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Southfield, MI, US, 48033

Product Engineer, Seat Climate, 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.




In this role you will support the Seat Climate Engineering team in Lear’s Seating Division.


The Role:

  • Your work will include, but not be limited to:
  • Supports completion of engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility. 
  • Design and development of product or part from the concept through the design process, validation, and production implementation.
  • Utilizes knowledge of engineering theory, material science, manufacturing processes, to design products to meet manufacturing plant capabilities and customer specifications. 
  • Applies root cause analysis strategies to systematically solve product related issues. 



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

  • Exposure to the growing market of seat comfort products.


Your Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or equivalent discipline)
  • Proficient verbal and written communications skills
  • An ability to collaborate well in a team environment
  • Co-op, internship, or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of DFMEA, PFMEA, Control Plan
  • Ability to travel as needed



Bonus If You Have:

  • Experience with AutoCAD or other CAD software
  • Automotive experience
  • Seating and/or seating component design experience
  • Experience in fan design
  • Practical application of DFSS and Shanin techniques


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