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Transmission Design Engineer in Farmington, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

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Transmission Designer
Farmington Hills, MI


Our client is a growing company who is looking to add an experienced and professional Sr. Designer to the team. The Sr. Designer would be responsible for the design and analysis of automotive transmission systems and components, such as complex housings, gears, shafts, valve bodies, actuator systems, clutch systems, etc.

Looking for an experienced transmission designer not afraid to take on engineering processes

Sr. Designer Requirements:

  • 5 years of transmission/gearbox design and or analysis with technical responsibility of product
  • High standard of competency in transmission assembly and or component design
  • Associates degree in design.

Sr. Designer Description:

  • Technical responsibility for design projects of a broad variety in both content and value – responsibility dependent on level of experience
  • Design creation, often from clean sheet with parametric CAD tools, including GD&T and tolerance stack creation
  • Mentoring of engineers and designers to teach design skills
  • Technical and commercial management of projects
  • Maintenance of customer relationships
  • Component or system design analysis (hand calculation and FEA design analysis software, this will be a development opportunity for the successful candidate)
  • Presentation and communication of technical design elements to client companies


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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