Federal Mogul Powertrain Applications Engineer Ignition in Plymouth, Michigan

Title: Applications Engineer IgnitionID: req9017Type: Full Time Function: Product Engineering Division: PT - Ignition Location: Plymouth, MI, United States (47001 Port Street) DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Federal Mogul's Powertrain Division is looking for an Application Engineer that will be responsible for the concept, design, development and production support of Ignition Components. This work includes Customer Program Development (APQP); Part Design; Verification Validation Testing; Failure Analysis; Value Analysis/Value Engineering; Customer Interfacing and simultaneous engineering with the manufacturing plants. This person will become a valued member of our Global Ignition team, where we strive to promote from within wherever possible; therefore, opportunities for advancement are strong.An ideal candidate for this position is a candidate who possesses a Bachelors degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering and proven professional experience in superior customer service. Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects concurrently and the ability to be self directed are all necessary qualifications for this position.We are ready to act immediately on those candidates who are the best fit for the role. You'll first hear from someone in Human Resources to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our Sales Director. We pride ourselves on moving through processes quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication throughout.RESPONSIBILITIES:•Develop new products and materials to meet the changing demands of the marketplace•Perform detailed customer presentations•Work closely with the sales team developing specific customer account strategies•Prepare test requests, evaluate test results and publish final test reports•Work with manufacturing plants to assure manufacturability of designs REQUIREMENTS:EDUCATION:Bachelors Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering requiredSKILLS EXPERIENCE:•5 - 8 years of relevant work experience•Excellent written and verbal communication skills•Basic knowledge of FEA fundamentals•Ability to completely direct the activities of an account•Basic statistical knowledge•Problem solving methodology•Travel as required to support the customer and to support/develop new opportunitiesFederal-Mogul Holdings Corporation is a leading global supplier of original and aftermarket equipment for the automotive, aerospace, mining, marine and industrial markets. Founded in 1899 in Detroit, MI., Federal Mogul has more than 53,000 employees globally and maintains its world headquarters in Southfield, MI. The company's products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled