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Design Engineer Level II

Kasai North America, Inc
Troy, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

You must be legally eligble to work in the continential United States. NO VISA SPONSORSHIPS or OPT.

Reports to: Design Engineer Manager

Plan, coordinate, and perform product design development and post-development and analysis work in assigned responsibilities by utilizing product design practices and principles. Operate in a team environment and provide input to design solution during the design development phase.


  • Analyze assignments and determines engineering specifications which must be fulfilled for problems or projects.
  • Produce and/or evaluate possible design solutions to improve cost, quality, delivery and performance on specialized knowledge of engineering applications together with possible involvement of other functional engineers and/or customer/supplier personnel.
  • Compile and furnish necessary information to document the design solution required for building of parts' components and adoption of the design with possible involvement of other functional engineers and/or customer/supplier personnel.
  • Produce computer generated drawings and documents as required.
  • Provide technical design support to sales, product engineering, manufacturing, and quality organizations.
  • Apply knowledge of company products, policies and practices to provide economies through standardization of parts and products.


  • Minimum of Bachelors of Mechanical Engineer


  • Experience with engineering tools and systems.
  • Technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of mechanical system preferably in automotive industry.
  • Product Design Experience 5 years or more
  • Injection Molding parts design experience
  • Good negotiation skills with customer
  • Interior door trim, headliner (roofing)
  • Experience with Honda, Nissan, Toyota, Subaru, Volkswagen


  • Experience with CATIA-V5.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products.
  • Excellent skill and experience to lead the design team as the team leader for new vehicle development.
  • Understanding of DFMEA, (Lessons Learned documents).
  • Understanding of Component Releasing, Change Control and Data management is desired.
  • 3D A-surface modeling

Training Specific to Position:

    • On the Job Training by team leader.


    • Ability to work effectively with a minimum supervision.
    • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.

Work Environment

This job operates in an office and manufacturing environment, and routinely uses standard office equipment. The performance of this position will also require exposure to the manufacturing areas, which requires the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses.

Physical Demands

The employee frequently is required to sit and occasionally required to stand or walk; use hands to handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee may occasionally move up to 25 pounds.

This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are exclusive standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instruction, and perform any other related duties, as may be required by their supervisor.

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Kasai North America, Inc


Troy, MI
48083 USA



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