"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Senior Launch Engineer

Location: Florence, AL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $82,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 2/12/2018
Job ID: 02567095
Job Description
Our automotive client is looking to add a Senior Launch Engineer to their team in the Florence, AL area.  As the Senior Launch Engineer you will utilize your experience and talents to coordinate and support the product maturation and development from prototype through manufacturing production stages to ensure that product design, manufacturing, assembly, and other problems are detected and resolved at the earliest stages of the product development cycle.
Must Have:
  • Bachelors degree required - engineering and related disciplines preferred;
  • 4+ years of related engineering experience;
  • Technical and understanding of statistics, inspection, testing, dimensional layouts, specification interpretation, and report writing in a manufacturing environment;
  • Knowledge and understanding of CAD, GD&T, and APQP;
  • Analytical and problem solving skills ? including the ability to evaluate and resolve issues or problems related to a successful product launch;
  • Computer skills in standard business software (including MS Office programs);
  • Written and verbal communications and presentation skills;
Key Responsibilities:
  • Coordinates product maturation (performance, dimensional, and appearance) phase of new launch;
  • Uses open issues report to record and track all open issues to closure;
  • Reviews advanced quality planning documents, FMEA’s, PDS, Process Flow Diagrams, Control Charts, Gage R&R studies, and capability studies to help identify and resolve issues during the development and launch of a new product;
  • Works with Launch Team to provide production level parts for each Customer Pre Production build;
  • Performs technical and statistical investigations and analysis on production, quality, process, and equipment issues using standard problem solving methods;


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