American Axle amp; Manufacturing Component Engineer Seals in Detroit, Michigan

We are AAM. We have the POWER to move the world.At AAM, we're looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers. Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. We're growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!Component Engineer - Seals•Key Elements Include:•*Provide technical advisory role responsibility with all dynamic seals including static gasket sealing in axle driveline applications*Provide sealing component team support for all AAM axle driveline programs*Support and co-ordinate seal resourcing/relocation activities including DVPR, DFMEA, and PFMEA program tracking and managing*Works closely with Application/System engineers on selection of seal gasket designs*Provide sealing component team support to Warranty/Quality groups*Provide world-wide plant support for dynamic seals and static gaskets including new program launch support*Conduct seals technical reviews with suppliers, internal Product/Application engineering groups, and OEM customers*Manage and co-ordinate supplier seal testing activities*Provide sealing "root cause" analysis support for warranty returns*Must have flexible work schedule to support high priority sealing issues and testing activitiesPosition Requirements:Required*BS Mechanical Engineering Degree*3+ years work experience with dynamic static sealing design and testing in the automotive field*Highly motivated individual with multi-tasking project skills*20-35% travel required*Computer and Personal Skills: *Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)*Strong decision-making, technical aptitude research skills*Strong interpersonal, organizational, and team based skills*Functional: *Ability to read engineering drawings and technical specifications*Ability to mark up engineering seal/gasket drawings*Ability to perform in-depth GDT seal gasket in application stack calculationsPreferred:*Some experience with lab validation of dynamic seals, and static gaskets in bolted joint designs, seal test equipment, and test procedures*Reasonable knowledge of sealing designsAbout American Axle ManufacturingFor over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline, metal forming, powertrain, and casting technologies for automotive, commercial and industrial markets. Today, we are a premier global Tier 1 automotive supplier with broad capabilities across multiple product lines to deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for our customers. We've earned the trust of our suppliers and our customers through our steadfast commitments to quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.AAM delivers power. We deliver power literally through vehicle components, systems and innovation, but we also deliver power in ways unseen. We power our associates, their families, and the communities in which we operate. Our global team of over 25,000 associates has a clear vision of where AAM is going and how we are going to get there. After all, they are the reason we are a leader in the automotive industry. We are powering the future. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM. For the Disabled Job Seeker: We offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or accommodations, please e-mail aamhr@aam.com . AAM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.AAM will not discriminate against any Associate or ap