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Aerospace Design Engineer

Company: General Motors
Location: Warren
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

About GMThere's never been a more exciting time to work for General Motors.To achieve our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion, we need people to join us who are passionate about creating safer, better and more sustainable ways for people to get around. This bold vision won't happen overnight, but just as we transformed how the world moved in the last century, we are committed to transforming how we move today and in the future.Why Work for Us Our culture is focused on building inclusive teams, where differences and unique perspectives are embraced so you can contribute to your fullest potential as you pursue your career. Our locations feature a variety of work environments, including open work spaces and virtual connection platforms to inspire productivity and flexible collaboration. And we are proud to support our employees volunteer interests, and make it a priority to join together in efforts that give back to our communities.Job DescriptionLead chassis structure, suspension, and steering analysis activities in support of vehicle program and technology development work. Perform structural analysis of automotive suspension and chassis structure components/systems for advanced vehicle development (AVD) or post-AVD vehicle programs to assess the following characteristics: Strength, Stiffness (Static and Dynamic), Durability, Noise and Vibration Performance, and drive design solutions. Support component and sub-system test development and issue root cause and resolution. Perform fatigue analysis and block cycle test creation for chassis structure and suspension components.* Document and archive analysis results and models* Present results and generate impactful recommendations, based on analysis, as requested and in support of virtual review process* Actively participate in Chassis Structure, Suspension, & Steering Product Development Teams (PDT)* Participate in Vehicle Dynamics and Noise & Vibration Performance Integration Teams (PIT)* Interact with design engineers on a regular basis in developing new components and systems* Develop, supervise, and update CAE portion of Analysis, Development, and Validation plan* Lead all aspects of coordinated supplier CAE activities* Participate in Statement of Requirements (SOR) process* Lead development of new CAE techniques* Keep up to date with the latest CAE tools/trends* Participate in CAE focus groups as requested* Generate technical solutions for current, new, and major programs* Provide technical leadership for advanced technology development* Perform sophisticated design analysis* Develop engineering designs (including subsystems)* Specify and balance system requirements* Plan and implement test and/or development programs to support CAE, test, and design communities* Communicate, coordinate, and advise engineering departments and customers* Stay abreast of new technology and competitive products* Travels as requiredAdditional Job DescriptionRequired Skills* 3+ years of engineering experience* BSE, BS in Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering or related experience* Familiarity with CAE and CAD* High level of oral and written communication skills* Understanding of engineering theory and principles of operation of mechanical/electrical mechanisms* Exhibit appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals* Specific knowledge of engineering subject area (e.g. mechanics, physics, metallurgy, manufacturing methods, electronics, software, control systems) within job-related areaPreferred Qualifications* Experience with a CAE modeling tools; HyperWorks &/or ANSA preferred* MS in Mechanical, Civil or Aerospace Engineering* Familiarity with CAE analysis codes; NASTRAN, OptiStruct, Abaqus, Adams preferred* Experience with component and sub-system test development and execution including real-time and block cycle testing* Familiarity with Weibull analysis and other statistical evaluation methods* Experienced with structural fatigue theory, tools, and methods; DesignLife/nCode preferred* Familiarity with structural optimization tools and methods; OptiStruct & iSight preferred* Familiarity with UG-NX CAD & CAE tools as well as MATLAB also preferred but not required* Familiarity with Windows and/or UNIX Based systems* Proficiency with MS Office applications* Proficiency in any of the following languages a plus: Spanish, German, Mandarin, Korean, Portuguese, Hindi/KannadaBenefits OverviewThe goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.Diversity InformationGeneral Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.Equal Employment Opportunity StatementsThe policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying. by Jobble

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