Product Engineer II - JIT Seat Complete


Southfield, MI, US, 48033

Country/Region:  United States
Job Function:  Engineering
Requisition ID:  34365
Employment Type:  Salary


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As a member of the JIT Seat Complete Engineering team, the Product Engineer will be responsible for:  


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Key technical interface between Lear JIT manufacturing plant, Lear US-Southfield, MI engineering, Lear Korea engineering, and Hyundai-Montgomery (HMMA) product development team.
  • Applies root cause analysis strategies to systematically solve product related issues.
  • Supports completion of engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility. 
  • Utilizes knowledge of engineering theory, material science, manufacturing processes, to design products to meet manufacturing plant capabilities and customer specifications. 
  • Reports through the US engineering team based in Southfield, MI, with the position onsite at the Lear JIT manufacturing facility in Montgomery, Alabama.


Your Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or equivalent discipline).
  • Bilingual proficiency in both English and Korean; both verbal and written.
  • An ability to collaborate well in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of DFMEA, PFMEA, Control Plan.
  • Practical application of root cause methodology, including DFSS and Shanin techniques.
  • Knowledge of FMVSS and ECE specifications.
  • Experience with validation of seating systems.


Bonus If You Have:

  • Success launching seating components or assemblies.
  • Experience working for or with Hyundai on program product development .
  • Master’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or equivalent discipline).


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.

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Nearest Major Market: Detroit