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Position:  Validation Test Engineer (m/f/d)
Location:  Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany
Job Id:  529
# of Openings:  0

Position Overview
Responsible for the development and execution of Li-Ion Battery Electronics/Module/Pack test related activities including Design Verification and Process Validation
Primary responsibilities
  • Plan, schedule and execute test plans for all levels of product testing, including CV, DV, and PV
  • Assist in the development of detailed validation plans for all phases of a program
  • Have total ownership of the overall test plan and test results including data analysis along with creating and publishing test reports that support test plans and product delivery.
  • Interface with outside test houses/vendors to execute required testing, including quoting and scheduling
  • Determine requirements for new test equipment and/or redesign of existing test equipment
  • Recommend, purchase and implement equipment, test instruments, data acquisition, etc., required for all levels of product testing including the design of test fixtures and testing instructions
  • Ensure all product issues are identified, logged, tracked, and resolved during each testing phase
  • Provide detailed field data and internal test reports to supply feedback to engineering on needed improvements and any product failures found during testing
Specific Skills/Abilities
  • Technical understanding and familiarity with environmental, mechanical, and electrical verification testing methodologies in an automotive environment and to automotive standards
  • Familiarity with vehicle CAN and LIN communication interfaces and CANoe/CANalizer tools
  • Experienced in troubleshooting and root cause analysis of test or product related issues
  • Previous experience with specification and integration of data acquisition using various test instrumentation
  • Experience with DIAdem, MATLAB, or other data analysis tools is a plus
  • Experience with high voltage EV/HEV battery systems is a plus
  • Software programming experience is a plus
  • Analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Good written and oral communication skills. Ability to present technical data to customer.
  • Languages (business fluent or native): English, German
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience in Design Verification/Process Validation testing

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