Title Powertrain Test Engineer II
Location Dearborn, MI
Category Engineering & Design
Hiring Type Full Time
We work alongside the best and brightest to do incredibly cool things you wouldn’t believe. At Roush, you’re part of building the future. Are you someone that has a passion for providing innovated solutions to complex challenges? Do you want to work someplace where creativity and new ideas are encouraged? If so, then keep reading.We fuse technology and engineering to provide product development solutions to customers in a diverse range of industries. Widely recognized for providing engineering, testing, prototype, and manufacturing services to the transportation industry, Roush also provides significant support to the aerospace, defense and theme park industries. With over 2,400 employees in facilities throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and South America, our unique combination of creativity and tenacity activates big ideas on a global stage. We offer a full array of benefits to our full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, earned sick time, STD, LTD, 401K, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and paid holidays.Job SummaryThe Powertrain Test Engineer II will support the customer in developing and executing powertrain and vehicle testing. The role will ensure testing is carried out according to approved procedures and customer requirements. The Powertrain Test Engineer II will perform independent project tasks and collaborate with customers and team members. This position is located in Dearborn, MI.As a Powertrain Test Engineer II, you will:Review and understand engineering test plans for powertrain systems and automotive laboratory test setupsCreate computer-based tests and protocols for powertrain testing. Direct installation of required sensors and equipmentInterpret data and provide feedback and conclusions. Compile test results and prepare reports consisting of data and analysis for the customerConduct regular inspection of the unity under test and the testing data to ensure the test is proceeding as expected and to identify any irregularities that may prevent or interfere with future testing. Troubleshoot unit under test and facility issuesLead project management and implementation of testing efficiency improvementsAssist in the training of new Engineers and TechniciansTo be considered a Powertrain Test Engineer II, you will need:Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, or Automotive Engineering, Automotive Engineering Technology, or equivalentMinimum of 2 years of experience in the automotive or powertrain fields in engine design, calibration, repair, build up, production, or similar, or as a Test Engineer in Noise, Vibration, and Harshness (NVH), durability, chassis, road load, or similarExperience in data organization, plotting, comparison, and analysisGood understanding of internal combustion engines both spark and compression ignitionKnowledge of fluid flow and heat transfer, systems, and componentsKnowledge of basic programming and electronics troubleshootingProficient with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word and ExcelA successful candidate may also have:Experience with engine diagnostics and repairExperience as a powertrain or chassis dyno test engineerBasic proficiency in one or more programming languages (e.g. Visual Basic, MATLAB, Python, C++, etc.)Familiarity with engine calibration or communicationAbility to use scientific measurement equipment (transducers, strain gauges, accelerometers, emission benches, etc.)Good skills in reading and interpreting engineering designs or assembly manualsIf you share our passion for providing innovative solutions to complex challenges, we want you on our team. Please visit our careers page and apply by clicking on this link: https://jobs.roush.com/us/enVisit our website: www.roush.comLike us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/RoushCareersRoush is an EO employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categoriesIf you need a reasonable accommodation for our employment application process due to disability, please contact Roush Talent Acquisition at (734) 779-7087.