Feasibility study, lead time assessment, Tool design & development of new products.
Provide information to finance & facilitate product costing.
Design and preparation of technical drawings for process, sales and tooling design.
Conduct & co-ordinate 1st article meetings until submission & approval from customer.
Preparation of Bill of material, initiates APQP & PPAP for new part development.
Process design and updates of Control Plan, FMEA, and Flow Charts.
Timely update engineering changes (ECN) received from production / customers.
Collaborate with engineering team of other Global locations whenever necessary.
Drive the tooling and process related continue improvement project / activities.
Maintain confidentiality of all technical documents.
Problem solving on Fastener Technical & Application issues. Also provide Technical support to production, quality and sales whenever necessary.
Perform process optimization for continuous improvement and cost reduction.
Strive for new Technologies & process / product Innovation.
Other assignment from time to time by the Company.
Must have at least 6 years / 8 years experience in Fastener tool design, Ability to do tool design for multi-die, multi-blow fastener machine especially for automotive fasteners.
Familiar with Fastener secondary processes, Heat treatment and finishing.
Familiar with 2D & 3D cad tools such as AutoCAD, Pro-Engineer, etc.
Ability to communicate, work as a team in a matrix environment with positive attitude.
Ability to lead the Engineering team by aligning with Management directives.
Familiar with FMEA, SPC, APQP & PPAP tools & ISO/TS standards.
Familiar with international standard interpretations (DIN,ISO,JIS etc)
Understand various technical & customer specific standards of fastening system.
Experience in MS office tools (Word, Excel, PPT etc).
Knowledge in Torx, Torx Plus, Reminc standards will be desirable.
Machine set-up knowledge will be an excellent added advantage.