Systems Engineer - Thermal Management Module


Troy, MI, US, 48083

Job Requisition ID:  20299


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Our Offering

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package Including:
  • 20 Days PTO
  • 401K Match Up To 6%
  • Fitness Center Reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Fertility and Adoption Reimbursement
  • Employee Appreciation Events
  • Free Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
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Your Key Responsibilities

  • Lead definition and management of system requirements (SOR, product performance) through customer interaction
  • Evaluate system architectures to select the best alternative to meet stakeholder and system requirements.
  • Initiate and conduct System - Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (SFMEA) with customer engineers
  • Contribute to the development of a technical solution which meets the requirements and complies with the applicable standards (incl. analyses, evaluation and mitigation of design risks)
  • Contribute to the exchange of development-related information and collaboration with internal/external development partners for system elements (E/E, software, sub-systems, components) e.g. with production regarding special characteristics or producibility aspects, with customers regarding system aspects, with verification and validation at the system level
  • Be the technical project lead and report project status to management as related to QTC and project budget

Your Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics or Electrical Engineering preferred, but other engineering degrees or equivalent technical experience will be considered

  • 2 to 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in Mechatronics systems
  • Knowledge of ASPICE requirements
  • Prior knowledge or experience in thermal management (refrigeration)
  • Expert in MS Office PowerPoint & Excel

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: strongertogether; Research & Development;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Research & Development 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Troy
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

Job Segment: R&D Engineer, Systems Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Electrical, Engineering