Systems Technology Group, Inc. Automotive Appearance Definition Designer in warren, Michigan

Systems Technology Group (STG) has immediate openings for Automotive Appearance Definition Designers for our direct automotive client in Warren, MI. Candidates must have a Bachelorrsquo;s Degree with qualifications in Engineering, Design, or Business / Communications. This is a day shift position. However, some global, early morning or evening meetings will require attendance. Must be a U.S. citizen or Green Card holder.em*STG offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health coverage, dental, life insurance, disability insurance, 401K, paid holidays and paid vacations. To learn more about STG, please visit us at a href="http://www.stgit.com"www.stgit.com/a/emspan style="text-decoration: underline;"General Purpose:/spanThe Appearance Definition Lead is assigned Programs to ensure we meet the aesthetic Design Intent vision to ldquo;Design, Build and Sell the Worldrsquo;s Best Vehiclesrdquo;. Specific responsibilities include: 1) Coordinate, document and release Design Intent Appearance Attributes, i.e. CTDAR (Color Trim Design Appearance Requirements), on time and with quality; includes Statement of Requirements for Sourcing; 2) To provide documented Design Intent Appearance Harmony for execution of ALL Interior, Exterior, and Accessories; (except Body Color); 3) Ensure GVDP Elements for release of the CTDAR are met with the Program Teamspan style="text-decoration: underline;"Responsibilities:/spanulliBusiness / Strategic:/li/ululliMust develop and maintain strategic relationships with Design Studio, Color Trim, Engineering VSE and DE, Program Management (both Design and Engineering), and other key Program Team members across assigned program(s)./liliAbility to ldquo;seek to understandrdquo;/liliDrive Appearance Strategies to meet Design Intent/liliEnsure high fidelity of information that drives Design Intent of appearance that creates Appearance Harmony/liliOn Time support of Appearance SOR Appendix F5 (Future F5 in EBOM)/li/ululliPeople:/li/ululliBuild strong relationships within Design: Studio, Color Trim Creative Designer, Production Studio Leads, and within DQ (emi.e./em Brand Team, Cost Lead, etc.)/liliDevelop strong cross functional relationships outside of Design, i.e. VSE, DE, Materials Engineering, Program Management, Marketing, Program Team, etc./li/ululliProgram Execution:/li/ululliMeet GVDP Element deliverables for CTDAR (Color Trim Design Appearance Requirements)/liliSupport Frontloading, including Competitive Material Benchmarking/liliWork with various functions to ensure feasibility and harmonious execution of Design Intent part appearance/liliLead Appearance Definition