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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.

Test Engineer


Novi, US, MI 48377

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Kongsberg Automotive is seeking an experienced Test Engineer within our Novi Technical Center. This role is responsible for building, designing, testing, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair electro-mechanical test-lab equipment such as test-system relay (timers and electrical), electro-pneumatic solenoids/valves, as well as as build and maintain relationships with vendors.


  • The Test Engineer will be responsible for ensuring that requirements are established, and products are verified with reliable methods in relation to the stated requirements.
  • Work directly with KA personnel (technical and non-technical) for products and applications, including the definition of product test plans and follow up of test results.
  • Knowledge of Vector tools (CAN, LIN) CAPL as applies to the Automotive Industry.
  • Ability to write (ATE) automatic-test-equipment programs in Visual-basic, C++, NI-LabView, and or PLC (Siemens, Datalogic, Allen Bradley etc.)
  • Write technical reports.
  • Build / design, test, troubleshoot, maintain and repair electro-mechanical test-lab equipment such as test-system relay (timers and electrical), electro-pneumatic solenoids/valves, etc.
  • Use typical engineering testing tools, including NI Lab-View, Visual basis, C++, PLC programming techniques to perform DT, DV, PV testing
  • Lead Technicians in test methods and the use of equipment to complete product validation testing.
  • Produce well-written work instructions, disseminate resulting data and write clear concise reports.


Education and Technical Experience/Requirements:

  • BS in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, or Electro-Mechanical Engineering from an ABET-accredited University with (2) or more years of hands-on experience in a related engineering field.
  • A strong background and experience in Automotive Engineering is a plus.
  • Electro-mechanical and control systems engineering experience is preferred.
  • Experience with data acquisition, use of sensors, signal conditioning and AutoCAD.
  • A solid working knowledge of NI LabVIEW or Visual basics will be considered a plus
  • Knowledge of a lab test environment is essential with Solid working knowledge of electro-mechanical systems, test equipment and test setups.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

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:  1294
Posting date::  Sep 13, 2021