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Senior Advanced Product Development Engineer

Global Technology Associates Southfield, MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Sr. Advanced Product Development Engineer

Pay Rate: Highly Competitive
Additional Benefits: Bonus eligible, Superior benefits, PTO, 401(k) plus 50% matching plan
Type of Hire: Direct

Position Summary:
The Advanced Product Development Engineer is responsible for the planning and development of both concept and production projects for everything; including electronic elements and sensors for module units for fascia, bumper, etc.


  • Guidance and direction to Tier 2 suppliers for electrical feature content
  • Responsible to ensure designs are manufacturable and market competitive
  • Supports Product Line Management with development of product concepts, etc.
  • World Class Manufacturing development for standardized manufacturing solutions
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with internal and external customers


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical, Electrical, Systems or Optics
  • Lighting knowledge and experience a must - experience with concept design and development of lighting, sensors and/or electronic integration strongly preferred
  • Past hands-on engineering or design experience a must (ability to look at a CAD file and understand packaging, fit, clearances, etc..)
    Self-starter – has experience in the advanced development side of the product life cycle.
  • Ability to architect solutions from customer needs and company capabilities & available solutions.

Global Technology Associates

Why Work Here?

Flexible Hours, Paid Holidays and Advancement Opportunities

Founded March 5, 1988, GTA started out as a placement firm for contract automotive design personnel. Today it is a full-service provider of both direct and contract automotive professionals and top management talent to a customer base that runs the gamut of most of the leading automakers and their key suppliers. We are proud to say we were founded in Michigan, we’re headquartered in Michigan and we’re staying in Michigan. GTA remains focused on honesty, integrity and professionalism as the building blocks of its continued success in an ever-changing industry. Our firm acts in a timely, professional manner in all of its interactions with customers and candidates.


Southfield, MI
48076 USA