Vehicle Application Engineer
Company: Cox Enterprises
Posted on: June 12, 2021
The Vehicle Application Engineer will work with fleet leadership
and business stakeholders to design vehicles to meet current and
future business needs while driving reductions in total cost of
ownership and advancing sustainability efforts. The engineer will
be responsible for managing vendors to improve quality, reduce
total cost of ownership and drive innovation. Project management
will also be critical to keeping projects on time and projects
should result in data analysis to draw conclusions on
recommendations to leadership. Leadership will also look to this
role to develop continuous improvement processes with vendors and
manufacturers. The position will be supporting all divisions under
the Cox umbrella of businesses and will require a consultative
approach, excellent customer service and strong analytical
Define vehicle specifications with a focus on safety, quality,
sustainability, and total cost of ownership reduction.
Reduce carbon footprint of vehicles and equipment.
Serve as a liaison between Fleet, Cox Conserves and the
divisions to track sustainability progress and implement
advancements in the automotive industry.
Perform vehicle, equipment and part pilot programs including
data collection, analysis, and program recommendations.
Develop and maintain technical specifications on vehicles and
aftermarket equipment including mechanical and electrical
specifications and schematics.
- Mange vendor quality and implement a continuous improvement
relationship between Cox and suppliers.
Minimum qualifications include:
Bachelor's degree in an engineering field.
Strong analytical skills with the ability to drive projects that
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively
communicate with peers, business partners, and leadership to impact
change across the organization.
Ability to interact with internal and external business partners
supporting corporate policy, standards, processes and
Ability to demonstrate a consultative approach to customer
needs, run reports and interpretate data to draw conclusions.
Strong proficiency with computers and Microsoft Office programs;
strong MS Excel proficiency required.
Self-motivated, able to manage multiple projects, prioritize
work to meet deadlines, and work under pressure in a fast paced,
high energy environment.
Works well in a team environment by supporting departmental
initiatives and goals.
Provide excellent communication skills, both written and
Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time.
- Travel required up to 10% of the time.
Preferred qualifications include:
Who We Are
We are the Cox family of businesses. We've been making our mark
since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying
true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for
growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary
divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a
new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse
broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive
transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators.
We're also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare
to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next
generation. We're looking for the talent today who will be our
leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are
today, where we hope you'll be going with us, and the common
purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified
applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment
without regard to that individual's age, race, color, religion or
creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy),
sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental
disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity,
citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:
Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally
engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our
applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or
send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or
charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
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