Cost Engineer Chassis - Systems & Components Component

2 months ago
# of Openings
Laura Demchak
Automotive Chassis
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US-MI-Auburn Hills


  • Lead component cost throughout program life for Chassis components (setting piece cost and investment targets, negotiation support for new business placement and design changes).
  • Work from BOM, drawings and/or samples to develop technical cost and investment/tooling models for Chassis components and systems using activity based costing methodologies.
  • Provides subject matter expertise to support engineering and purchasing at working levels and to executive leadership
  • Analyze supplier quotes and reach agreement on appropriate piece cost and tooling cost using activity based costing
  • Partner with Chassis Tooling/Process cost Engineer to support approval of tooling in Systems and Asset Verification of tooling after tooling has been built.


Required Engineering Experience & Skills

  • 10+ years’ experience in Manufacturing, Design, Tooling or Cost engineering for chassis programs
  • 10+ years’ experience with casting, assembly, extrusion, machining commodities/systems
  • Hands on experience with activity based costing
  • Expert level Excel skills (V-lookup, macros, Excel tool programming)
  • Demonstrated understanding of elements of piece cost and investment for various manufacturing processing typical for the production of chassis components
  • Excellent communication & TeamCenter skills


Engineering Education Required

  • High school Diploma


Engineering Education Preferred

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Journeyman card


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