AGC | Principal Engineer (Product Technology), Farmington Hills, MI

Get to Know Us:

AGC Automotive Americas (AANA) is a leading supplier of automotive glazing for the OEM and aftermarket industries and is part of the AGC Group, the largest global glass supplier employing more than 50,000 worldwide in approximately 30 countries.

Culture:

Expectations are high and team successes are celebrated. We believe in the power of skilled, engaged, and united teamwork backed by open, honest communication. Integrity matters most and is essential for building trust with teammates and with customers.

Summary of Position:

On the “front end”, Product Technology is responsible to work with AGC R&D and our development partners to transfer new technologies into the application domain.  On the “back end”, you will be responsible for providing our internal customers with the knowledge materials, development tools and subject-matter-expert support they need to bring reliable, profitable designs to market.  These knowledge materials and tools include design standards, standardized and new technology DFMEA’s, new technology implementation plans, engineering development tools.

Qualifications:

  • BS required in a related technical field
  • 3 years of experience in automotive product design [glass experience is a plus]
  • Detailed understanding of:
    • Design Standards and Specifications
    • GD&T tolerance stack-up principles
    • DFMEA methods and documentation
  • Understanding of CATIA, UG, Ideas or similar CAD software packages

We’re looking for someone with:

Creativity – You possess the internal need to create and continually iterate.  You look at situations with an open mind and develop smart, efficient and often non-obvious solutions.

Innate Curiosity – You are naturally curious about cause-effect relationships, what-if scenarios and why-done analysis.

Intuitive – You have the ability to see interconnections and dependencies between seemingly disparate pieces.  You can identify a missing element and/or gap based on general logic, even without having specific knowledge or experience in the subject.

Self-Educating – In addition to formal training opportunities, you possess an internal drive to identify areas of missing knowledge and independently close gaps.

Internally Motivated – You have an internal drive based on interest and/or self-imposed expectations.

Humble / Customer Serving – You embody our mission to enable the customer facing teams to be successful.  You understand that our customer’s failure is, at least on some level, our failure.

What Can AGC Offer You?

  • Competitive Compensation
  • A structured bonus plan
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • 401(K)
  • Generous PTO program
  • Discount programs
  • Opportunities for growth

If you would like more information or are interested in applying please submit your resume and a cover letter that includes your salary requirements.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer  –  To be considered applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.