Test and Validation Engineer
Job Type

The Test and Validation Engineer is responsible for developing, directing and executing tests and test plans for our airflow and thermal management product line around the world.


  • Material and product testing: Develop, create and modify tests and test plans for materials, elements, components, subassemblies, assemblies, and manufacturing processes. Assures engineering standards and guidelines are applied correctly.
  • Design: Work directly with design engineers to specify, design, and lead the execution of testing and validation solutions for our products.
  • Concept verification: Validates designs and elements of designs via testing solutions. 
  • Design verification/validation: Proves the design meets specifications and customer expectations through creation and execution of tests and test plans, documents results in test reports. 
  • Problem solving: Provide technical leadership and support team through systematic problem solving. Troubleshooting of design issues during development or manufacturing using applicable methodologies and testing.
  • Estimation and Reporting: Provides estimates for testing, monitors and reports own progress
  • Coaching: Provides professional support and guidance to colleagues on a regular basis in order to contribute to the   development of their knowledge, skills and quality of work.
  • Subject matter expert: Expand expertise in state-of-the-art engineering, testing and validation methods and innovations in testing through technical journals, seminars, advance degree programs, etc. 
  • Discusses progress and barriers of own activities with internal stakeholders (design engineer, validation manager).
  • Discusses with team members on a regular basis.
  • Disseminate comprehensive knowledge of engineering concepts, practices, and procedures driving the completion of complex product development assignments
  • Work directly with global automotive OEMs to specify, design, and lead the implementation of testing solutions for their products. 



  • Comprehensive health benefits  package (medical, dental, vision, etc) for positions of 30 hours or more per week
  • Health Savings Account with annual employer contribution
  • Company provided Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, and Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Spousal Life, Child Life, Critical Illness, Accident, and Long-Term Disability
  • 401(k) with matching contribution that is fully vested from day 1
  • Generous amount of PTO, plus 14 paid Holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement and scholarship opportunity
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or closely related engineering field
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in product validation
  • Proficiency in solid modeling required, knowledge of Solidworks required
  • Technical aptitude in the development of powertrain related testing and validation, preferably on engine air handling systems
  • Experience in the automotive industry or similar field adhering to ISO/IATF requirements, using phased gate development procedures, and process in accordance with APQP/VDA standards
  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and verbal)
  • Commercial mindset
  • Strong leadership and people skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Data driven ability to make timely decisions
  • Knowledge and understanding of 8D, A3, Fishbone Diagram and Why-Why problem-solving processes is required.