Posted: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 4:39 PM
Job DescriptionAs part of the Global Engineering IT Services function, highly capable virtual calculation tools for global democratized users have increased in importance to improve Engineering efficiencies. This Senior Engineering role will provide middleware software code development, testing, execution, and maintenance, as well as working with global team members to support development of future tools projects.Preferred Candidate IdentifiedKey ResponsibilitiesInterpret engineering requirements to create middleware software code that achieves the target outcome.Collaborate with application tool and product experts to apply improvements, changes, and solutions to web-based democratized user interfaces.Support future middleware software and base platform upgrades through creation, testing, and implementation of source code. Maintain and update middleware software version and revision control system with appropriate source code, web pages, and documentation.Conduct technical research to provide recommendations for improvements and solutions to problems encountered.Provide global support for technical discussions regarding virtual tools, as well as troubleshooting, and solution implementation.Liason with key base software vendors to appropriately integrate functional business goals with supporting base software.Develop technical documentation for product development projects and solutions.Qualifications / Experience / SkillsBSCS or related Technical degree, with 10+ years of Functional Capabilities, Knowledge and Skills described below.Working knowledge of the operating systems: LINUX, UNIX, and Windows. Highly proficient with Programming and web technologies languages, specifically HTML 5, C++, JSP, JAVA, ANT, AJAX, XML, Perl, Phython, VBA, Powershell, Fortran, and LaTeX. Proficienct in Microsoft Office. Working knowledge of translating engineering requirements into appropriate software code. Effective communication and team working skillsPrior knowledge and experience with MSC Softwareproducts such as SimManager, ADAMS, MARC, etc.Fluent in EnglishBe willing and able to engage in moderate amounts ofdomestic and international travel independentlyAbout UsNot SpecifiedDiversity and InclusionAs a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world. GKN is an equal opportunity employer. We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Company DescriptionGKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.
• Location: Auburn Hills, Detroit
• Post ID: 41925332 detroit