21 days old

Professional IT

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors
Highland Park, MI 48203
  • Job Code
    20001113
Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. YFAI is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has 114 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 20 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture interior components for all automakers. Established in 2015, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is a joint venture between Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component group of SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor), and Adient, the global leader in automotive seating. For more information, please visit www.YFAI.com.

Coordinates, designs, builds, integrates, develops, tests, and deploys application technology solutions and delivers IT services and provides launch consulting services for the responsible software, specifically MES, WMS and manufacturing related software. This role will be responsible for information systems analysis to improve manufacturing productivity and workflow or expanding systems to serve new purposes. This role needs apply system analysis to solve problems, including determining software and system functional and technical specifications.


  • Provide Level 1 support for the responsible platform/system. As the MES software is production critical for YFAI plants, this could include off shift and weekend support in the case of production downtime.
  • To recommend solutions of technical specifications. Support the team during implementations. Work closely with the vendor to find viable solutions.
  • Drive fixes and/or enhancements with the supporting resources.
  • Document requirements to support required business functionality. Review with internal customers, vendors and other IT support staff as necessary.
  • Monitor existing system interfaces between both internal and external systems and correct errors
  • Monitor system error reports and logs and make corrections while working with key business users to prevent future errors
  • Provide technical documentations, work instructions, knowledge base articles
  • Learn new technologies to support other systems in YFAI including the replacement of existing platform/systems. Actively participate in the architecture and implementation of new solutions to support the future regional or global system solutions.
  • Manage ongoing support requests and administrative needs.
  • PC and Server management within manufacturing plant, administer backup and recovery
  • Communicate effectively with end users to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Communicate and coordinate with infrastructure teams to execute system changes
  • Ensure issues and defects are resolved in a timely manner, including during non-work hours to resolve critical production issues.
  • Other important functions as required, such as developing requirements documentation to support business functionality in YFAIs strategic system solution, providing valuable input to the development of this strategy, working closely with the system software vendors to ensure understanding and on-time delivery, ensuring existing system functionality is tested in the future strategic system solution



  • Bachelors
    degree or equivalent preferred in Information Technology or related discipline
    or equivalent experience
  • Need good
    hardware and software skills.
  • Experience
    working in a JIT plant environment and / or working for FCA.
  • Preferred the
    candidates can speak and understand the Chinese language to interface with
    overseas developers.
  • 5+ years of
    experience in Information Technology specifically in the area of related system
    implementations;
  • Experience
    working in global corporation preferred;
  • Knowledge of
    all phases of software development lifecycle including requirements analysis,
    design, development, testing (integration, user, and performance),
    implementation, and support;
  • Experiences
    with the related systems and .NET development
  • Knowledge of
    coding languages (e.g. C++, Java, JavaScript, HTML)
  • Experience with
    relational database (SQL, Oracle) and SQL programming
  • TCP/IP, Cisco
    Switches
  • PLC programming
    and communication architecture a plus, Kepware
  • Working
    knowledge of QAD, MS SQL
  • Experience in a
    JIT/JIS automotive supplier or manufacturer, FCA knowledge is preferred.









Posted: 2020-07-17 Expires: 2020-08-15
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