AVL Powertrain Engineering is looking for a calibration engineer to add to the team. Qualified candidates will have a bachelors degree and possess proficient communication skills. The Project Engineer I - Calibration will provide technical and program expertise and mentoring to Skill Team and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities
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
The Calibration and Certification Skill Team provides engine calibration expertise to projects. The specific roles of a Project Engineer in this effort include:
Defines, plans, and performs engine, transmission and vehicle calibration and other relevant engineering project work within project team as required.
Plans and manages engineering resources according to project requirements.
Works on specific phases or aspects of projects such as technical studies, preparation of specifications, technical plans, engine testing, vehicle testing, data analysis and validation.
Supports/ensures data quality and writes technical project reports.
Reviews project for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, and customer requirements, including opinions and interpretations.
Coordinates activities concerned with technical development, scheduling, and resolving engineering test issues.
Defines, executes and supports research and development activities.
Supports, organizes, and leads customer meetings.
Communicates test results, progress and issues as they arise to project team and customer.
Supports customer calibration trips as required.
Other duties as required to insure project success.
Basic computer knowledge with ability to learn new programs (i.e. Visual, SAP)
Ability to multi-task
Ability to support effective team environment
Able to work independently with little supervision
Ability to diagnose and perform root cause analysis
A Project Engineer is expected to have demonstrated abilities in the following areas:
Identify, initiate, and support opportunities for technology development, process improvements, tool development, and knowledge capture and re-use.
Provide effective mentorship for other departmental staff in areas of expertise
Familiarity with regulatory and market segment requirements and end-user expectations
Calibration and / or development experience with two or more of the following engine types:
Automatic Step Gear
Dry Dual Clutch
Wet Dual Clutch
Independent functionality in at least three of the following areas:
Vehicle and/or transmission calibration optimization to meet fuel economy and emissions.
Vehicle and/or transmission development trip support for hot weather, cold weather and high altitude.
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.
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