Control Tec

Tool Design & Development Engineer

Source: Lensa


This position is part of our Signal & Power Solutions segment; Connection Systems business unit.

Summary (About this Position):

The Connection Systems North America (CS NA) team has an exciting technical opportunity for a Tool Design & Development Engineer. Under the direction of the Tool Engineering Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the design and development of high speed progressive metal stamping tools supporting North America automotive terminal manufacturing. The Tool Design & Development Engineer will learn progressive die design skills, support tool drawing management and work with product engineering and sales on new product development. The successful candidate's focus will be from inception through tool handoff to production.

Candidate Profile:

  • Curiously investigates everything with an ability to solve problems analytically, creatively and collaboratively

  • Leads with confidence and empowers those around them

  • Demonstrates an entrepreneurial mindset that's driven by hands-on experimentation

  • Embraces resilience; sees every challenge as a learning opportunity and invitation to grow

  • Models the Aptiv Values and adheres to Aptiv Corporate, Connection Systems and local procedures

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and build tools for localization and new business ventures

  • Revise and improve current tools to reduce waste and improve up-time

  • Implement continuous improvements in tool quality, cost and design technology

  • Develop and collaborate with suppliers for external tool design and build

  • Share technologies globally

  • Manage tool quotes, risk assessments, funding, purchase orders, spending forecasting and timing

  • Meet business case objectives cost, and quality

  • Modeling of existing Auto CAD Tool Designs into NX, improve current legacy dies

  • Ensure compliance with customer specific requirements

Must Haves (i.e. Basic Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Tool Engineering Technology OR Journeyman Tool and Die Maker

  • Demonstrated proficiency in AutoCAD, Unigraphics NX (preferred) or Solid Works

  • Mechanical aptitude with previous experience with close tolerance tools and measuring devices

  • Previous experience in reading and understanding tool and part prints

Nice to Haves (i.e. Preferred Qualifications):

  • Previous experience in stamping tool maintenance and troubleshooting

  • Previous experience forming copper and brass terminals or similar components in progressive stamping dies

  • Personable, experienced and patient

  • Occasional domestic and/or international travel possible but limited to short duration and special situations

  • Demonstrated proficiency using Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Project, Excel, Outlook, Skype, Teams, Visio, etc.)

  • Strong results-orientation and execution characteristics

  • Resourcefully innovative and adapts in a rapidly changing environment

  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a strong ability to communicate complex technical ideas and project status

  • Ability to effectively organize, prioritize and accomplish multiple conflicting tasks, make intelligent, timely decisions and solve problems independently

Aptiv USA Rewards and Advantages

  • Competitive compensation with bonus potential

  • Competitive health benefits including 401K match

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Discount programs with various manufacturers and retailers

  • Recognition for innovation and excellence

  • Opportunities to give back to the community

  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Paid Time-Off (Vacation and Parental Leave etc.)

About Aptiv: Aptiv is a global technology company that develops safe, green and connected solutions which are enabling the future of mobility. The company has over 160,000 employees across 15 technical centers and 126 manufacturing locations in 44 countries and generates over $14B in revenues per year.

Our name represents knowledge, adaptiveness and drive. It highlights our ability to both envision the future and to bring it to life, making it real through our portfolio of safe, green and connected technologies and deep systems integration expertise.

About Connection Systems: This business unit provides technologies that serve as the nervous system of the vehicle, including the complete design, manufacture and assembly of the vehicle's connection systems.

This business unit's products include a vast array of connection systems technologies for the vehicle, including: Housings, Terminals, MePa/Pin-headers, High Voltage Chargers and Interconnects, SRS, High Speed Data solutions, On-Glass connections, Electrical Centers, Media Modules and Wireless Charging products.

Our technology provides the critical signal distribution and computing power backbone that supports increased vehicle content and electrification, reduced emissions and higher fuel economy.

Some see differences. We see perspectives that make us stronger.

Diversity and Inclusion are sources of innovation and creativity, both of which are essential to Aptiv's success. Everyday our diverse team comes together, drives innovation, pursues solutions, and meets challenges using their unique abilities, perspectives and talents, changing what tomorrow brings. When you join our team, you'll get encouraged to think boldly, express your viewpoint and innovate as a matter of habit.

Some see technology. We see a way to make connections.

At Aptiv, we don't just see the world differently; we work to change reality. That means developing technology that rewrites the rules of what's possible in the pursuit of making transportation safer, greener and more connected. Today there are more than 160,000 of us globally, located in 44 countries, and united by one mission. Join the movement and together, let's change tomorrow.

Candidates for positions with Aptiv must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Aptiv is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

1 days ago

Warren, Mi

Control Tec

Full Time

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