26 days old

Vehicle Evaluation and Test Engineer

Kelly Services
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
**Vehicle Evaluation & Test Engineer**


We are currently looking for a Vehicle Evaluation Test Engineer to join our Ergonomics team in Farmington Hills, Michigan.

Job Description: The Evaluation and Test engineer will be responsible for seat performance and high-quality feel development focused on Nissan and Infiniti vehicles manufactured in North America. This includes a wide-range of responsibilities including performance target setting, vehicle evaluation and assessments. The engineer will also need to interact daily with staff throughout the engineering, manufacturing, quality organizations. Success in this role will be measured by product impact in the form of competitive vehicle performance and ability to provide attractiveness to the customer.

+ Conducting static dynamic evaluations of Nissan, Infiniti and competitor vehicles

+ Setting performance targets, managing planning papers

+ Defining the essential factors to both improve attractiveness of Nissan products and reduce customer dissatisfaction

+ Planning, scheduling and carrying out evaluations to assess full vehicle performance; achieves target subjectively and objectively

+ Digital data evaluations, physical mockup, virtual reality, and customer clinics

+ Leading project development activities and communicating effectively within cross-functional teams

+ Ability to present project updates summary reports within test engineering, design, quality, manufacturing and project management organizations

+ Proposing countermeasures to resolve customers concerns and working cross-functionally to ensure implementation and effectiveness matches prediction

+ Negotiating to deliver product improvements that add value to Nissan and Infiniti customers

+ Documenting all test and development activities through test reports and meeting minutes


+ Bachelors degree in Engineering or equivalent degree from an accredited university is required

+ Zero to 4 years of post-grad experience in automotive development or equivalent

+ Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access

+ Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously meet project timing requirements

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

+ Comfortable with presentations to peers, supervisors and managers

+ Strong problem-solving skills

+ Experience gathering data related to customer needs and expectations along with ability to summarize and present the results concisely and make clear recommendations

+ Ability to travel within North America and Japan approximately 15-20% required.

+ Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

+ Other desired skills:

+ Experience in customer-oriented evaluation methods or market surveys

+ Demonstrated history for taking proactive approach working cross-functionally across multiple functions

+ Training in quality analysis tools and ability to apply concepts such as Pareto charts, Fishbone diagrams, 5 Whys Analysis, etc.

**Why Kelly** **** **Engineering?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. At Kelly Engineering, our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. We connect you with leading organizations where you can collaborate on innovative projects, work with cutting-edge technologies and accelerate your growth. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects or are looking for a long-term opportunity, were here to guide you to the next step in your engineering career.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-09 Expires: 2022-10-10

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