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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Our search firm has been chosen to recruit for an Engineering Manager - New Product opportunity. We are looking for an experienced professional that is ready for advancement in their career and wants to work with a great team. Our client is a well established, 500 employee company that designs and manufactures products for automotive, industrial, medical, other. ISO/TS16949 Certified. They are pr...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our automotive client is seeking an Automotive Launch Engineer for a direct-hire opportunity in Greenville, Michigan (MI). Objective: To ensure flawless program launches within our manufacturing facility, in accordance with well defined program goals and objectives. Responsibilities: Within the program team, the launch manager is responsible to coordinate all plant related act...
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...
We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineering Manager to work at a leading automotive manufacturing plant located north of Madison, WI. Prior Manufacturing Engineering experience in a Powder Metal environment is required for this position. This is an opportunity to work for a rapidly growing, employee owned company. Relocation assistance offered to the right candidate. All qualified candidates ar...
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...
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...
Engineering Polymers Business Development Manager, Automotive Get your career in gear! Engineering Polymers Business Development Automotive Manager Job Description: A niche provider of specialty nylon gives you high visibility and puts your career in the fast lane. In this important role you will: Maintain strategic relationships with key customers in all markets within the Southeastern US Cu...
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...
Our client a multi billion dollar global tier 1 automotive supplier located in the Saginaw Michigan area is currently in search for a Functional Testing Manager. The ideal candidate will have experience managing and coordinating the functional testing activities. Functional testing manager should have technical and hands on experience with a history of functional testing and can successfully manag...
ENGINEERING MANAGER - AUTOMOTIVE - SOUTHEAST INDIANA. Tier 1 automotive supplier seeks a strong Engineering Manager with a technical background who is skilled at leading large cross-functional project teams. Lighting experience a big plus but not a requirement. Position is in the flagship plant / headquarters of a global tier 1 automotive supplier. Plant has a great reputation in the community. Gr...
Martin Management, Inc. Danville, IL
Process Engineering Supervisor - Automotive. Salary 66K - 88K. Supervising a process engineers team focused on moldings and coatings, equipment spec/design/build/standardization, processing support, new technology development, and material development; Making recommendations to management; Ensuring that material, process, and design specifications are established and maintained; Assisting pro...
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...
Program Manager - Automotive Engineering Job ( ref : 11552589) in Greenville Greenville, SC
Requirements Bachelors in Engineering required (Mechanical Engineering preferred) Minimum of 5 related work experience required; 8 years preferred Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GDT) required Experience in 4x4 Driveline components is preferred Manufacturing and assembly process knowledge is preferred Experience with Root Cause Analysis preferred A stable work history. Th...
SmartRecruiters Rochester Hills, MI
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING MANAGER - Automotive Rochester Hills, MI Full-time 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. ...
TRC Professional Solutions Madison, IN
Our customer in the Madison, IN area is currently looking for a Project Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate leads Project Teams through the Product Engineering Phases of assigned projects. Develops new product designs. Safety: • Responsible to follow all safety procedures and practices. Quality: • Ensures and maintains the quality guidelines, procedures, and standards are consist...
Step Up, Stand Out: Advance By joining Ciber, you can turn your innovative ideas into world class solutions for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With global reach and deep technical experience, Ciber is big enough to keep you working with household names, but small enough for you to stand out and advance. Choose a career at Ciber and enjoy an environment where being challenged and rewa...
Automotive Lean Manufacturing Engineering SME Burr Ridge, IL
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 Location: Burr Ridge IL, Racine WI, New Holland PA Manufacturing Engineering – Subject Matter Expert Minimum 12 years of experience in Automotive/Off Highway V...
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...
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...
F-O-R-T-U-N-E Personnel Consultants, Inc. Troy, MI
Global Tier One - Successful - Automotive Electronics supplier is currently seeking an Account Manager responsible for managing the sales and the appropriate business processes and strategic marketing initiatives in support Electronics to the Automotive Industry (OEM's) in North America The Account Manager is responsible for New Business Development as well as the management of existing accounts,...

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