Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Kongsberg, with revenues of over EUR 885 million, the company’s 5,300 employees are spread over 17 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: 

WUXI Jiangsu, CN, 214028

Country/Region:  CN

  1. General

Area of responsibility                                     :  Engineering P&C

Number of subordinates - total                      :  -

Superior                                                         : Actuator Design Manager

Location                                                        : Wuxi

 

  1. Main objectives

To be responsible for Actuator product (Electrical Parking Lock/PRND/e-Axle Shifting Actuator ) design and application from mechanical side in accordance with Kongsberg Automotive quality assurance process and customer expectations according to agreed time schedule and specification.

 

  1. Areas of responsibility

The actuator design engineer is responsible for mechanical design with reference to mandate given by the manager and/or appointed Lead Engineer.

 

  • Actuator related products (e-Axle Shifting Actuator) and components design and application.
  • Project product feasibility study (actuator interface and kinematics) and propose solution bases on customer requirement and requirement analysis; technical communication with customer at quotation phase; create and release quotation engineering BOM; support lead engineer/sales/PM to complete project quotation; support A sample based on customer requirement
  • Create/release 3/2D of parts and assembly; support SQD/Purchaser to nominate supplier from technical side, technical communication with supplier about thermoplastic parts and metal parts and check DFM and parts feasibility; create/release product assembly sequence and support production engineer to assess product assembly; assess the simulation items of product (abuse load, vibration mode…) and dimensions which need tolerance stack calculation and support FEA teams to finish the simulation and 3DCS calculation; create/manage BOM/ECN/DFMEA/Critical feature list etc engineering document in PLM system; support validation team to finish and assess DVP and finish the items lead engineer distributes by;
    solve the issues occurred in DV and customer vehicle test
  • Support production team to solve part and assembly issue; check/assess the part status before DV and solve the issue occurred in PV; support project team to finish PPAP approval.
  • Support on market issue if there is and VAVE related works.
  • Benchmark and innovation concept involvement and concept design; daily work including time of work input/performance self-assessment/skill matrix self-assessment; lessons learn and product handbook
    involvement.
  • Support on global project and localization project, technical communication with European team.

 

  1.  Important external contacts
  • Relevant Suppliers
  • Customer product engineering

 

 

5.Competence profile (ideal)

The Actuator design engineer is part of the Engineering team who mainly focus on Kongsberg Actuator product design. He reports to Actuator design manager.

 

The Actuator design engineer is responsible for:

  1. Actuator mechanical realted feasibility study (actuator interface and kinematics) and propose solution bases on customer requirement and requirement analysis; technical communication with customer at quotation phase; create and release quotation engineering BOM; support lead engineer/sales/PM to complete project quotation; support A sample based on customer requirement
  2. Being responsible for actuator  projects, components design including die-casting housing etc. feasibility study and technical communication with supplier including Aluminium Die Casting/forked components/Metal stamping/Oil seal/Gasket etc
  3. Problem solving if there is problem on DV/production line related to design, support on Quality engineer to solve the problem in the market if there is.
  4. Create/release 3/2D of parts and assembly; support SQD/Purchaser to nominate supplier from technical side; create/release product assembly sequence and support production engineer to assess product assembly; assess the simulation items of product (abuse load, vibration mode…) and dimensions which need tolerance stack calculation and support FEA teams to finish the simulation and 3DCS calculation; create/manage BOM/ECN/DFMEA/Critical feature list etc engineering document in PLM system; support validation team to finish and assess DVP .
  5. Support on benchmark study to understand and absorb good design concept which can be used for either KA actuator design improvement or VAVE.

 

6.Qualifications:

  1. Education - master or bachelor’s degree in engineering (mechanic) or adequate local degree
  2. Work experience- preferably from automotive powertrain or transmission components (4 years or more)
  3. Proficient in Catia (Solidworks or other equivalent) to design part 3/2D, familiar with GD&T.
  4. Familiar with Aluminium die-casting and  metal part design, good understanding of metal material property/heat treatment/surface treatment.
  5. Good English spoken and written and can take part in global design task.
  6. Familiar with Electrical Actuator is a plus.
  7. Familiar with AMT transmission shifting system and e-Axle shifting system are plus.
  8. Good understanding of Sintered/forged/MIM part design and manufacturing process is a plus.
  9. Good communication skill and team player, passionate and accountable.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!


Keywords:  Mechanical Design Engineer
Application Id:  3680
Posting date::  Jul 11, 2024