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  • Product Development Engineer   (SA)

    About us

    Mitsubishi Motors Australia is part of the global Mitsubishi Motors organisation, which is a key member of the Mitsubishi Group of companies. We are a changing organisation with a passionate and driven team contributing to our growing market share and reputation for quality. We take great pride in knowing that over 11 million people around the world have chosen to drive our vehicles.

    About the Role

    As a Product Development Engineer you will be responsible for the development and release of Parts & Accessories, ensuring they are of high quality, aesthetically aligned, cost effective, manufacturable and most importantly meet all the appropriate design and regulatory standards.

    With this newly created role you will be based in our national Head Office in Adelaide and reporting to our Engineering Manager (Accessory Development). You will work collaboratively with Mitsubishi Motors Corporation in Japan and key stakeholders to ensure the development and release of genuine parts and accessories to suit the Australian market. 

    Some of your responsibilities will include:

    • Develop accessories to compliment vehicles and provide customer satisfaction
    • Ensure Parts and Accessories are released in accordance with project timing
    • Prepare and/or review Product Engineering change orders
    • Implement design resolutions to improve the product for customer satisfaction
    • Validate fit, test performance and obtain Engineering approval
    • Participate in Vendor visits, competitor evaluation and research as directed by the Engineering Manager
    • Actively participate and attend product development related meetings and/or activities
    • Maintain knowledge of design standards and ensure safety regulations are met via Design Verification Plan and Report (DVPR)  

    What you'll need to Join Our Team

    • A tertiary qualification in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
    • Proven mechanical or electrical aptitude with automotive parts and accessories design and development
    • Proven project management experience
    • Automotive industry experience (preferred)
    • Experience with viewing and interpreting CAD data, including working knowledge of Catia or alternate CAD platforms
    • Ability to viewing and interpret supplier drawings and installation manuals
    • Able to work in a Cross-functional environment
    • Ability to convert strategy in to a deliverable outcome.
    • Understanding market drivers
    • Highly developed problem solving, analytical skills and attention to detail skills
    • Continuous improvement mindset.
    • A communicative and collaborative approach to working with all stakeholders.
    • Intermediate skills required across Microsoft Office programs.

    What we Offer      


    A career with Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited will be both challenging and rewarding, providing growth opportunities and the prospects to advance your career, you will be part of a diverse and dynamic work environment where you will have access to employee benefits and volunteer days

    Additionally, Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package, along with the opportunity to lease Mitsubishi vehicles and access to discounts on new Mitsubishi vehicles for family and friends.

    How to apply


    Please express your interest in joining us by submitting your resume and cover letter by close of business on Thursday, 26 November 2020 (applications may be reviewed and progressed prior to the closing date)

    Please note: You must be located in Australia with a valid work visa to apply for this position

    • Job Ref: AU2677CV000015
    • Location: SA
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