E-Motors Design Release Engineer

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Power Electronics, eMotors and Electric Drive Module department is part of the Propulsion Systems organization with the following objectives and main goals:


  • Provide world class Electrified Propulsion Systems (ePS) & Components, eMotors, Power Electronics & Electric Drive Modules
  • Develop ePS subsystems & components to meet or exceed performance, fuel economy, NVH, mass, cost targets towards regulatory and vehicle packaging requirements while driving standardization and minimizing complexity
  • Develop and deploy engineering best practices and processes to ensure quality, consistency, and on-time deliverables in a sustainable and cost effective manner​



Main activities


  • The Product Design and Release Engineer responsibilities include (but are not limited to) specifying, designing, developing and releasing electric motors/EDM for Electric Vehicle (EV), Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV), and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) vehicle applications. 
  • The Engineer will guide the engineering development of electric motors/EDM from Design Concept into Product Launch, including Mechatronic Design and Thermal Analysis. 
  • The selected Candidate will: coordinate the release of designs, obtain design approvals, ensure designs are manufacturable, component readiness, track piece cost, investment & mass, support future design direction, lead and facilitate resolution of component issues, lead design changes through change management process, and support supplier quality assurance & warranty resolution


The Design Release Engineer will be responsible for:


  • Plan, coordinate, carry out the product analysis (design / testing activities) for EDMs’ functions
  • Ensure successful achievement of the EDM Performance attributes for Electrified Propulsions (BEVs) 
  • Responsible to define and develop the Engineering requirements for EDM systems for production focused product development programs 
  • Participate in new EDMs technology including Benchmarking and Lead of EDMs Assembly and Integration Activities 
  • Make recommendations to optimize system performance, while meeting the PHEV/BEV applications requirements. 
  • Lead resolving complex technical issues utilizing contributions from a team environment.
  • Participate in EDMs technical roadmap and develop different EDMs Architecture concepts to meet product requirements
  • Patriciate in reviewing/preparing proposals related to EDMs’ performance, cost, quality, diagnostic needs, environmental requirements, and applicable industry standards
  • Coordinate with FCA Cross-functional teams (E-Motors, Power Electronics, Gearbox, Vehicle, Advanced Simulation, Innovation, etc.) to ensure the design and the assembly requirement of EDMs for BEV projects.
  • Participate in EDMs’ new RFI/RFQ, BOM, DVP&R, CDR
  • Participate in recording/documenting, and applying of Engineering Best Practices and Lessons Learned for All ongoing and new EDMs for BEV projects
  • Supplier relationship management





  • Master’s degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics Engineering (or a closely related engineering degree from an ABET accredited University)
  • Experience in design tools such as Maxwell, JMAC, Kissoft, MotorCAD, and other FEA and simulation tools
  • A minimum of 3 years of engineering experience in the field of electric motors or mechanical gearbox design (research graduate work may count towards experience); in the field of automotive powertrain, including validating & manufacturing
  • Hands-on experience in testing of Electric Motors and knowledge of electrified powertrain propulsion systems
  • Knowledge in control of Electric Motors
  • Knowledge in Power Electronics
  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) green / black-belt
  • Knowledgeable in use of Team Center with experience in NX in a production release environment
  • Experienced in product development process of automotive powertrain components
  • Self-starter with strong leadership, communication skills, and demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Experience with Design Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (DFMEA)
  • Experience with Design Verification Plan & Report (DVP&R)
  • Knowledgeable in regards to GD&T
  • Understanding of manufacturing and quality processes of automotive components
  • Basic knowledge of project management
  • Good interpersonal and teamworking skills
Business units
R&D - Powertrain
Modena - Italia