Automotive FEA Engineer (Pontiac, MI)

compensation: Negotiable + Benefits

contract job

Description: Systems Technology Group (STG) is in need of Automotive FEA Engineers for our direct client in Pontiac, MI. The duration is long-term (9+ months). Must be able to successfully complete the required Drug Testing and Background Checks prior to starting assignment. Some domestic travel may be required.

*STG offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health coverage, vision, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, 401K, paid holidays and paid vacations.

• Develops the means for subjective evaluation of vehicle systems or components under test
• Analyzes data to ensure that correct conclusions are reached
• Develops major hardware proposals to carry out test activities
• Directs a team of test engineers and technicians on specific programs
• Coordinates the acquisition and deployment of engineering tools and human resources for major test or development programs
• Originates unique approaches to solution of experimental investigations
• Integrates sophisticated measurement systems with test hardware
• Regular contract with others outside the work group

Required Skills/Experience:
• Strong analytical and problem solving ability.
• Understanding basic concepts of metal forming, welding, and machining processes
• 5 years FEA experience in linear and nonlinear structure analysis, manufacturing CAE or metal stamping analysis (10 years preferred)
• Hands-on experience in Abaqus, LSDyna, Hypermesh, Dynaform, UG, and unix system and code development
• Materials science and engineering, micro forming, and die tryout and development process (preferred)
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Expert in all aspects of experimental test techniques, including analytical, physical subjective evaluation of components under investigation
• Ability to utilize expert level of competence when using computer-aided data gathering systems
• Expert ability to originate complete program definitions for assigned investigations
• Thorough understanding of relationship of design, build, and test cycles in organization
• Position related experience in engineering - 11 years
• Relevant auto industry experience required -- 5-7 years' experience
• Knowledge in MS Word - Intermediate
• Knowledge in MS Excel - Intermediate
• Knowledge in MS PowerPoint - Intermediate
• Knowledge of email communication tool (i.e., Yahoo, Lotus Notes) -- Intermediate
• Strong interpersonal skills involving ability to work effectively cross-functionally and cross-culturally
• Strong written and oral communication skills necessary for meetings and presentations
• Ability to work well with others, exhibiting teamwork skills
• Ability to multitask by handling diverse assignments concurrently
• Strong mentoring skills necessary to provide support and constructive performance feedback
• Displays attributes of a critical thinker and leverages innovative ideas
• Advanced ability to identify issues and problems, generate solutions and choose appropriate alternatives using root cause analysis where problems are more complex

Required Education/Training:
• Bachelor of Science in Engineering
• Master's degree required in Mechanical Engineering or solid mechanics (Ph.D. preferred)

Corporate Information: Established in 1985, Systems Technology Group (STG) is a fast growing IT & Engineering consulting and systems integration services firm. STG is a SEI CMMi Level 5 company with expertise in Engineering, Application Development, Application Management, Web Services (SOA), Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence / Analytics, Wireless Solutions, Legacy migrations and Project Management. STG is proud that clients like Ford Motor Company, Sears Corporation, Chrysler, LLC, Mercedes Benz, United Health, General Motors, State of Texas, State of Michigan, State of Minnesota, State of Georgia, and others trust their IT services needs to STG. STG has offices in North America, Europe and India to service our clients global IT needs. STG offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health coverage, vision, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, 401K, paid vacations and paid holidays. For more information about STG, please visit us at
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