685
Rate: $27.82/hr
Location: Dearborn, MI 48124
Duration: 1 year contract + possible extension and / or hire

Position Description:
• Analyze complex systems
• Develop benchmarks for multifunctional systems, including enterprise cost, weight and function
• Cascade realistic/balanced targets and functional breakdown to deliver quality and value
• Develop cross-functional solutions that deliver cost, weight, performance and meet customer needs
• Lead trade-off discussions in Systems Engineering Reviews
• Work with purchasing to determine cost effective sourcing of the system
• Develop new methods for system optimization and drive into the engineering process
• Use SysML to document system information
• Develop Design Structure Matrices and Interface Engineering
• Cascade program deliverables and ensure that they are completed by the required gateways/milestones
• Ensure vehicle assumptions are aligned to functional agreements and requirements
• Drive coordination of cross functional teams in execution of Target Delivery and Target Confirmation for cost, weight and quality

Skills Required:
Experience related to domain knowledge in body structures, electrical systems, electrical motors, chassis or vehicle engineering
• Skill with a current optimization software such as Mode frontier or Heeds
• Demonstrated cross-functional team leadership ability
• Experienced in CAD, SysML and quality documentation (DFMEA, LFMA, Boundary Documents)
• Strong empathy and communication skills to enable collaboration
• Excellent communication skills both verbally and written, ability to concisely summarize complex concepts
• Great emotional resilience to negotiate cross functional trade-offs
• Strong systems thinking and analytical skills

Experience Required:
Experience related to domain knowledge in body structures, electrical systems, electrical motors, chassis or vehicle engineering
• Skill with a current optimization software such as Mode frontier or Heeds
• Demonstrated cross-functional team leadership ability
• Experienced in CAD, SysML and quality documentation (DFMEA, LFMA, Boundary Documents)
• Strong empathy and communication skills to enable collaboration
• Excellent communication skills both verbally and written, ability to concisely summarize complex concepts
• Great emotional resilience to negotiate cross functional trade-offs
• Strong systems thinking and analytical skills

Education Required:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Physics or related degree

Education Preferred:
Master’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Physics or related degree

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: Dearborn, MI
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 11/29/2019

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