Stamping Engineer

DENSO International America Inc   •  

Battle Creek, MI

Industry: Engineering Services


Not Specified years

Posted 269 days ago

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DENSO is one of the largest global automotive suppliers of advanced technology, systems and components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electronics and information and safety. From automated driving to hybrid and electric vehicle components, we’re crafting the core technologies of modern mobility. We draw on the strengths of individual inventors who are joining together to become an unstoppable force for global good. With our North American headquarters located in Michigan, DENSO employs more than 23,000 people at 28 consolidated subsidiaries and 4 affiliates across the North American region. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates in 38 countries and regions and employs more than 150,000 people. Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, totaled US$40.4 billion.


  • New Die Introduction - Management of new tooling procurement from prototype development through mass production.

  • Prepare departmental information in support of G-ESC (new product development procedure) Perform design review of products for manufacturability / die making.

  • Determine required tooling and capacity for new programs.

  • Preparation of new die specifications & requests for quotation.

  • Complete die design review for locally made tooling.

  • Development of project schedule and tracking of progress.

  • New making monitoring for In-house made and outside made dies.

  • New die trial and stamping process development.

  • Tooling and product evaluation and validation.

  • Development of die adjustment requirements and plan.

  • Product quality evaluation.

  • New die approval for mass production

  • Production / Manufacturing Improvements.

  • Identification and resolution of mass production tooling issues.

  • Implementation of quality and safety improvements for production.

  • Generation and implementation of cost reduction ideas

  • Die Design for Modifications and Repairs.

  • Mold design and implementation for product design changes.

  • Mold design and implementation for repairs and improvements.

  • Technical Troubleshooting of Metal Stamping Dies and Production Equipment Related Issues.

  • Creation and Maintenance of TS Documentation (PFMEA, Control Plans & Process Control Charts) Lead Cross-Functional Team Kaizen Activities (for Improvements in Productivity, Quality, Safety, and Others).

  • Provide Input for Dept. KPI's/G&O's and Budget Planning

*MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS(MUST meet minimum qualifications to be considered)

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or 2 years experience in engineering field and 4-yr degree, or 8years related field experience


  • Work experience in stamping die design and processing. Work experience in project management.
  • Experience with 3D CAD & Microsoft Office.
  • Highly motivated & technically competent. Innovative problem solver.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment & lead cross functional groups.
  • Ability to coordinate and work on numerous projects simultaneously.
  • Willing to work overtime when required.
  • Willing to travel (to support other DENSO group companies - USA, Mexico, Canada), customers, suppliers, etc.


  • 3-10 years experience in die design and tooling project management.
  • Hands on stamping die and equipment experience.
  • Proficient in the use of UG NX software
  • Req. Number: 17000003