Textron Engineer Product Development CVS in Troy, Michigan

Engineer Product Development CVS


We – more than 6,000 employees in 14 countries – are Kautex Textron. As one of the Top 100 global automotive suppliers, we develop innovative fuel tank systems for all of the world’s leading car manufacturers.

We are innovators: Our Selective Catalytic Reduction System segment offers industry leading technology to reduce emissions. We value the diversity of thought that drives innovation and engagement – and we take pride in watching our ideas become reality.

We place a strong focus on the development and promotion of all employees, which is an essential part of our growth strategy. Our recognition by “Deutscher Bildungspreis 2015” (German Education Award) underscores the excellent development and talent management at Kautex. Would you like to be part of our success story?


  • Product Development of our fuel or SCR tank systems for different OEM'S

  • Plan and control all technical issues related to assigned project and support the Progam Manager in delivering highest quality solutions to our customers

  • Cooperate with designer to ensure that tank system architecture meets customer specifications and demands

  • Work with manufacturing engineer to develop production tooling and equipment specifications

  • Interpretation of test results and introduction of the necessary actions and modifications as required to ensure that all necessary parts for the customer are available on time

  • Continuous work with FMEA tools

  • Knowledge about and compliance to the customer specific requirements

  • Control project budget and capacity planning process


  • Ethics and Values

  • Compassion

  • Self Development

  • Priority Setting

  • Drive for Results

  • Enthusiasm for the automotive industry

  • Structured and team oriented work method

  • Communication skills

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Planning ability



  • Degree in Engineering or a comparable education

  • Experience ideally in the area of Fuel Systems or other automotive parts is desired

  • Blow molding or injection molding product design knowledge including welding and assembly is a strong plus

  • Ideally international experience by studying or working in foreign countries

  • Business English & fluent German language skills are necessary

  • Enthusiasm for the automotive industry

  • Scope of responsibility/tasks will be given based on professional and work experience

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Michigan-Troy

Recruiting Company Kautex

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 263256