Fiat Chrysler Automobile Engineering Director, North America in Southfield, Michigan
Engineering Director, North America
Career Area:Engineering & Design
Date Posted:July 20, 2020
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Strategically leads the Design Engineering functions in the US and Mexico.
Take ownership. Are you ready for a challenge?
In this role the ideal candidate will act as a network and think innovatively while executing the following responsibilities:
Responsible for resource and workload planning
Directs workforce development
Identifies new tools and systems
Manages the design engineering teams
Works with Technical Department Managers to ensure project execution and process improvements
Ensures a pipeline of qualified Department Managers and engineering resources; Responsible for establishing Career paths, development plan, and succession plans
Supervises supplier capacity for outsourcing activities
Ensures customer satisfaction in project design
Contributes to long-term development of the regional business and organization
Collaborates with Proposals, Project Management, and Research & Development
Other duties as required
Reports to:Head of Operations for North America
Do you have what it takes?
This role is best suited for a candidate that possess the following qualifications:
Knowledge & Skills:
Needs technical awareness
Global Exposure experience
- 10+ years managing large design teams
- Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or business
Travel: May need to travel occasionally
Knowledge & Skills:
- Strong communication and presentation skills.
- Master’s Degree in engineering or business
Let’s Connect. A Global Spirit, a Local Presence.
Let’s Work. A history rooted in excellence, a future driven by innovation.
Let’s Innovate. We believe that innovation drives the industry towards excellence.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.
As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.