Chassis Systems Integrator
Collaborate with product developers and engineers to develop and operationalize state-of-the-art components for automotive applications. Research and present potential technologies for use in the Chassis (axle lifting system, spring construction, semi-active damping) system; benchmark and establish key performance attribute targets, apply design analysis, and FEA process to create detailed plans. Create and review technical specifications, testing plans, DFMEAs and maintain comprehensive documentation of complex design activities.
- Designed, prototyped and released high-performance shock modules, stabilizer bars and half shafts.
- Played integral role in achieving cost savings of $725 per vehicle realized for 2013 model year Karma - yielding over $3 Million in savings per year
- Successful management of key suppliers resulting in component cost savings
- Tracking and presentation of cost, timing and issue resolutions for entire Chassis group to management