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Job Information

Magna Expert, Casting Design (Contract) in Troy, Michigan

Expert, Casting Design (Contract)

Job Number: 60405

Group: Magna Powertrain

Division: EC Troy

Job Type: Contractor/Temporary Worker


Troy, MICHIGAN, US, 48083

Job Number: 60405

Group: Magna Powertrain

Division : EC Troy

Job Type: Contractor/Temporary Worker

Location: TROY

Group Introduction

Advancing mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, and safer, while still fun to drive. And making it for everyone. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain. We do it by creating world-class powertrain solutions for conventional, hybrid, and pure electric vehicles. We’re making electrification more than a buzzword, we’re bringing it to the road. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.

Mission of the Position

Supports Component Engineers in the design and development of Cast Iron powertrain housings.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide Guidance to design teams in the development of Cast Iron Axle Housings. Special focus on DFM, and mass and cost optimization.

  • Support cross-functional design reviews and cost workshops, including feasibility reviews with suppliers and customers.

  • Through mentorship, work to increase the team‘s knowledge of Cast Iron design principals and DFM.

  • Assist the team in the development of Best Practices/Design Guidelines.

  • Support the team in development of finished part drawings, ensuring that all relevant requirements and specifications are captured.

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Extensive experience in the development of Cast Iron Powertrain Housings – able to bridge Design and Manufacturing topics.

  • Strong GD&T and tolerance stackup competency.

  • Familiarity with NX CAD software

  • Knowledge of CAE methods and ability to adjust design based on results.

  • Ability to perform Flow and Solidification analysis using MAGMA software preferred. – Understanding of results and necessary countermeasures required.

  • Strong understanding of machining processes relating to housings.

Magna Standards

  • Practice and maintain integrity while following Magna’s Charter and Constitution.

  • Follow Magna’s Code of Conduct and Ethics and related compliance policies.

  • Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established qualitymanagement system (IATF 16949).

  • Drive the development of new technologies to improve quality, efficiency and reduce cost.

  • Comply with safety policies and procedures to ensure duties of self are performed in a safe manner.

  • Health & Safety responsibilities:

  • Understand applicable Environmental, Health & Safety policies and procedures in the workplace.

  • Report unsafe conditions immediately.

  • Report injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses, property damage immediately.

  • Follow safety rules.

  • Comply with requirements for the use or operation of machines or equipment.

  • Comply with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements.

  • Create a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional/technical knowledge.

  • Develop and maintain a responsive and cooperative working relationship with internal and externalcustomers.

  • Treat everyone with dignity, trust and respect.

  • Complete additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.