Driving the pace
search jobs

PHEV and Fuels Systems Development Lead Job, Auburn Hills, MI

Job Number: S680

Location: Auburn Hills, MI

Date Posted: 5-5-2017



The System Development Lead will lead a group of engineers and specialists through the design and development of base and/or PHEV systems. Responsibilities include the development of standards as needed, design best practices, and core engineering documents. The Lead will guide engineers and specialists while working closely with designers, CAE groups, engine calibration, EE systems engineers, suppliers and manufacturing to design components and systems to ensure robust designs for function and manufacturing. The ideal candidate will be responsible for defining the system architecture, components/systems interfaces, performance specifications and development issues resolutions.


This position requires interaction with engine calibrators, EE system engineers, test labs, suppliers, quality organization, manufacturing plants, and purchasing. The successful candidate will also be responsible for all facets of assigned components including source package technical specifications, design, validation, supplier sign-off, cost/weight/investment targets and warranty. The Lead will lead engineers to develop and carry out Design Failure Mode & Effect Analysis (DFMEA) and Design Verification Plan & Report (DVP&R) to ensure that functional objectives, durability and reliability goals are met. The successful candidate will have experience with key fuels and powertrain systems components, systems thought process and a solid understand of how they work as part of the fuel storage, delivery and emissions control systems. The preferred candidate will have a basic knowledge of software, controls, calibration, and diagnostics that govern these systems.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • Minimum of 8 years of design, development or release experience within fuel systems, 4 of which in PHEV systems
  • Experience with plastic components, metal stampings and castings, and tube forming at Tier 1 or OEM
  • Excellent communication skills, independent thinkers with proven problem solving skills
  • Excellent leadership skills, capable of leading suppliers and team members to develop robust designs that meet program milestones

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Engineering
  • 2+ years of EE and/or powertrain systems experience
  • Experienced in Urea systems
  • Experienced in evaporative emissions

FCA US is proud to extend to its employees a compensation and benefits package that is designed to retain their talent and to motivate and reward job performance. Our present compensation program provides for competitive, market based salaries, and annual vacation and holiday time off. We make available a comprehensive health care benefits plan which, depending upon the employee’s role, includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. We also offer a disability absence plan, group and optional life insurance program, savings plan, tuition assistance, and vehicle purchase and lease discounts for certain employees, and for their family and friends.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

Note: Some of the benefits listed above may not apply to summer vacation replacement and temporary employees.

Back to top
Current Employees Career Portal use the following path:
Dashboard Anywhere     Development     Internal Career Portal
FCA Design Process

Join Our Talent Network

Browse Engineering jobs by location:

Careers Home | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Copyright | FCA US LLC Label

©2017 FCA US LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Mopar and SRT are registered trademarks of FCA US LLC.
ALFA ROMEO and FIAT are registered trademarks of FCA Group Marketing S.p.A., used with permission.