Skip to main content

Design Release Engineer - AV Camera


In this role, you will be responsible for leading product development and integration activities to production release Camera sensors across ADAS and AV applications.  Effectively achieve program milestones by thorough and rigorous program management. You will coach and lead suppliers to timely execution of program deliverables with perfection.
These projects will directly enable General Motors to “innovate on the critical path” and develop unique Camera solutions for vehicle applications across the globe.


  • Packaging and production releasing of Camera components using all the standard GM tools (ECM/PRTS/Auros/etc…)
  • Chair cross-functional Product Development Team meetings (PDTs).
  • Create and approve Component Technical Specifications (CTS) & Statement of Work (eSOR/SOW/SODW) and support sourcing activities and technical reviews
  • Exercise technical direction over supplier/supplier engineers and engineering support personnel
  • Lead and direct supplier resident engineers in release activities
  • Work with the TS (Technical Specialist) to fine tune and implement system requirements, participate in selection of the right suppliers, and optimize integration into vehicles
  • Lead overall communication, coordination and consultation with engineering departments and customers
  • Resolve issues as they arrive with a sense of urgency
  • Participate in compartment integration team discussions and finding balanced design solutions that meet performance requirements 
  • Defend Camera System Performance Requirements and Camera System Strategy at Program Specific meetings such as CIT’s, POPS, VAPIR, & TAPIR
  • Develop software and hardware development plans
  • Coordinate and Implement engineering changes
  • Create and balance requirements across systems
  • Lead and execute DFSS studies and implement results
  • Address and resolve all safety and compliance issues based on CAE analysis and physical evaluations
  • Represent GM in vendor and/or customer contacts
  • Manage multiple vehicle programs/suppliers simultaneously
  • Organize peer reviews and participate in other peer reviews
  • Stay abreast of new technology and competitive products.
  • Travel as needed

Additional Description


  • Bachelors Degree required in an engineering or computer-related field, Masters degree preferred
  • 2+ Design Release Experience
  • Studio packaging experience preferred

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.