Emissions Post-Test Quality Engineer

Ann Arbor, MI
Certification & Regulatory Affairs – Emissions - Ann Arbor (4041) /
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 Farmington Hills, 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.

Responsible for assuring the quality of vehicle emissions tests conducted in Ann Arbor Emission Lab per US regulatory and Mercedes-Benz Cars (MCB) standards including the testing and the equipment and methods used for the testing.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. (If you are a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, asylee or refugee, sponsorship is not required to work in the United States.)

Relocation assistance (domestic or international) is not provided for this position.

Job Responsibilities:

    • Check the quality and validity of Vehicle Emissions Testing conducted in the Emissions Lab, according to MBC and US Regulatory Standards (EPA 40CFRPart 86) and CFR 1065 and 1066
    • Assure that the testing procedures and equipment used in the procedure are compliant with MBC and US Regulatory standards - including the creating of new documentation and the revision of existing documentation
    • Communicate with the emission Lab customers to insure that their requested testing goals are achieved within the capabilities of the emission lab
    • Communicate with customers for resolution of issues that arise during testing
    • Oversee vendors to implement service, installation and repair of measurement equipment for emissions testing- manage time-lines and deliverables of these projects
    • Collaborate with Mercedes-Benz Emissions testing facilities worldwide- participate in regular meetings
    • Participate in Audit activities for Mercedes-Benz Emissions Test Facilities worldwide as required 

Minimum Qualifications:

    • 3-5 years of experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Math, or Science. Quality Engineering, Supplier Quality Engineering
    • Working knowledge of Vehicle Emissions Testing standards and regulatory requirements
    • Working knowledge of Emissions Measurement Methods and Equipment
    • Working knowledge of US Federal (Tier2, Tier3) and California (LEV 2, LEV 3) Emissions Standards

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Familiarity with Combustion Engines and Emissions Controls is a plus
    • Experience with light duty automotive emissions testing is desired but not required
    • QA/QC background/experience
    • Experience with quality improvement tools and techniques is a plus but not required (i.e., DFSS, Six Sigma, Fault Tree Analysis, FMEA, QFD, etc.)
    • Experience with Horiba emissions measurement and analysis systems
    • Microsoft Suite - Excel, macros

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. We have an open and flexible environment to allow you to push boundaries, join MBRDNA and design your future.

Benefits for Full-Time* Employees Include:
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and their families
• 401(k) with employer match
• Up to 18 company-paid holidays
• Paid time off (unlimited for salaried employees), sick time, and parental leave
• Tuition assistance program
• Wellness/Fitness reimbursement programs
• Vehicle lease subsidy or company car (for eligible employees only)
* Internships & Contractors excluded from Full-Time Employee benefits

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.

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