Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Kongsberg, with revenues of over EUR 885 million, the company’s 5,300 employees are spread over 17 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Test Engineer


Epila, ES, 50290

Country/Region:  ES

About the position

We have an exciting opportunity for a Test Engineer to join an established team at Kongsberg Automotive.
As a key member of the Epila team; you will perform physical studies, components or products, serving the demands of both Project Engineering and Quality. So if you are self motivated, with a background in Automotive and enjoy supporting and working closely with people across the globe, this may be the position for you!


Your main responsibilities will be to performs analysis and research tasks in relation to components or final products related to new projects of the company or existing contracts. Perform tests of different nature on products, mainly mechanical tests related to plastics and metals and will also perform final reports for internal and external clients in English.
Will also have to know how to interpret international regulations related to materials and automotive customers and validation plans and loading notebooks of internal and external customers.
Other key responsibilities include:

  • Plan and define trials in collaboration with other departments and suppliers. Define and materialize the components necessary for test execution.
  • Calibration, metrology and maintenance of equipment and workbenches.
  • Handling of instruments, products, machinery and reagents used in the laboratory.
  • Identify and report on the behavior and characterization of the company's materials and products.
  • Maintains and maintains the equipment and facilities of the Laboratory.


If you have strong organisation and time management skills and feel that you have a systematic and positive approach to dealing with issues this may be the right position for you.
To be successful in the role you must have:

  • University Degree, preferably in the specialty of Mechanical or Materials Engineering, with demonstrable experience.
  • 2 years of previous experience in laboratories with similar functions.
  • Desired experience in combined vibration and environmental testing. Desired expertise in metallic and thermoplastic materials.
  • Desired experience with design and/or metrology programs.
  • High level of English, spoken and written.
  • Advanced Office user (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Power Apps, PLM, SAP, etc.)

What we offer

  • Fast paced global environment with endless opportunities.
  • Training and knowledge development opportunities.
  • Possibility to influence and make a difference in all aspects of the job.
  • Competitive salary + Transportation bonus + Gourmet Ticket

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  laboratory test engineer
Application Id:  3623
Posting date::  Jun 12, 2024