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 Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 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

Validation Test Lab Technician


Novi, US, MI 48377

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Kongsberg Automotive is seeking a Technician to join our team in our Novi Technical Center. The Technician will perform validation testing on internal and external products while coordinating with Engineering to resolve issues regarding test methods, implementations and results. To be successful, the Technician must thoroughly and accurately execute test specifications and display good written and verbal communication skills.


  • Implement physical test measurements in accordance with a test plan and test specifications.
  • Review project instructions, drawings, test specifications, procedures, and objectives to determine test equipment necessary to complete test project. Review findings with Test Engineer and Lab Manager.
  • Set up test fixtures. Fabricate environmental chambers. Program environment controls and utilize computer data acquisition equipment. Review setup with Test Engineer and Lab Manager.
  • Perform sample management including tagging, tracking, monitoring, and reporting.
  • Verify test equipment is working correctly throughout testing.
  • Produce consistent and reliable test results.
  • Collect test data and maintain test logs.
  • Execution and reporting of test tasks throughout the test series within the project, including oral and written presentation of test results.
  • Provide support for design engineering, project management, marketing, and external customers regarding test methods and test results.
  • Author and update documentation of test methods and procedures.
  • Prepare and issue accurate and detailed test reports.
  • Perform validation testing in compliance with the IATF 16949 quality system.


  • Education: Associate’s Degree and 2+ years’ experience 
  • Basic knowledge in measurement technology, mechanics, and electronics.
  • Knowledge of the development process and test methods.
  • Skilled in the use of MS Word and Excel

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!

Keywords:  Testing, Technician, Lab
Application Id:  2125
Posting date::  Mar 13, 2023