Sr Project Engineer in Old Fort, NC at Auria

Date Posted: 1/1/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Group:  Auria Aftermarket LLC

The Auria Aftermarket Group is a subsidiary of Auria Solutions, an established tier-1 supplier to the automotive industry.  The Aftermarket group was formed in 2019 to leverage Auria’s knowhow in flooring products, materials expertise and cargo and trunk systems for the purpose of:

  • Creating new revenue streams with higher margins;
  • Proving out new products/applications in the consumer market;
  • Leveraging market acceptance of these aftermarket products to sell to traditional OEM customers

Core Products:

  • Armorlite flooring products developed initially for Jeep Wranglers
  • Cargo Management products, which are jointly designed/developed in partnership with JDA partner (Stayhold) for retail and OE/Dealer Accessories markets, and for future OEM integration.
  • Rolled goods for hot rod, roadster builder and DIY aftermarket

Position Specific Responsibilities (PSR):

  • Engineering feasibility for bringing new Armorlite flooring and cargo management products fast to market
  • Advanced design & engineering responsibility for new Armorlite flooring and cargo products
  • Familiarity with equipment related to flooring and cargo production processes.  (Ovens, gantries, transfer systems, acoustical fiber processing-waste fiber, non woven, tufting- extrusion and back coating, water jets, glue stations)
  • Understand facility, transportation, and installation requirements for processing equipment.
  • Understand inputs from an engineering Bill of Materials to estimate capital and facility costs to support new projects with either new or existing equipment.
  • Provide support to plants and engineering teams, during advanced quoting stages through deployment of equipment.
  • Interface with suppliers during the quote and development stages of new equipment builds.  Including subcontractors supporting installation.
  • Leadership skills to manage internal design & engineering resources to support team workload.
  • Support internal strategic proposals for future product development and business growth.
  • Assist in development of equipment specifications and standards.


Job Requirements


  • BS in technical field


  • 10 years experience
  • Time spent in a plant/manufacturing environment is a plus


  • Ability to perform responsibilities under supervision
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project
  • Proficient with AutoCAD
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in systems and terminology is a plus
  • Strong leadership, multitasking and organization skills are a plus

Not ready to Apply?

If you’re interested in career opportunities, but not ready to apply, join our Talent Network to stay connected to us and receive updates on the latest job opportunities and company news.