Design and Release Engineer - Axle/Transmission Component
Dearborn, MI 
Posted 26 days ago
Job Description
Design and Release Engineer - Axle/Transmission Component


Ford Motor Company

Product Development

Job Description & Qualifications

Ford Product Development is utilizing Design Thinking and User Experience methods to deliver breakthrough products and services that will delight our customers. Our employees are laser-focused on bringing innovative, exciting, and sustainable ideas to life. From autonomy and electrification, to smart mobility technologies, our Product Development teams around the world are working together with excitement to make smart vehicles for a smart world.

Ford Motor Company's Transmission and Driveline Engineering team within the Product Development organization is in need of a Design and Release Engineer - Axle/Transmission Components.


  • Design and Release Axle and Transmission components: differentials, tubes, hubs, shafts, and Carriers
  • Create DVP&R for axle/driveline components
  • Create DFMEAs for axle driveline components
  • Lead Weekly CPMT's for Axle Tube Assemblies, and driveline components
  • Manage cost savings for components
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Metallurgic Engineering or related degree
  • 1+ year of experience with Transmission and/or Driveline in a component or systems role (coursework/internship/co-op allowed)
Preferred Qualifications
  • 4+ years of experience with Transmission and/or Driveline in a component or systems role
  • Experience with CAD
  • Ability to determine root cause of engineering issues
  • Familiar with DFMEAs and DVP&R
  • Familiar with Transmission and Driveline Fundamentals
  • Experience with Transmission or Driveline component testing
  • Strong Leadership Skills
  • Strong Problem Solving Skills

Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we are Built Ford Tough. We are one team striving to make people's lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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Skill Team

Product Development


TDE(Trans & Driveline Engrg)

Design and Release Engineer - Axle/Transmission Component | Ford Motor Company


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1+ years
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