Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Technical Perfection and automotive passion is what defines Faurecia. We design, engineer and provide the best in technology, systems and services for automobile makers in every major market on all five continents. If you share our ambition for technical perfection and our passion for all things automotive, Faurecia has a career for you.
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Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies is looking for a Chief Engineer
to be based at its Columbus, IN
The Chief Engineer is responsible for driving and ensuring that technical and manufacturing solution meets or exceeds the customer and company objectives/targets. Maintains smooth relationship with customers, ensuring projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with company policies and objectives. Manages, coaches and leads the product engineers, manages technical work packages, and sets objectives for all team members.
Leads and directs the establishment of design direction
Responsible for ensuring the technical portion of programs are delivered on time, within budgets, to the satisfaction of the customer
Keeps customer and company management informed of product status
Ensures the accuracy of engineering bill of material throughout product development and launch process
Assists with the internal perfromance targets of the system such that external targets will be met
Responsible for APQP documents including DFMEA, DVP&R, Performance Target Setting
Ensures that design content statistically meets NVH, engine performance, weight targets and other targets listed in a SOW type fromat
Ensures physics are applied and understood
The ideal candidate will have/be:
Automotive background with a Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline, or Master's degree in engineering
Strong communication (verbal and written) and problem solving skills
Minimum 5 years of professional (automotive) experience
General automotive knowledge and Tier 1 or EOM engineering experience
Strong teamwork sense
Minimum language skills: English