Powertrain Quality Transmission Engineer

4 weeks ago(12/22/2017 11:07 AM)
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Taryn Carbone
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US-MI-Auburn Hills


Powertrain Quality Transmission Engineer will be responsible for product development release and quality monitoring activities in collaboration with suppliers, internal Quality, Engineering & Technical Service Operations with a focus on:

  • Warranty Reduction
  • Reman and new Service Part Product Design Improvements
  • Troubleshooting vehicle field issues
  • Recommendation and implementation of process improvements at supplier manufacturing locations

 The responsibilities of the Powertrain Quality Transmission Engineer will include:

  • Partnering with transmission platform management to execute Remanufactured parts program launch
  • Manage & resolve transmission launch quality issues and manage continuous improvement activities
  • Develop program specific quality strategies using benchmark product information
  • Provide an independent confirmation of the transmission design, test, manufactured and purchased component processes
  • Ensure completion to an acceptable standard to deliver a quality product to the customer at launch and is responsible for ensuring launched products exceed customer expectations
  • Monitor customer product quality levels, with a focus on improvement through corrective action and product/process enhancements
  • Develop relationships and work closely with the various internal Engineering Organizations to ensure transfer of product knowledge within the appropriate service organizations.



  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 10+ years’ of Transmission Product or Quality Engineering experience
  • Strong technical knowledge of the design and manufacture of transmissions & components
  • Good understanding of validation test plans & DFMEAs
  • Knowledge of dealer diagnostics and repair procedures for transmissions
  • Experience in any of the following environments: Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, Testing or Release
  • Proficient in Microsoft Software: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience of working in a lean/flat organization with cross functional skills
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities


  • Quality experience is strongly desired
  • Manufacturing, design release and or supplier quality experience are also desired
  • Ability to prioritize current issues, resolve them in a timely manner and effectively communicate issues and solutions to internal teams and our customer
  • Excellent analytic and problem solving skills

Additional Information

Will be required to drive a company car - valid driver's license is required as well as a clean driving record

Will be required to travel domestically and internationally (0-20%)


G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.


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