Associate Certification Engineer

Ann Arbor, MI /
Product Compliance – Business Ops/OH (4037) /
Full-time
Embedded in a worldwide network Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America continuously strives to remain at the forefront of successful automotive research and development. MBRDNA is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with key areas of Autonomous Driving, Advanced Interaction Design, Digital User Experience, Machine Learning, Customer Research, and Open Innovation. In Redford, Michigan, the focus is on Powertrain and eDrive technology as well as in Long Beach, where the teams test durability of the latest driver assistant and telematic systems. The Digital Hub in Seattle focusses on developing a cloud architecture and building out the cloud platform for the next generation of connected car services. The Testing and Regulatory Affairs Division in Ann Arbor and the Advanced Vehicle Design in Carlsbad complete the competence center.

The Associate Engineer will support Mercedes-Benz AG with vehicle emission certification process for US and Canadian markets. Ensure all necessary steps have been completed to allow for Certificate of Conformaty approval.

Job Responsibilities:

    • Manage testing of 10+ certification testing vehicles (including build-up, mileage accumulation, test requests, review, document, and communicate results, etc.)
    • Coordinate EVAP testing, including build-up of vehicles preparation of tests; analyze and report resutls
    • Coordiante and plan tire inventory and process for certification testing
    • Track and report software and hardware certification for all certification vehicles
    • Generate catalyst histograms on-track and/or dynos; evaluate and report results
    • Coordinate preparation of certification vehicles for US agency testing
    • Troubleshoot certification vehicles issues as needed
    • Maintain and improve certification testing processes

Minimum Qualifications:

    • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other related fields
    • Working knowledge of vehicle emission control systems and onboard diagnostics
    • Understanding of emission regulations and emission certification procedures
    • Working knowledge of emission and fuel economy testing/laboratory procedures
    • Strong project management skills and a proven ability to manage several projects with input of many stakeholders
    • Fast learner with interest in working on different fields
    • Thorough and responsible working habits as well as being capable to adhere to timelines
    • Collaborative and cooperative working behavior - even under pressure
    • Proficiency with standard business software; basic knowledge of and ability to learn the function of computer databases

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Previous Emission Certification experience
    • Basic German language skills
Why should you apply?
 
Here at MBRDNA, you create digital ecosystems around cars, you design a language between humans and machines, you make a car even more intelligent - you make the new reality for cars. Our benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, 401k savings plan, tuition and fitness reimbursement programs and much more.  We have an open and flexible environment to allow you to push boundaries, join MBRDNA and design your future.
 
MBRDNA is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workforce.
 
MBRDNA only accepts resumes from approved agencies who have a valid Agency Agreement on file. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, MBRDNA employees, or send to any MBRDNA location.  MBRDNA is not responsible for any fees or claims related to receipt of unsolicited resumes.

Thank you for your interest in Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America. Please be aware the impact of COVID-19 could increase the amount of time it takes our HR and Hiring Team to process your application. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We are dedicated to the health and safety of our employees and candidates. We appreciate your patience during this time.

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