Dimensional Analysis Engineer

Carson, CA /
Propulsion – Electric Power Conversion /
Full Time
This is what you’ll do:
·       In an Engineering based role and in collaboration with design engineering, support the DFM/DFA activities to bring new power electronics products from design, through development and into series production.
·       Perform various part and assembly tolerance stack analysis and provide feedback to product design engineering team
·       Create GD&T best practices and tolerance stack analysis template
·       Provide part dimensioning scheme directions to suppliers and review their 2D prints
·       Manage all power electronics and other product development tolerance stack analysis documents
·       Obtain manufacturing quality requirements and provide part dimensioning guidelines to engineering team
·       Support Supplier Quality team with incoming part inspections and part quality issues 
·       Ensure produce design is optimized for dimensional control to meet functional and assembly requirements.
·       Support DREs to follow best manufacturing processes and Rivian DFM guidelines including GD&T
·       Coordinate and participate in Virtual Build events
 
This is what you’ll need:
·       4 years+ of GD&T analysis performance and possession of skill-sets
·       Automotive product development experience from concept to high volume production
·       CAD knowledge, including ability to review designs within CATIA
Familiarity with quality control process software
·       Experience with statistical qualification of machinery, equipment, and gages, and the ability to improve and document our methods for completing these tasks.
·       Lean, Six Sigma, 5S knowledge and/or exposure preferred
·       Excellent inter-personal skills with the ability to collaboratively work with and influence cross-functional departments both internally and externally.
·       Energy & curiosity to make things happen, seek out solutions and represent a world class brand.
·       Experience in implementation of major production launches (entire production lines or plants).
·       Willingness to travel, especially during times of peak demand.

This is where you’ll work:
Department: Electric Power Conversion (EPC)
Location: Carson, CA

About Rivian:
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.
We operate development centers in Plymouth, MI, Irvine CA and San Jose, CA, and Surrey, England, as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois.
Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.