Technical Controls Specialist

Location: Plymouth, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $140,000.00 - $160,000.00
Degree: Master of Science;
Date: 2/14/2018
Job ID: 02563085
Job Description
We are looking for someone strong in leadership and a background in controls to support the Chief Engineer – Transmission. . This position . Must have strong background in automotive controls engineering and have leadership experience. Must have at least a Masters degree and be very competent in Mathlab/Simulink.
Technical / Engineering Management
Provide technical expertise  and guidance to leadership
Provide technical guidance and mentoring to engineers within the skill team
Create and maintains technical education resources
Participate in customer projects with new design/major redesigns as a technical expert and ensure best practice compliance
Lead and author large proposals spanning multiple skill teams (>$250k)
Participant in peer review process for proposals and projects
Methods Development Marketing / Sales
Identifies and leads research and development projects
Develops and shares best practice / lessons learned methods and documentation
Generates and maintains benchmark data for subject area
Participate and lead industry forums or other panels of experts
Support of sales/business development efforts (industry shows/customer visitations/technical presentations)
 Planning / Coordination Communication
Coordinate resource usage on appropriate projects (R&D, customer, internal, etc.)
Participate in the quotation/design review process to ensure deliverables are achievable
Reviews proposal, paper and presentation material for technical content and style.
  • Masters Degree or equivalent in Engineering or related field (PhD desired)
  • 15+ years experience in subject area
  • Leadership and Mentoring Skills