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Senior Product Engineer Hydraulics

Shanghai - China

Jul 08, 2021

Full time


Position Summary
Work with OEMs and global Transmission Systems Engineering organization in the product development and integration support of Transmission systems with hydraulic control products. Responsible for defining and clarifying customer requirements, system specification, control production specification, vehicle integration and vehicle level performance characteristics. Work with customer for problem solving and root cause finding. Support plants continuous improvement.

Principal Accountabilities / Responsibilities

  • Lead integration of Mechanical, Electro-hydraulic and Electronic transmission control products and systems into customer vehicles.
  • Lead Engineering interface with customers
  • Develop hydraulic control products and component requirements from system requirements
  • Support GSM and SDE/SQE to develop supplier before mass production and production continuous improvement
  • Develop an intimate knowledge of the products to assure a high level of self-reliance for issues resolution
  • Track and report product conformance to customer requirements
  • Negotiate customer commitments in close coordination with BW Sales and Program management
  • Ensure all deliverables & timing are clearly defined and communicated to the organization
  • Manage relationship with customer Engineering
  • Work closely with Sales to coordinate technical support for new business opportunities and new technology demonstrations
  • Present product design and system performance and obtain concurrence from customer
  • Participate in customer product design team meetings
  • Maintain customer action items list and manage commitments to ensure customer needs are met
  • Coordinate all customer Engineering activities – arrange support and participation from other parts of the global Transmission Systems organization as needed.
  • Support analysis of prototype parts in customer vehicles/ transmissions


  • This position will adhere to Global Star Safety Program, including safety rules, practices and training as outlined in the BorgWarner Safety Policy Manual, which includes the use of equipment, protective devices, or clothing that the employer requires.  This individual will work in manners that stress the importance of preventing accidents and illnesses.  He/she must take every precaution reasonable in the given circumstance for the protection of themselves and coworkers.  In addition, he/she is responsible for reporting all injuries and/or possible dangerous situations, incidents, or occurrences to the immediate supervisor.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Ability to work effectively across functional and geographic boundaries in the interest of the customer and the business (required)
  • Master degree or bachelor degree in Automotive, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering (required) –Experience more than 5 years
  • Experience developing automatic transmission systems (preferred)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (required)
  • Excellent presentation skills (required)
  • Excellent negotiation skills (required)
  • Fluent English language proficiency (required)
  • Applications engineering experience (required)
  • Applications/Hydraulic control systems engineering experience (preferred)
  • Experience working with Automotive OEMs (preferred)
  • Vehicle evaluation and test skills (preferred)

Top 10 Key Competencies

  • Business Acumen
  • Conflict Management
  • Customer Focus
  • Informing
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Listening
  • Organizational Agility
  • Priority Setting
  • Problem solving

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