Product Engineer (CATIA) in Novi, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 10/26/2019

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Job Description

Product Engineer
Novi, MI


Our client is a world-class Tier 1 manufacturer of rubber and urethane automotive components looking to add a Product Engineer to their team in the Novi, MI Office. As part of this team the Product Engineer will be responsible for project management of interior equipment and urethane products for the automotive industry.

Product Engineer must have CATIA experience

Product Engineer Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (BSME preferred)
  • At least 1 year automotive industry experience
  • CATIA experience (1+ years)
  • Understanding of product drawings and GD&T (Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing)
  • Bilingual in English and Japanese preferred, but not required

Product Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Work in 3D modeling daily to create concepts, performance, and production criteria
  • Help in the design aspect of the initial RFQ process with OEM’s
  • Negotiate with the development team in Japan and Italy on various technical issues           
  • Negotiate appropriate production processes and provide feedback to development team in Japan
  • Work with Manufacturing Plant Production Engineers in the development of best manufacturing practices
  • Work with Purchasing and Suppliers to develop best component parts for product design
  • Produce final 2D drawings and specifications for assemblies and component parts            
  • Negotiate with customers for any technical issues      
  • Travel to development base in Japan and Italy to learn development skills            
  • Travel to production facilities to evaluate processes
  • Must be motivated, thorough, patient, willing to learn, and can work as a team with other multi-national team-mates
  • Must have good organizational skills, time-management skills, communication skills, and be efficient at completing tasks and reports 


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

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