Field Test Engineer

Engineering Greensboro, North Carolina


Description

XDIN subsidiary of ALTEN Group, includes 500 employees dedicated to the automotive engineering development. ALTEN is a Leader in Engineering & Information Technology system, and operates in over 21 countries (Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and Middle East) with more than 28,000 employees of which 88% are engineers.

At XDIN, we are always looking for world-class talent to lead our global teams through commitment and dedication to our OEM and Tier I clients. We believe in quality support from concept through production, and delivering the best customer experience while at the same time attaining a great place to work!

XDIN Offers

  • Competitive wages, BOE.
  • Major health, dental insurance benefits and vision savings plan. 401k, and basic life.
  • Supplemental benefits such as short-term disability, accident, cancer and life insurance.
  • Paid company holidays and earned time off

We place a high value on thought leadership. We want every employee to develop all the skills required to become an engineering and technology thought leader; contributing to the knowledge assets of our team and our clients. From day one, every consultant is trained and mentored to elevate their careers.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan, develop, and perform field tests according to formal internal and external standards, procedures and processes; document test data and results with accurate, appropriate documentation. 
  • Utilize data acquisition, computers and diagnostics equipment to execute tests, document the test results; process and analyze data and communicate results of these activities 
  • Document issues found during testing appropriately and work with the engineering organization to determine root cause, and assist with verification & validation of solutions 
  • Document final test results in Engineering Reports 
  • Work seamlessly with the other Product Validation engineers to ensure that the workload is covered at all times as required by the demands of the projects 
  • Keep the project teams aware of test progress activities from both technical and timing perspective. 
  • Conform to departmental processes and established methodologies
  • Frequent domestic travel and occasional international travel (potentially Canada & Mexico) is expected. Supplier should provide means for consultant to easily charge travel expenses. 

Requirements:

  • BS Degree in engineering 
  • Strong diagnostic/troubleshooting skills for electrical and Powertrain systems. Strong diagnostic skills using diagnostic software (ex: Canalyzer, ATI Vision), digital multi-meters and oscilloscopes. 
  • Proficiency in working with MS Office Applications for reports and presentations 
  • Experience working with customers and dealers for heavy duty trucks 
  • Ability to drive or ride in heavy trucks in a rough environment and to completely inspect trucks in a shop environment.