Mechanical Engineer & Designer for Electronic Suspension System (ESS)


Responsible for mechanical engineering, design and development of air spring modules (ASM) for electronic air suspension systems

  • Engineering Development of air springs and sub­components in alignment with customer/internal requirements and package boundary conditions
  • Creation of 2D/3D CATIA models/drawings from existing designs, sketches, & verbal instructions.
  • Initiation and leading of package studies for envelope determination
  • Planning and participation on Design­ Review ­Based ­Failure ­Mode (DRBFM)­ and DFMEA­ meetings
  • Support the detailing of component and assembly drawings
  • Pre-process and create FEA simulation orders, determine load cases and design goals
  • Kick­off of test­ and prototype orders as well as engineering change requests incl. tracking of execution
  • Alignment of the customer requirements with the current Continental specifications
  • Presentation of design and DFMEA results in reviews at internally.
  • Core team member for internal interfaces (purchasing, project management, sales, logistic, industrial engineering, prototype shop)
  • Creation of internal and customer product specifications
  • Requirement documentation in the Conti requirement management system
  • Verification of customer / supplier requirements with internal specifications/requirements
  • Maintenance of engineering schedule and with other disciplines including customer milestones
  • Responsible for adherence to schedules for engineering milestones
  • Preparation of required documents and work products for releases and gate reviews
  • Definition of component specification for suppliers
  • Perform supplier management (technical contact partner for suppliers)
  • Participation on plant launch planning meetings
  • Application of GD&T.

Additional Information

  • Collection of external (supplier) costs & estimation of internal efforts (personal resources, prototypes, licenses, ... )
  • Evaluation of engineering change requests (customer, plant or development driven) for cost and effort estimation
  • Creation of interface agreement (RASI)
  • Assistance for optimization of development processes used in the group
  • Support first component assembly trials in production facility
  • Interaction with international project team
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  • Fluent in English (Speaking / Writing)
  • Bachelor in engineering required
  • 2+ yrs. experience in using of CAD tools (CATIA / NX) or extensive CAD training program
  • Knowledge in Mechanical component design for strength and durability
  • Strong technical & problem-solving skills and strong communication & organization skills are required
  • Team oriented and ability to coordinate development teams

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in mechanical development
  • Master in Engineering
  • Testing / lab / tear down experience
  • Experience with chassis suspensions systems or air suspension systems / components
  • Knowledge of vehicle dynamics, suspension geometries and performance metrics
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Oferta noastră

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Despre noi

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated sales of €33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary. The Automotive group sector comprises technologies for passive safety, brake, chassis, motion and motion control systems. Innovative solutions for assisted and automated driving, display and operating technologies, as well as audio and camera solutions for the vehicle interior, are also part of the portfolio, as is intelligent information and communication technology for the mobility services of fleet operators and commercial vehicle manufacturers. Comprehensive activities relating to connectivity technologies, vehicle electronics and high-performance computers round off the range of products and services

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