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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Requirements Bose Corporation’s Automotive Systems Division (ASD), is seeking a talented individual to manage our Software Design Quality Engineering group. In this role, you will be responsible for software validation activity within ASD. You will also be working closely with the software development team in streamlining our Software development processes to meet the needs of our customers. This...
Location: USA, Farmington Hills, MI Are you looking for a successful career? Come and be a part of our 90-year history in the making as an Application Engineer! NTN Bearing Corporation (NBCA) is a major division of a multinational manufacturing company providing highly engineered and quality precision components to the automotive and industrial industries. We enjoy the prestige of being a major s...
Littelfuse is the worldwide leader in circuit protection products and solutions with annual sales over $750 million in 2013. Littelfuse products are vital components in virtually every market that uses electrical energy, from consumer electronics to automobiles, commercial vehicles and industrial equipment. Littelfuse has made significant investments to ensure that we not only have the world?s bro...
A well established, growing tier 1 automotive supplier is actively seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to add to their team. This company has grown significantly over the past 5 years and has strong forecasts through the next several years. This person will utilize their experience and talents to plan, design, and implement processes, ensure new product designs can be manufactured, and maintain the p...
Our client is a FORTUNE 500 tier 1 automotive supplier actively pursuing a senior level Maintenance Supervisor due to a recent promotion. This company was named as an AUTOMOTIVE NEWS TOP SUPPLIER in 2013 and has experienced four consecutive years of double digit growth. The Engineering Manager has coined this position as a “critical fill” for the organization and is looking to begin the interview ...
We are an international recruiting company in NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, Texas, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Our clients are from all business sectors and we work to source the highest qualified candidates available. One of our clients, A Global Automotive Parts Manufacturing Company, is in need of a Director of Engineering to join their group close to Knoxville, TN. They are a Tier One manufactu...
Job Summary: Provide test cell and project engineering support to engine and after treatment evaluation team; establish and maintain working relationships with clients and department staff to accomplish project objectives; apply technical knowledge in the development of innovative solutions to project problems; provide advanced expertise to the expansion of laboratory capabilities through the app...
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...
">Requirements Bose Corporation’s Automotive Systems Division (ASD), is seeking a talented individual to manage our Software Design Quality Engineering group. In this role, you will be responsible for software validation activity within ASD. You will also be working closely with the software development team in streamlining our Software development processes to meet the needs of our customers. Thi...
SmartRecruiters Rochester Hills, MI
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING MANAGER - Automotive Rochester Hills, MI Company Description Founded in 2007, United Quality Solutions, Inc. (UQSI) is a privately held, minority-owned corporation with its headquarters located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. UQSI offers best-in-class talent acquisition and ASQ Quality Engineering recruitment services to local and national manufacturing clients. The foundat...
Marten Transport Franklin, TN
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 business development and programs for Asian/JOEM accounts. We are seeking a Key Account Manager with a a track record of success in gaining, developing and...
SmartRecruiters Rochester Hills, MI
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING MANAGER - Automotive Rochester Hills, MI Company Description Founded in 2007, United Quality Solutions, Inc. (UQSI) is a privately held, minority-owned corporation with its headquarters located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. UQSI offers best-in-class talent acquisition and ASQ Quality Engineering recruitment services to local and national manufacturing clients. The foundat...
SmartRecruiters Novi, MI
Automotive Infotainment Electrical Engineering Manager (MS011552) Novi, MI Full-time Job Description Keywords: Novi MI Jobs, Automotive Infotainment Electrical Engineering Manager, QS9000, TS16949, OEM, Michigan Recruiters, Information Technology Jobs, IT Jobs, Michigan Recruiting Summary: The Automotive Infotainment Electrical Engineering Manager will provide technical leadership, team and...
Engineering Manager Automotive Education: Bachelors Degree in Science or Engineering REQUIRED 1. 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 product development programs Ability to proficiently perform th...
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...
Company is a leading manufacturer and supplier of metal components for the automotive industry Target salary: Low 100’s Relocation assistance is available Industrial equipment electrical troubleshooting and installation •Sound understanding of welding fundamentals and theory •Robot programming and troubleshooting of the following equipment: ABB, FANUC, MOTOMAN, NACHI •Able to read electrical...
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...
The Clemson University Department of Automotive Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. The appointment is expected to be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor level but candidates with requisite credentials may be considered at the Full Professor level as well. Candidates with primary interests in ICT-enabled intelligent manufacturing, robotics, high perfor...

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Rate of Growth
8.60 %
Size of Industry in 2006:
1,590,000
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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