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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Electronics Engineer


Novi, US, MI 48377

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Kongsberg Automotive (KA) is seeking a talented and goal-driven Electronics/Electrical Systems Engineer to join our team. Based in our Novi Technical Center, the Electronics Engineer will be critical in our delivery of products that meet and exceed the expectations of our customers around the world. The ideal candidate will possess strong communication and presentation skills as well as the ability to engage hands-on with the design and testing of our products. This role is responsible for working with the Customer Focus Team on RFQ and development phases of new projects by liaising with major OEM’s and  Tier 1 suppliers on new projects to understand their electrical interface and specification requirements.


The Electronics Engineer is responsible for the following:

  • Lead the development of the electronics to ensure timely introduction of new projects that achieve customer requirements, budget and timing.
  • To assist the plant, production quality and process engineering departments with electronics expertise and best practices.
  • Primary customer interface for electronics to review technical and customer requirements, agree on validation plans and present technical presentations.  
  • Develop the system requirements, lead Hardware and Software development, and manage open issues.
  • Create EMC and environmental validation plans and support onsite testing.
  • Technical interface with PCBA supplier, create production documentation including PCBA EOL test specifications.
  • Trouble shooting system level issues, finding the root causes, and implement corrective actions.
  • Work with all intercompany departments to follow the New Product Introduction process.


Education & Experience:

  • Bachelors’ degree in an Engineering discipline (EE preferred); KA will also consider other qualifications which are supported by relevant experience in the field
  • 5+ years of embedded electronics design experience within the automotive industry


Experience, Skills and Knowledge:

  • Experience designing and testing for EMC
  • Automotive APQP experience
  • Domstrated knolwedge of Embedded software and quality assurance processes
  • Proven ability to work in a team interfacing with electronics HW and SW engineers, mechanical engineers, program managers, sales and production personnel
  • Experience in CAN and LIN bus communication using tools such as Vector CANoe / CANalyzer
  • Practical electronics skills (Oscilloscope, soldering, building prototypes)

Application / Contact

If this description sounds interesting and like the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application.

Kongsberg Automotive considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classifications protected by law.

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!

Application Id:  1261
Posting date::  Nov 19, 2021