AVL North America

For over 60 years AVL has been pioneering the development of Powertrain systems. Our dedication to innovation and customer satisfaction has led us to become the world's largest independent developer of Powertrain systems.

With new technology comes several exciting opportunities going forward and we would like you to be a part of it. These opportunities include bae engine design, and the continuous and exciting challenges of future hybridization and electrification.

If you are a bachelor degree qualified engineer with a minimum of five to ten years of experience in the field of controls, calibration and CAE, we would like to hear from you. All available positions, company information and history are posted on our website at AVL.com. Applicants are encouraged to submit their resume at HRStaffing@AVL.com and qualified contenders will be contacted for an interview within one week of your submission. No phone calls please.

Be on the fore-front of AVL Powertrain Systems Development as we create the vision for the next 60 years! AVL: Concept to Reality.

 

May 11, 2018
Reporting to the Director, Compliance & Risk Management, the Contract Administrator will be responsible to provide full and diversified administrative support, as well as general duties associated with facilitating any of the below stated roles for AVL North America Corporate Services, Inc. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Assist the Director in the efficient management of his/her schedule as well as handle any calls, whether from internal or external stakeholders. Perform any necessary clerical functions such as fax, file, copy, and typing correspondence. Responsible for various liability insurance requests; request and distribute Certificates of Insurance, filing and managing liability insurance claims, assist in annual liability insurance renewal, review and approve monthly invoices for insurance premiums. Maintain all legal/contractual documents in hard copy and those filed electronically in SharePoint. Maintain all Employee Confidentiality Obligations for all Highly Confidential projects. Manage requests for new and renewal of existing M-Plates (Manufacturer Plate) from the State of Michigan for AVL customer/project vehicles. Maintain Financial Statement disclosure database. Assist with the filings of Government surveys and State Annual Reports. Handle special projects and any other value-added activities for AVL, as required. Associates degree or 2+ years of related experience Excellent written and oral communication skills Keen analytical and organizational skills Ability to interface well with all departments of AVL and to represent the Director in a highly professional manner Ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality Multi-task abilities and a root cause approach to problem solving Proficient in Microsoft Office with strong computer skills
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
May 08, 2018
Install and commission test and/or measurement systems and Emissions equipment.  Able to troubleshoot complex problems and implement solutions.  Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.  Demonstrates ownership of medium complexity projects. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Act as a liaison and company representative with customers. Install and Commission emissions equipment including: Wire, set-up and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Perform Preventative maintenance Troubleshoot and replace parts Understand flow diagrams and gaseous measurement Create commissioning and PM documentation Obtain customer sign-off Perform equipment maintenance and troubleshooting. Provide project engineering technical support. Help desk consultation. Present training. Travel required. Five years experience in emissions equipment preferred. Understanding of electrical and mechanical processes. Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings. Able to perform quality wiring and mechanical setup Understanding of instrumentation and electrical practices. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Good knowledge of PC operation, MS Windows, and basic computer software required Personal protection equipment training            
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
May 08, 2018
The Technical Sales Specialist fulfills a vital role within AVL by determining customer needs for product instrumentation and services, and translating these needs into cost effective technical solutions. This position is ideal for the engineer with a powertrain testing background who wants to broaden their horizons and learn more about how businesses operate on a day-to-day basis.  Success in this position could lead to a future role in product management, management, or sales. "Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Works with the AVL Account Manager to drive sales and achieve targets Scopes customers‘ requirements and conducts product demonstrations Responsible for the technical content and accuracy of customer quotations Provides market feedback for future product development and innovative approaches Stays abreast of development activities in the industry and creates/implements corresponding action plans Works with Business Development to create strategic plans and product enhancements Develops and maintains customer relationship BS in engineering required, MS preferred Strong fundamental knowledge of powertrain/propulsion testing, specific with combustion analysis related pressure sensors Interest in expanding into autonomous vehicle technologies including radar, camera, LIDAR systems, V2V/V2X connectivity and telematics Years of experience in related fields 5+ Demonstrated experience with AVL related products preferred Demonstrated successful experience in technical sales preferred Ability to multi-task and manage projects/assignments while under time restrictions Travel approximately 10 – 25% to meet the needs of customers / minimal overseas travel required
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
May 08, 2018
Install and commission test and/or measurement systems and Emissions equipment.  Able to troubleshoot complex problems and implement solutions.  Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.  Demonstrates ownership of medium complexity projects. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Act as a liaison and company representative with customers. Install and Commission emissions equipment including: Wire, set-up and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Perform Preventative maintenance Troubleshoot and replace parts Understand flow diagrams and gaseous measurement Create commissioning and PM documentation Obtain customer sign-off Perform equipment maintenance and troubleshooting. Provide project engineering technical support. Help desk consultation. Present training. Travel required. Five years experience in emissions equipment preferred. Understanding of electrical and mechanical processes. Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings. Able to perform quality wiring and mechanical setup Understanding of instrumentation and electrical practices. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Good knowledge of PC operation, MS Windows, and basic computer software required Personal protection equipment training            
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 27, 2018
Provide the required systems integration and design necessary to execute custom projects or support sales activities. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” The Specific roles of a Project Engineer I include: Execute engineering tasks according to project requirements. Supports sales activities by providing technical input to customer requirements. Single point technical contact for customer projects. Complete engineering evaluation, manufacturing and installation documentation necessary to deliver a test system in accordance with customer specifications. Coordinate and execute technical design reviews for internal and external meetings. Provide technical input to support manufacturing of equipment and site activities. Execute a project in compliance with engineering principles, local codes, company standards, maintainability and customer requirements. Utilize appropriate CAD and engineering tools to create best in class solutions. Support Project Manager in customer meetings, financial estimates and vendor relations. Other duties as required to insure project success. Commercial Efficient on time delivery of project expectations with consistently high feedback Technical Recognize and implement global AVL products and technology. Working knowledge with local codes and regulations as they relate to automotive test facilities and equipment. Proficient in MS Office applications, including Excel, Visio and Project Independent functionality in the following areas / systems (relative to area of expertise): AutoCAD or Eplan drawing package for electrical schematics Solidworks, REVIT or AutoCAD for mechanical and 3D designs Pneumatic and hydraulic design Design of rotating equipment Frequency and stress analysis   Building utility systems including ventilation, water systems, air, fuel, fire protection, and pipe distribution Relational Working effectively with customers and other program staff and team members Accountability for delivery of engineering packages Active pursuit of personal and departmental improvement Effective communication with all levels of the project team Experience and Education 2+ years’ experience in area of expertise Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent job related experience
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 27, 2018
AVL is on a quest to find an innovative engineer with the desire to work with the MEAN stack developing new and exciting web-based products. The successful candidate will you be joining our agile team bringing new innovation to our industry. Our DevOps environment includes working with cutting edge technologies with quick iterations. This is a unique opportunity to join the world's largest independent company for the development of powertrain systems. “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Designs, modifies, develops, writes and implements software programming applications. Supports and/or install software applications/operating systems. Participates in the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of software. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the software development field. Required: Minimum of 1 to 2 years of experience Bachelor’s degree in computer science, electrical engineering or computer engineering Experience with web development utilizing HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, and the MEAN Stack: MongoDB (3.6), Express, Angular (2+), Node (8.10) Preferred: C# .NET and Visual C++ programming language knowledge Visual C++, ATL, COM/ActiveX, Visual Basic programming languages knowledge DevOps experience a definite plus Experience with Typescript/ES6 also a plus
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 27, 2018
“Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Install and commission test and/or measurement systems and dynamometers.  Able to troubleshoot medium complexity problems and implement solutions.  Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision.  Demonstrates ownership of medium complexity projects. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Act as a liaison and company representative with customers. Install and Commission test cells including: Wire, set-up and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Tune control loops Integrate auxiliary equipment into test system Set-up monitoring and control of relevant safeties Create commissioning documentation Obtain customer sign-off Write and implement basic custom tests, when applicable. Perform equipment maintenance and troubleshooting. Provide project engineering technical support. Help desk consultation. Present training. Travel required. Five years experience in automation and dynamometer equipment preferred. Understanding of electrical and mechanical processes. Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings. Able to perform quality wiring and mechanical setup Experience with vibration measurement and analysis Understanding of instrumentation and electrical practices. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Good knowledge of PC operation, MS Windows, and basic computer software required Personal protection equipment training
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 27, 2018
“Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” General Description: Requires Electrification system knowledge.  Provide software and hardware support for complex systems.  Must be knowledgeable in testing and data acquisition.  Troubleshoot complex problems and develop solutions.  Must be able to take charge of projects and drive to completion while managing to cost and time estimates.  Ownership of large complex test systems.  Excellent customer skills. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Roles: Act as liaison and company representative with customers. Commission test systems including: Setup and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Troubleshoot sampling systems for gaseous and particulate Integrate auxiliary equipment into test system Setup monitoring and control of relevant safeties Create commissioning documentation Provide training on system applications Obtain customer sign-off Write and implement complex custom software configurations Provide sales technical support. Provide project engineering technical support. Help desk consultation. Develop and present advanced training. Technical research. Travel required. Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering or equivalent preferred 5-7 years experience in emissions testing equipment preferred In depth understanding of electrical and mechanical processes Expertise related to testing methods and applications Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings Strong software adaption and modification skills Background in internal combustion engine, powertrain, electrification or mobility research Understanding of instrumentation and electrical processes Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills Thorough knowledge of PC operation, structure, MS Windows, and computer networking required Personal protection equipment training
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 26, 2018
The AVL Applications Engineer is responsible for providing an operational test system to meet customers’ requirements within the scope of a project.  This job requires strong troubleshooting skills and an analytical mind set.  Via training, experience and mentoring, the Application Engineer becomes the product expert helping customers use AVL tools to not only meet customer needs but also to help customers gather testing data at the highest quality level with greater efficiency.  Test automation systems used for: Durability testing, Performance testing, Development testing, Powertrain testing and simulation,  Emissions testing and certification, Racing development, Vehicle testing Dynamometer control systems Vehicle simulation control systems Emissions testing and certification systems Data analysis packages ECU optimization systems Combustion analysis systems ECU Calibration Engine testing experience and data analysis for dyno testing. a.  Act as liaison and company representative with customers. b.  Direct and perform engine testing, analyze data, create test plans, instruct test techs, c.    Write and implement automated tests d.    Provide technical support. e.     Provide clear and concise instructions. f.     Evaluate and present data g.    Present training h.    Requires travel Bachelors degree in engineering or equivalent preferred 2-5 years experience in engine testing Understanding of electrical and mechanical processes Excellent troubleshooting skills in electrical, electronic and software Experience with emissions bench and fuel measurement systems Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings Background in internal combustion engine theory and operation Understanding of instrumentation and electrical practices Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills Thorough knowledge of PC operation, structure, MS Windows, and computer networking required Experience with instrument calibration methods Experience with excel, PowerPoint and other tools for data analysis and presentation Ability to work within a group and take direction.   “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.  Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.”
AVL North America Full-Time
Apr 26, 2018
Performs Powertrain systems level design work on customer projects. (Creo 2 and/or NX experience required) AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Performs system level design work on customer projects Plans and formulates work flow to meet specified deadlines with minimum of supervision Has engineering responsibility for major powertrain subsystems or component groups in any system assigned (Engine, Transmission, Battery, E-Axle) Owns all system engineering tasks relating to component responsibility i.e. Architecture Resolving design constraints and establishing interfaces DFMEA’s, DVPR’s BOM input Co-ordinating input from other skill teams as required i.e. Structural and Dynamic Analysis, 3D/2D simulation Supplier negotiations and lead-time planning Supports CAE and simulation, guiding & reviewing boundary conditions Bachelors degree in engineering and four years experience in power train design Excellent knowledge of one or more area of powertrain systems design i.e. Engine, Transmission, E-Axle and/or Battery Knowledge of system engineering i.e. P-diagrams and boundary diagrams DFMEA’s BOM input Supplier negotiations Good CAD skills on one or more systems (Creo 2 and/or NX experience required) Basic understanding of CAE tools and practices
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Contractor
Apr 26, 2018
The marketing coordinator will assist the marketing manager/supervisor with a variety of day-to-day and long-term projects, including campaign creation, event organization, writing and design. He or she will be a flexible self-starter who (1) communicates clearly, (2) multitasks gracefully and (3) manages time effectively. A successful marketing coordinator will take ownership of deliverables and have pride in the quality of his or her work. AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. EOE Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Write, design and distribute public relations and promotional materials – such as brochures, news releases, articles, newsletters, Google AdWords advertisements, social media posts, etc. – with clear, targeted messaging. Help maintain North American affiliate website with current articles, photos and event information. Organize/design email campaigns and event invitations using Salesforce and Marketing Cloud. Create compelling, attractive presentations along with other AVL team members. Keep up-to-date on new global marketing processes/tools for CRM, media storage, etc. Maintain and facilitate contracts, calendars and schedules for tradeshow, advertising and promotional activities. Coordinate internal stakeholders to execute events smoothly from research and booking space to shipping and logistics. Help organize and provide onsite support at select events. Work with purchasing and finance departments to order promotional items, pay invoices, etc. Assist in daily competitive research and evaluate new marketing opportunities for events. Bachelor’s degree (marketing/communications concentration preferred) 0-2 years of experience Strong attention to detail and emphasis on quality Experience writing clear, compelling copy for print and digital use Computer skills: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Acrobat Professional Beneficial experience: Graphic design Photography and videography skills Tradeshow and event coordination/logistics Digital analytics experience
AVL North America 47603 Halyard Drive, Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 10, 2018
The Program Manager II has the overall responsibility for the successful execution of all assigned projects. Project leadership with teams in multiple locations Controls projects with medium commercial, social, and technical complexity. Ensures implementation of projects in compliance with all related processes to achieve targets (cost, timing, deliverables) and customer satisfaction. Problem solving.   Supports the PEI proposal process Authority to form the project team jointly with STLs/SAMs according to the required project resources (capacity, quality and location) Develops synchronization of AVL and customer processes Managing the project initialization and planning with special attention to cross location project organization and interface with customer Scope change management via a formal PVR process. Customer Relationship Management during sales and project execution. Project invoicing. Facilitate project meetings. Interface with Finance and support project accounting requirements. Identify new business opportunities on existing projects. Work collaboratively with KAMs on new business opportunities at existing customers Responsible for applying appropriate tools and methods (ProCalc, ProCon, risk management, AI lists, documentation, internal project reporting, etc.)  with special attention to cross location information flow Authority of overall budget control – manage and control contingency Authority and responsibility to define feasible work split for the effective cross location project execution jointly with SAMs/STLs. Authority to prioritize the assigned resources within his / her projects jointly with STLs/SAMs Very proactive in escalating as appropriate to keep cost, timing, and deliverables on track while maintaining customer satisfaction. Authority to initiate steering committee meetings of customer and AVL. Execute project wrap up with the dual goal:  get customer feedback directly and through Customer Satisfaction Surveys and assess project execution performance.  Provide feedback to team members. Execute project reflection meetings with the project team. Contributor to the continuous improvement of processes / Lean. Bachelors degree in engineering or related and minimum of 5 years related experience Ability to manage multiple projects with multiple customers. Distinctive customer focus. Excellent people, verbal written communication and relationship building skills. Excellent organizational skills Awareness of and ability to accommodate personality and cultural differences Demonstrated ability to manage projects with a high level of content, technical, and social complexity (stress resistant). High competence with MS Word, Excel, PPT, and Project
AVL North America Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 10, 2018
“Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” General Description: Good software skills, knowledgeable in instrumentation, engines and testing.  Commission test cells, setup test systems, program test routines, setup computer systems, install software and drivers, troubleshoot wiring, validate data.   Roles: Act as liaison and company representative with customers. Commission test systems including: Setup and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Troubleshoot sampling systems for gasious and particulate Integrate auxiliary equipment into test system Setup monitoring and control of relevant safeties Create commissioning documentation Provide training on system applications Obtain customer sign-off Write and implement complex custom software configurations Provide sales technical support. Provide project engineering technical support. Help desk consultation. Develop and present advanced training. Technical research. Travel required. Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering or equivalent preferred 5-7 years experience in emissions testing equipment preferred In depth understanding of electrical and mechanical processes Expertise related to testing methods and applications Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings Strong software adaption and modification skills Background in internal combustion engine, powertrain, electrification or mobility research Understanding of instrumentation and electrical processes Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills Thorough knowledge of PC operation, structure, MS Windows, and computer networking required Personal protection equipment training
AVL North America Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 10, 2018
“Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” General Description: Good software skills, knowledgeable in instrumentation, engines and testing.  Commission test cells, setup test systems, program test routines, setup computer systems, install software and drivers, troubleshoot wiring, validate data. Roles: Act as liaison and company representative with customers. Commission test systems including: Setup and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Troubleshoot sampling systems for gasious and particulate Integrate auxiliary equipment into test system Setup monitoring and control of relevant safeties Create commissioning documentation Provide training on system applications Obtain customer sign-off Write and implement complex custom software configurations Provide sales technical support. Provide project engineering technical support. Help desk consultation. Develop and present advanced training. Technical research. Travel required. Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering or equivalent preferred 5-7 years experience in emissions testing equipment preferred In depth understanding of electrical and mechanical processes Expertise related to testing methods and applications Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings Strong software adaption and modification skills Background in internal combustion engine, powertrain, electrification or mobility research Understanding of instrumentation and electrical processes Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills Thorough knowledge of PC operation, structure, MS Windows, and computer networking required Personal protection equipment training  
AVL North America Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 10, 2018
General Description: Commission test systems and integrate subsystems to meet complex testing requirements.  Troubleshoot problems and develop solutions with appropriate input.  Must be able to take charge of projects once on-site and drive to completion while working with Project or Service Management to manage to cost and time estimates while achieving a high level of customer satisfaction. Job located in Pontiac, MI. Relocation assistance available. “Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Roles: Support complex test cells, troubleshooting all AVL products used at GM. Commission test cells or systems including: Set-up and troubleshoot test and measurement systems Implement and tune complex control loops Integrate auxiliary equipment into test system Set-up monitoring and control of relevant safeties Create commissioning documentation Provide training on system applications. Obtain customer sign-off Write and implement custom tests. Provide technical support to the organization as well as to customers. Develop and present training. Travel required in an average of 10% (domestic and international) Qualifications/Skills: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering or equivalent expereince preferred. 3 years’ experience in test automation equipment. Or 5 years in automation systems. Understanding of electrical and mechanical processes. Good software skills. Experience with emissions bench, fuel measurement systems and ECU/PCM controllers. Able to read and understand electrical and mechanical schematics and drawings. Background in internal combustion engine theory and operation. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills. Thorough knowledge of PC operation, structure, MS Windows, and computer networking required. Reference: “Required Skill Profiles Resident Service MOC”
AVL North America Pontiac, MI, USA Full-Time
Apr 10, 2018
Technical and project execution functions for design and integration of automotive emissions test cell systems.   "Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” The Project Engineer I provides the required systems integration and design necessary to execute  customer projects or support sales activities.   The specific roles of a Project Engineer I include: Executes engineering tasks according to project requirements. Supports sales activities by providing technical input to customer requirements Single point technical contact for customer projects Completes engineering evaluation, manufacturing and installation documentation necessary to deliver test system in accordance with customer specifications Coordinates and executes technical design reviews for internal and external meetings Provide technical input to support manufacturing of equipment and site activities Executes project in compliance with engineering principles, local codes, company standards, maintainability and customer requirements Utilize appropriate CAD and engineering tools to create best in class solutions Supports project manager in customer meetings, financial estimates, vendor relations Other duties as required to insure project success A Project Engineer I is expected to have demonstrated performance abilities in the following areas: Commercial Efficient on time delivery of project expectations with consistently high feedback Technical Recognize and implement global AVL products and technology Working knowledge with local codes and regulations as they relate to automotive test facilities and equipment Proficient in MS Office applications, including Excel, Visio and Project Independent functionality in the following areas / systems (relative to area of expertise): AutoCAD or Eplan drawing package for electrical schematics Solidworks, REVIT or AutoCAD for mechanical and 3D designs Data acquisition and controls system design and implementation Pneumatic and hydraulic design Design of rotating equipment Frequency and stress analysis     480V / 220V / 110V power distribution systems Building utility systems including ventilation, water systems, air, fuel, fire protection, and pipe distribution Relational Working effectively with customers and other program staff and team members Accountability for delivery of engineering packages Active pursuit of personal and departmental improvement Effective communication with all levels of the project team Experience and Education 2+ years’ experience in area of expertise Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent job related experience
AVL North America Plymouth, MI, USA Full-Time
Mar 28, 2018
ProviProvide technical and project execution functions for design and integration of automotive test cell systems Project Engineer I provides the required systems integration and design necessary to execute customer projects or support sales activities. The specific roles of a Project Engineer I include: •Executes engineering tasks according to project requirements. •Supports sales activities by providing technical input to customer requirements •Single point technical contact for customer projects •Completes engineering evaluation, manufacturing and installation documentation necessary to deliver test system in accordance with customer specifications •Coordinates and executes technical design reviews for internal and external meetings •Provide technical input to support manufacturing of equipment and site activities •Executes project in compliance with engineering principles, local codes, company standards, maintainability and customer requirements •Utilize appropriate CAD and engineering tools to create best in class solutions •Supports project manager in customer meetings, financial estimates, vendor relations •Other duties as required to insure project success   Job Requirements: PrProject Engineer I is expected to have demonstrated performance abilities in the following areas: •Commercial◦Efficient on time delivery of project expectations with consistently high feedback •Technical ◦Recognize and implement global AVL products and technology ◦Working knowledge with local codes and regulations as they relate to automotive test facilities and equipment ◦Proficient in MS Office applications, including Excel, Visio and Project ◦Independent functionality in the following areas / systems (relative to area of expertise):◾AutoCAD or Eplan drawing package for electrical schematics ◾Solidworks, REVIT or AutoCAD for mechanical and 3D designs ◾Data acquisition and controls system design and implementation ◾Pneumatic and hydraulic design ◾Design of rotating equipment ◾Frequency and stress analysis ◾480V / 220V / 110V power distribution systems ◾Building utility systems including ventilation, water systems, air, fuel, fire protection, and pipe distribution •Relational ◦Working effectively with customers and other program staff and team members ◦Accountability for delivery of engineering packages ◦Active pursuit of personal and departmental improvement ◦Effective communication with all levels of the project team•Experience and Education ◦2+ years’ experience in area of expertise ◦Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent job related experience  
AVL North America Plymouth, 48170, United States Full-Time
Mar 28, 2018
Performs systems level design work on customer projects Performs system level design work on customer projects •Plans and formulates work flow of self and other to meet specified deadlines with minimum of supervision •Has engineering responsibility and can lead specific phases of projects i.e. technical studies, specification writing, establishing technical plans •Co-ordinates project meetings, design reviews and sign off reviews •Resolves engineering and design conflicts •Owns all system engineering tasks relating to system responsibility i.e.◦Architecture ◦Resolving design constraints and establishing interfaces ◦DFMEA’s, DVPR’s ◦BOM input ◦Coordinating input from other skill teams as required i.e. Analysis ◦Supplier negotiations and lead-time planning •Lead and author single team proposals •Provide engineering leadership to project teams Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree and five years’ experience in power train design •Excellent knowledge of more than one area of engine systems design or manufacturing process i.e. Air system design, Block/Crankcase design, foundry practice •Can lead system engineering process i.e.◦P-diagrams and boundary diagrams ◦DFMEA’s ◦DVP&R •Supplier negotiations •Team leader skills •Communication and presentation skills •Book understanding of CAE tools and practices
AVL North America Plymouth, 48170, United States Full-Time
Mar 08, 2018
AVL is looking for someone who is highly motivated to learn. Someone eager to dive into new technologies. Experience with or interest in automobiles would be a plus. The candidate should have two or more years of web development experience with HTML5, Javascript, and CSS; preferably development experience with the MEAN stack (MongoDB, Express, Angular, and Node).  Experience with C# and C++ is a plus.   "Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.” Job Requirements: Designs, modifies, develops, writes and implements software programming applications. Supports and/or installs software applications/operating systems. •Participates in the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of software. •Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. •Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. •Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. •A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Bachelor’s degree in computer science, electrical engineering or computer engineering. •2 or more years’ experience. •Experience with web development using the MEAN stack: Mongo, Express, Angular, and Node. •Experience with C#, C++ is a plus.
AVL North America Plymouth, 48170, United States Full-Time
Feb 13, 2018
The Technical Specialist - Transmission role with AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. will provide significant technical expertise to AVL engineering activities.  Qualified candidates for this position will have 7+ years of experience in the hardware area.  Candidates should be able to identify design and DRE work performed in past work experiences to support their experience level.  In addition, commuication is a key factor in this role and candidates should be able to communicate to customers as well as to all levels of the project team.  Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.   Job Requirements: Technical Roles: •Provide technical expertise & guidance to AVL PEI leadership •Provide technical guidance and mentoring to engineering within the skill team •Create and maintain technical education resources •Participate in customer projects with new design/major re-designs as a technical expert and ensure best practice compliance •Lead & author large proposals spanning mutliple skill teams (>$250K) Methods Development Role: •Identifies and leads research and development projects •Develops and shares best practices/lessons learned methods and documentation •Generates and maintains benchmark data for subject area •Participates and leads industry forums or other panels of experts •Support of sales/business development efforts (industry shows/customer visitations/technical presentations) Planning/Coordination Roles: •Coordinate resource usage on appropriate projects (R&D, customer, internal, etc.) •Participate in the quotation/design review process to ensure deliverables are achievable •Reviews proposal, paper and presentation material for technical content and style. Specific Responsibilities - Transmission Design & Development: •Development of relationships with experts in Transmissions Field •Check design calculations for accuracy and improvement •Review and interpret CAE results, drive design changes •Identify and manage appropriate prototype part suppliers •Collaborate with leadership team to suggest improvements to transmission designs •Lead development and testing projects •Identify testing methodologies and implement Deliverables: •Benchmarking of applicable technology •Documentation of technical memory for respective area of expertise •Consult on testing, data analysis, and tools development •Communicate with Skill Teams for latest technical developments •Supply appropriate technical expertise and participate in discussions •Maintain and facilitate workshops in area of expertise •Initiate efforts to evaluate new business opportunities  Bachelors’ degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or related field •Masters’ degree preferred •PhD degree in Engineering desired •Minimum of 7+ years’ experience •Excellent communication skills •Analytical thinking •Motivated •Team player •Customer oriented •Flexible (location, hrs., test trips) •Demonstrated ability to deliver to customer program expectations •Demonstrated ability to work effectively with customers and other staff members
AVL North America Plymouth, 48170, United States Full-Time