Application Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020103
Date Posted:Feb 22
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
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Position Summary:

We are looking for a Sealing (Fluid) Application Engineer to work with the global Sealing (Fluid) product development teams on the development of new or, modification of, existing window & door seals (or fluid components) for customer vehicle applications. Key will be their communication and negotiation skills with customers and supplies as well as having a customer-oriented approach.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Represent company to customer engineering; correctly determine customer engineering and test requirements; communicate customer requirements to internal team
  • Document and maintain material, mass, and other part specifications within the Math file
  • With global product engineering, guide the design and development of automotive seal strip (fluid) products and optimization of the product design
  • Work with OEM at the systems level on the synchronous design of sealing strip (fluid) systems
  • Participate in closure system analysis and verification (or fluid handling system analysis and verification)
  • Develop and improve product drawings, guide the DFMEA process, and provide technical guidance on test verification; support development of Design Validation Plan
  • Review designs and modifications with customers, product engineering, plants, etc
  • Communicate with customer to resolve technical problems
  • Support Sales & Program Manager on customer’s program management deliverables
  • Communicate with internal counterparts in other regions (Asia, Europe)
  • Coordinate with manufacturing engineering to optimize manufacturability of product
  • Collaborate with Quality team on root cause analysis, corrective action investigation, and other activities to support customer builds

Experience Required:

  • Understanding of rubber sealing & weather-strip technology (or fluid handling systems)
  • Desire to be involved in design and development, as well as customer interface
  • At least 3-5 years recent experience in rubber sealing (or fluid handling) preferably for a Tier 1 sealing (or fluids) supplier working directly with target OEMs

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to

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