Validation Engineer – Senior

Description The Validation Engineer's responsibilities include performing verification and validation of automotive systems to meet federally regulated guidelines for software performance (OBD), safety requirements, manufacturability, and vehicle functionality. The Validation team is responsible for the validation of hardware, software, and vehicle functionality. Responsible for developing master DVP's for Vehicle Validation, creating and managing DVP&R's, the test procedures (including maintaining traceability of test artifacts to requirements), and initial root cause analysis activities. Additionally, the team is responsible for properly documenting test procedures and developing new tests as appropriate to enhance coverage. The Validation Engineer shall ensure test properties functionality for validating the appropriate functions, performing the tests and entering test results at all I-Points for all programs. The engineer will clearly document issues in PITS or GIM, and provide Validation Project Chief all DVP&R results and open issues found. The validation engineer provides leadership in the areas of formulation and implementation of testing strategies including traceability from requirements to results to achieve broader testing capabilities across multiple vehicle platforms.



Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or

Chemical Engineering or related engineering field from an ABET-

accredited/equivalent university


Minimum of 5 years in product engineering design,

development and/or testing


Good understanding of automotive OEM hardware

validation test procedures, including:

o Environmental

o Durability

o Performance


o Thermal


Working knowledge of test apparatus and sensors,


o Pressure

o Temperature

o Flow


Electrical current

· Experience in problem solving, including fault detection/fault isolation


Strong technical...