ZF TRW Principal Product Engineer - Materials in Farmington Hills, Michigan
Req ID 32362BR
Job Title Principal Product Engineer - Materials
Functional Area Engineering
Business Unit GEE – Engineering – Electronics
Job Description Product Overview:
ZF is a global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology. ZF has a global workforce of approximately 138,300 at 230 locations in 40 countries. Working at ZF is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to imagine and create global mobility for tomorrow – and beyond.
Are you up for the challenge?
Support of product development activities
Evaluate & solve problems in product development & production
Support & lead cost saving activities
Generate and release new material specifications
Investigate new products, materials and processes
Assist in evaluating and supporting supply sources
Interface and communicate with customer base as needed
Perform laboratory analyses & generate reports as required
Special projects as required
Essential Skills and Experience:
B.S. in Materials Science/Engineering, Metallurgy or Chemistry.
Seven years minimum experience in a materials engineering environment.
Familiarity with materials lab test equipment/procedures such as SEM, FTIR, hardness testing, metallography, and failure analysis is highly desired. Also experience in ferrous & non-ferrous metallurgy, electroplating & coatings, heat treating, elastomers and plastics are desired.
Background in automotive-related working environment is a plus.
Education Requirements Bachelors Degree in Engineering required
Experience and Skill Requirements 9 + Years
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
City Farmington Hills
Country United States