Electric Machine Core Mechanical Engineer – Hybrid Vehicle Team

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Electric Machine Core Mechanical Engineer – Hybrid Vehicle Team
Ford Motor Company

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As a member of the Hybrid Vehicle Team, you will design and analyze electric machines suitable for HEV or BEV architectures. You will develop methods to improve electric machine performance through improved materials, modeling methods, and design algorithms. You will develop test plans and process data from electric machine testing.

  • Responsible for mechanical design of electric motors (electric machines) for automotive EV applications
  • Performs stress analysis, dynamic analysis, component sizing, and design optimization
  • Works with electrical design engineers to finalize electric machine design
  • Works with CAD designers to develop 3D models and prints for all components
  • Works with transmission design team to package electric machines into transmissions
  • Builds, tests, and evaluates electric machine prototypes

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • 2+ years of mechanical design experience focusing on stress and dynamic analysis
  • 2+ years of experience with CAE tools, such as Abaqus, Ansys, Hypermesh, Catia, etc.
Preferred Requirements:
  • M.S.or Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering focusing on stress and dynamic analysis of rotating equipment
  • 2+ years of electrical motor mechanical engineering experience
  • 2+ year experience with GD&T, tolerance stack-up, and statistics
  • Good understanding of construction / manufacturing methods of electric machines
  • Self-motivated with the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Powertrain Design & Release experience
  • Six Sigma green belt or black belt certified
  • Self-motivated with the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Excellent communication skills
The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.