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Senior Engineer / Lead Engineer - Press and Dies

  • Location
    • Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Position Tasks and Responsibilities

Die Engineering

  • Validate new product through virtual simulation method for meeting GM’s manufacturing requirements for Sheetmetal Parts.
  • Evaluate manufacturing tools design and the interface between tool and product designs using virtual simulation analysis.
  • Explore new applications in Virtual Simulation work scope
  • Identify areas for improvement/optimization for product, process and tooling designs and provide simulation analysis reports outlining issues and solutions
  • Work with teams across the globe to determine impact of new/existing requirements as applicable to dynamic studies

General Abilities:

  • Passionate to work in a team and at times provide direction/guidance to other team members
  • Provide technical assistance for manufacturing engineering personnel
  • Good understanding of Virtual Simulation softwares and participate in testing and validation of these modules with domain experts during new updates/versions’ implementation.
  • Ability to think and explore opportunities to improve current process/new ways of doing things. Then validate and implement new process concepts and associated workflows by involving all stakeholders.
  • Ability to manage product data required to perform simulations.
  • Ability to develop and document standardized work processes within team and support creation and update training documents.
  • Explore innovative technologies to improve the current “state of the art” with new technology options in Press and Dies work span.
  • Willingness to work across all sub functions in Press and Dies team as per changing work opportunities and self-development needs


  • Working knowledge of any of the the formability softwares Autoform, Pamstamp, Dynaform, Hyperform, etc(Preferably Autoform or pampstamp)
  • Working knowledge of NX / Catia modeling & surface design skills to develop dieface.
  • Knowledge of material properties, mechanics of materials and how these materials react when subjected to varying stamping conditions.
  • Understanding of Press and Dies Processes :  Die design / Tool making / Tryout
  • Practical exposure with Press Lines(Transfer and Tandem presses)
  • Good Understanding of GD&T


  • Learning Agility
  • Problem solving
  • Good verbal and written communication
  • Good interpersonal skills and a Strong Team Player
  • Passionate to contribute in multiple World class projects and deal with diversity of requirements
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Education/ Experience:
  • Bachelors’ Engg Degree(Mech/Auto/Prod) with preferably Tool and Die Making PG/Diploma
  • 5-10 Years of experience in Press and Dies and Die Engineering domain  
  • Hands On experience in Press and Dies space will be an added advantage.

Additional Description

Quick Summary of this Position
To contribute in new product development in the Manufacturing Engineering workspace of Press and Dies. Perform and visualize manufacturing feasibility of Sheetmetal Panels and compliance to GM manufacturing standards with virtual analysis and optimize product, process and tooling design using virtual tools to optimize cost and complexity of the product and Tooling. Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principals by highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in working practices and processes.

Work Location: General Motors Technical Centre India - Bangalore

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