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R96317 - Automotive Safety Performance Engineer

Kelly Services
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
**Safety Performance Engineer at Nissan Automotive**

We are currently looking for Safety Performance Engineering (Engineer I/II) to join our team in Farmington Hills. This position will be responsible for vehicle safety performance for our vehicles produced in the North American region, with an emphasis on FMVSS, US NCAP, IIHS, ECE and Latin NCAP. This position is on the front-line of developing safe vehicles that will help enable our work toward a vision to reach zero traffic related fatalities.

Primary job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

+ Occupant injury and structural performance planning, testing and evaluation

+ Setting vehicle level and component level safety performance requirements (energy absorption, peak force, etc.)

+ Creating vehicle safety test plans, analyzing test data, inspecting crash test vehicles, making judgments through data and facts and reporting results for vehicle safety related requirements

+ Interfacing with internal engineering departments (Restraints Design, Body Design, Chassis Design, Interior Trim Design, etc.) and external departments (Product Planning, Product Safety, Government Affairs, etc.) to ensure that overall vehicle safety as well as component level performance targets are set correctly and achieved

+ These responsibilities span the full vehicle development process, from early digital design phases through physical testing phase and to start of production and beyond.

Minimum Qualifications:

+ Bachelors Degree in Engineering Required (Mechanical Engineering highly preferred; Biomedical and Electrical are acceptable)

+ 1 - 3 years of engineering experience preferred

+ Automotive engineering experience, CAD, and knowledge of vehicle safety crash-worthiness requirements (FMVSS, NCAP, IIHS) is preferred, but not mandatory

+ Strong data analysis, attention to detail, logical problem solving, and effective communication skills required

+ Experience with data analysis using software such as DIAdem, Altair HyperWorks, and motion analysis software is valuable but not mandatory

+ Strong skills in Microsoft Office

+ Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

+ Relatively clean driving record

Welcome to an open lane of possibility. Drive your career forward and join the company leading the technology and business evolution of the automotive industry by applying today.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-11-12 Expires: 2021-12-13

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