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Southfield, MI, US, 48033

Product Designer, Seat Comfort, Thermal Comfort Systems


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.




As a member of the Seat Comfort Engineering team, the Product Designer will be responsible for:


The Role:

  • Performing product packaging studies and developing solutions for new and existing applications
  • Implementing design changes on current products with engineering guidance
  • Performing kinematic studies
  • Creating 3D models and 2D drawings including part tolerancing and applying GD&T
  • Performing stack-ups of detail components
  • Designing plastic and metallic components



Advantages of working at Lear in the Thermal Comfort Solutions group:

  • Exposure to the growing market of seat thermal and comfort products.



Your Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or technical discipline preferred but will consider AS degree with related work experience in product design environment
  • 7+ years product designer experience
  • Proficient in Catia V5 and Unigraphics NX
  • Proficient verbal and written communications skills
  • An ability to collaborate well in a team environment



Bonus If You Have:

  • Automotive seating experience
  • CAE (FEA, mold flow) experience
  • Customer Team Center training/knowledge


Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Detroit