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HEAT EXCHANGER ENGINEERING MANAGER in Novi, MI at Hanon Systems USA, LLC

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary Responsibility:    Lead an AIC Heat Exchanger Applications Engineering Team

Typical Duties:

 

  • Lead and mentor a team of application engineers pursuing and developing HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning), BTM (Battery Thermal Management) and PTC (Powertrain Cooling) heat exchangers on vehicle programs.

 

  • Complete key engineering deliverables supporting customer phase-gate systems.

 

  • Complete APQP tasks aligned with product development responsibilities.
  • Facilitate design reviews and manage global and cross-functional input to product design.

 

  • Manage relationships with key internal functions (CAD, CAE, Test lab, Manufacturing Engineering, Planning, and Prototyping).

 

  • Plan and manage prototype component supply supporting Hanon part development activity.

 

  • Manage cost center operating activities, including budget proposals, spending, forecasts, and analysis.

 

  • Support product group value improvement initiatives.

 

  • Participate on Hanon global core engineering teams.

 

  • Promote Hanon products in all venues and support new business pursuits.

 

  • Interface with customers and resolve problems on a timely basis.

 

Promote skill and career development; manage employees’ performance

Job Requirements

Experience:   7–10 years in thermal components/systems engineering; 4-7 years with heat exchangers and related devices.

 

Academic:  Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering; Other disciplines considered.

 

Desired Competencies and Experience:

 

  • Design, develop, and release heat exchangers/thermal components.

 

  • Expertise in thermodynamics, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, structures, and materials engineering.

 

  • Advanced knowledge of HVAC, BTM, and Powertrain Cooling Systems operation.

 

  • Design and manufacture of formed aluminum components, assembly, and aluminum brazing.

 

  • 1D and CFD component and system analysis; FEA and other modeling techniques to refine component design.

 

  • Mastery of APQP disciplines such as FMA, DFMEA, DVP&R, PVP&R, and Control Plans.

 

  • Lead and mentor internal and customer Technical Design Reviews.

 

  • Effective project planning, time management and mentoring skills.
  • Effective oral and written presentation skills; practitioner with Microsoft Office Suite of tools.

 

Special Requirements:

 

  • Periodic travel to suppliers, customers, corporate offices, and manufacturing plants; including some international travel. Total travel <10%.

 

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