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TRW Automotive Holdings Corp.

Engineering Project Lead

TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. - Livonia, MI

Engineering Project Lead for slip control systems projects. Within the Braking Business Unit,

Customer Application & System Engineering Department, Slip Control Systems Applications Group.

Engineering Project Leads are the overall technical project lead and customer point of contact for slip control projects. Responsible for the overall development and release of Electrical Hydraulic Control Units to provide Antilock Braking, Traction Control, Electronic Stability control and other dynamic vehicle functions. Specific responsibilities include:

Work with vehicle performance, product design, software, and safety teams to coordinate design, validation, and release activities.

Lead up-front requirements solicitation and analysis, support ongoing requirement change management.

Manage overall project timing for to ensure on-time delivery of Engineering deliverables to internal and external customers.

Lead regular customer team meetings.

Lead regular cross-functional Engineering activities (open issues meetings, etc.).

Participate in vehicle development and customer demonstrations including support for vehicle durability and development activities at test tracks.

Support root cause analysis activities in simulation environments, development vehicles, and production vehicles.

Lead periodic cross-functional issue resolution activities to resolution.

Generate formal reports and summary presentations.

Plan and lead periodic internal management sign-off reviews.

Support launch activities at customer assembly plants (programming, end of line test, etc.)

Support cost savings initiatives.

Support in new business hunting activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum of bachelor degree in mechanical engineering or related field. Masters degree preferred.

Minimum of 4 years of automotive product engineering experience working in product development with a preferred focus on vehicle braking systems.

Familiar with OEM component design and release system.

Some travel required to support vehicle tests, review supplier plants and customer support.

Six Sigma Black Belt/Green Belt certification preferred.

Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

Position Status

Salaried Full-Time

Diversity Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran






United States

4 days 21 hours ago

TRW Automotive Holdings Corp.


Engineering Project Lead TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. - Livonia, MI, United States


Location: Livonia, MI

Company Profile:
The Safety Everyone Deserves TRW Automotive is the global leader in automotive safety. Among the world's largest automotive suppliers and one of the top financial performers in the industry, TRW had 2013 sales of $17.4 billion.