Lead Feature Validation Engineer Durability

Are you interested in working with the complete vehicle in a wide range of different products? Do you have a passion for customer success and product performance? Then this might be a perfect position for you so keep reading!
There is now an opportunity for you to join us in the Durability and Reliability team within Complete Vehicle Sweden as Lead Feature Validation Engineer Durability.

At Durability and Reliability, you will work alongside some of the most accomplished colleagues in the industry. Our team consists of durability & reliability feature engineers, feature analysts and data analysts and we are all working towards the same goal – to make our customers happy. If you are driven to create a better, safer, and more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

As a Lead Feature Validation Engineer Durability, you will work as a durability expert within product development initiatives. Your primary mission will be to verify and validate the design life of components, systems and the complete vehicle in close collaboration with the design departments. You will identify actions and acceptance criteria to be able to fulfill project durability targets. The actions can be simulations, calculations or specific tests such as rig or complete vehicle tests. You will also support us in our work to become even better, this by actively, together with our data analysts, finding new ways to understanding our customers usage and their expectations on our vehicles. You will also work closely with test engineers to improve our test methods and test codes and identify verification needs for new technologies.

We believe that to be successful in this position you need to have a creative personality with ability to generate ideas, and have a can-do attitude. We also believe that you have/are:
A strong customer and end-user mindset
Ability to lead and coordinate & instills trust
Communicative and good at establishing relationships for cooperation
Well organized and structured with the ability to drive things to completion
Willingness to share knowledge

M.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar, or equivalent professional experience.
Working experience from the automotive industry, preferably within durability analysis, testing, design and verification.
Experience with requirement setting of components and systems.
Experience from virtual simulation and analysis (structural, vibrational, temperature etc.).
Experience in using quality tools e.g. FMEA to identify different failure modes and mitigation actions.
Good verbal and written communication skills in English.
Experience with data analysis is a merit.

We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible as we will review applications continuously.

Johan Gustafsson, Manager, Durability & Reliability, Phone: +46 73 9029692

Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site.

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