Schaeffler Group USA Development Group Leader in Troy, Michigan

Schaeffler Group USA Inc. has a job opening for the position of Development Group Leader based out of its location in Troy, MI. Job Duties: Manage the coordination and overall integration of technical activities for development engineering projects, ensuring execution of group engineering deliverables by function (Design, Development, or Application) to support department objectives. Confer with colleagues in similar functions to discuss project specifications or procedures. Establish technical and engineering goals within broad outlines provided by company management, and manage benchmarking activities for functional area. Develop standards and procedures for engineering and technical work, including engineering standards for products or activities in functional area. Consult with customers to prepare project specifications and to develop rapport. Provide engineering management support for the development of new and innovative solutions for products and identify new applications for existing products. Teach, instruct, mentor, lead, and manage engineers, and ensure group has working understanding of technology, product testing and analysis, and manufacturing systems. Participate in research and development activities for the development of new products and technologies. Ensure functional area managed operates efficiently, within budget, and reflective of overall business goals. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or related field, plus 4 years of experience in the job offered or as a development engineer in an automotive development environment. Experience must include development of standard, switchable, and fully variable valvetrain systems. Send Resume To: Margarita Laverde, Senior Paralegal Specialist, 308 Springhill Farm Road, Fort Mill, SC 29715.