Vehicle Functional Science Manager

Posted on 6/8/2024

ReBuild Manufacturing

ReBuild Manufacturing

501-1,000 employees

Enables competitive local manufacturing and automation

Industrial & Manufacturing


Troy, MI, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aero Space Engineering, Electrical or equivalent from an ABET accredited or equivalent program
  • 10+ years of experience with Vehicle development capability
  • Excellent communication Team building and relationship building skills
  • Ability to lead teams and meetings through technical tradeoffs and optimized solutions with attention to detail
  • Broad vehicle technical and vehicle development process knowledge including how to set technical targets, work with teams to determine feasibility (virtually and physically) and validate with statistical confidence
  • Design Release Engineering experience a plus
  • Technical writing and documentation experience
  • Functional experience with all NHTSA/FMVSS, CARB, EPA, FCC, or other regulatory requirements
  • Manage and direct that develops Vehicle Level Targets for all science attributes, including NVH, Durability, Corrosion, Aero Thermal, BSR, Dynamics and Fasteners
  • Ensure feasibility virtually and complete validation on vehicles
  • Responsible for the total vehicle integration of all the previously referenced attribute requirements, feasibility and validation at the vehicle level
  • Lead the team to identify and resolve integration and design issues as the vehicle is developed
  • Coordinate and lead team meetings, working with all product development teams including systems and components, packaging, manufacturing, and service to ensure the technical targets are set, solutions are optimized for all stages of the vehicle's life, and validation is executed
  • Capable of leading the teams in problem resolution and be able to present recommended solutions to the management team
  • Responsible for maintaining vehicle level scorecards with input from the team
  • Oversee a budget to support virtual and physical validation and will be responsible for managing and working within the budget
  • Benchmarking, Vehicle Performance, Weight Management, Durability & Reliability, as how they interact and relate to the responsible attribute areas and complement all vehicle attributes
ReBuild Manufacturing

ReBuild Manufacturing


Re:Build Manufacturing is distinguished for nurturing an environment of continuous improvement and collaboration, critical in the field of advanced manufacturing. This company harnesses proprietary software and digital tools to streamline production processes and enhance product innovation, making it a stimulating place for professionals passionate about industrial automation and advanced components. Their commitment to revitalizing the U.S. manufacturing base using cutting-edge technologies positions them at the forefront of operational excellence in their industry.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



Framingham, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth