Automotive Engineering Jobs

Automotive Engineering Job Overview


Automotive engineers are typically concerned with the practical application and overall interaction of mechanical, electronic, safety and other features to the design and finished product of a vehicle. Since professionals in the field often fulfill a few different types of roles, there are many promising opportunities for anyone interested in pursuing this career.

Due to the nature of the position, engineers may have the opportunity to install both creative and functional features into a variety of vehicles. Depending on their role, an engineer may be asked to oversee many different stages of development, and some are even involved in the design process. Many automotive engineers are concerned with safety, fuel economy, vehicle dynamics and overall performance of a car.

Automotive Engineering Education


The educational requirements for automotive engineering positions vary. Many employers require that applicants have at least a bachelor's degree within a related field such as mechanical engineering. If a specific job requires involvement in policy decisions, a substantial amount of experience in this area may be required. Possessing an advanced degree or certification is often helpful to obtain managerial positions.

Automotive Engineering Job Market


As of 2012, there were 258,100 mechanical engineers employed within the United States. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the employment of mechanical engineers, including those in the automotive field, will grow 5 percent through 2022. Those who stay updated on recent technological advances have a higher chance of finding and maintaining careers in this field. Many positions tend to require automotive engineers to take on multiple roles.

Automotive Engineering Salaries


Since the job roles of these engineers may vary, so too will their salaries over time. For mechanical engineering careers, such as automotive engineering, the median salary was $80,580 in May of 2012. The median hourly rate was reported at $38.74.
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Controls Engineer needed in the Richmond Kentucky area. Client is a global Tier 1 Supplier to some of the biggest names in the auto industry. Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer Support Maintenance and repair of capital equipment. Assist in new equipment instillations Help out with process improvement and cost reduction. Work to support and troubleshoot issues with control systems incl...
Major Job Duties and Responsibilities: Perform the more complex and specialized mechanical and/or electrical tests on product components or series of components. Develops special purpose instrumentation and/or shop or laboratory test equipment Maintains records on work performed, analyzes data collected, reports results Recommends revisions to product or component design Coordinates and excha...
Company Confidential Ann Arbor, MI, 48108
Team Leader, Test & Technical Support - Greater Ann Arbor, MI area Company overview: This is a Research and Development group of a multi-billion dollar global manufacturing company. This group specifically supports their automotive division, which is the market leader in their product space. This facility is located in the greater Ann Arbor, MI area. Position overview: The Team Leader will le...
Systems Technology Group (STG) is in need of Automotive Product Engineering Technicians – Vehicle Instrumentation, Testing & Validation for positions we currently have available in the Pontiac, Warren & Milford, MI areas for our direct client. Candidates are required to have Assoc. Degree in Mechanical, Electrical fields or Automotive Technology. You must be willing to work any shift 1st, 2nd & 3r...
Collabera- Niche Houston, TX
Job Description: Job Title: Automotive Engineering / Retrieval Engineering Location: Detroit MI 48243 Description: Essential job functions: Responsible for providing support to client Legal Staff and Field Performance Assessment (FPA) in the location and retrieval of engineering and technical documents from electronic and/or hardcopy repositories. This support includes but is not limited to...
Automotive Interiors Engineering Intern-122038 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by increas...
Company Overview Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE: FSL) is a global leader in embedded processing solutions, providing industry-leading products that are advancing the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets. From microprocessors and microcontrollers to sensors, analog integrated circuits and connectivity – our technologies are the foundation for the innovations that make our world ...
GENERAL MANAGER: AUTOMOTIVE Designing the next generation of automotive technology and managing its integration in to vehicles is a responsibility we take seriously. Foliage positions and targets its capabilities and services to address the intense pressure our clients experience as a result of the market drivers inherent in their industry. As the General Manager you will assume responsibility fo...
Marten Transport Detroit, MI
Company Descriptionautomotive manufacturing companyJob DescriptionEngineering Manager AutomotiveEducation: Bachelors Degree in Science or Engineering REQUIRED1. 10-12 years of directly related experience in engineering or equivalent. 2. Thorough understanding of automotive electronic and/or electromechanical products in the customer domain. Responsible for the technical, cost, and timing of produc...
Marten Transport Chevy Chase, MD
Company Descriptionautomotive manufacturing companyJob DescriptionTarget salary: $90'sRelocation assistance is availableSkills and Qualifications:• Four year degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineering• Candidate should have 5-7 years of experience as a Manufacturing Facilities Engineer• Candidate needs an understanding of facilities, general manufacturing systems, construction managemen...
ResourceONE Detroit, MI
Multiple Expansion Opportunities! New programs require experienced technical leadership!! Opportunities in TN and MI. We are contracted to recruit key technical leads for our expanding automotive interiors client with opportunities to lead new programs for Asian/JOEM accounts. We are seeking a Program Manager and Key Account Manager with a a track record of success in gaining, developing and laun...
Southern Recruiting Solutions, Inc. Greenville, SC
Requirements - Bachelors in Engineering required (Mechanical Engineering preferred) - Minimum of 5 related work experience required; 8 years preferred - Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD and T) required - Experience in 4x4 Driveline components is preferred - Manufacturing and assembly process knowledge is preferred - Experience with Root Cause Analysis preferred - A stable wo...
Step 7 Murray, KY
Engineering Buyer (Automotive) ? Murray, KY Kelly Services is currently seeking an Engineering Buyer for one of our top clients in the South East As an Engineering Buyer placed with Kelly Engineering you will be responsible for the continuous improvement of procurement processes and customer satisfaction within an Automotive Supply Chain environment. Additional Responsibilities Include: ? Ana...
Technician - Automotive Product Engineering Troy, MI
Apply Now ? Apply to this Job Attach your resume By providing us with your information, you agree to become a Bullhorn Reach User, and to our use and disclosure of your information as described by our Privacy Policy. Job Description Technician - Product Engineering Job Description: Technician – Test positions we currently have available in the Pontiac, Warren & Milford, MI areas. Candidate...
Target salary: $90's Relocation assistance is available Skills and Qualifications: • Four year degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineering • Candidate should have 5-7 years of experience as a Manufacturing Facilities Engineer • Candidate needs an understanding of facilities, general manufacturing systems, construction management process, construction standards and methods. • Candid...
Marten Transport Detroit, MI
Multiple Expansion Opportunities! New programs require experienced technical leadership!! Opportunities in TN and MI. We are contracted to recruit key technical leads for our expanding automotive interiors client with opportunities to lead new programs for Asian/JOEM accounts. We are seeking a Program Manager and Key Account Manager with a a track record of success in gaining, developing and laun...
Engineering Technician (Automotive) (Full-time) Huntsville, AL Torch Technologies is seeking an experienced Engineering Technician to provide technical support, conduct data analysis and apply knowledge of engineering technology under the direction of engineering staff. Tasks include test and evaluation of heavy duty ground vehicle diagnostic software, to include fault insertion and minor vehicl...
Job Summary Oversee all product development and design engineering activities for NAFTA customers through effective management of engineering resources within the global Automotive engineering organization. Generate and enhance both new and existing customer relationships and business opportunities in the NAFTA region. Support executive management initiatives. Essential Duties & Responsibilitie...
YesCompany Overview Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE: FSL) is a global leader in embedded processing solutions, providing industry-leading products that are advancing the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets. From microprocessors and microcontrollers to sensors, analog integrated circuits and connectivity – our technologies are the foundation for the innovations that make our wor...
Bartech Group Detroit, MI
Automotive Electrical Engineer (Engineering) Bartech Group - Detroit The Automotive Electrical Engineer is primarily focused on the design and optimization of electrical systems for automotive components and interconnect systems at low and high voltages. As an Automotive Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for specifying system components or the direct modification of products to ensure...

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Rate of Growth
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Size of Industry in 2006:
1,590,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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