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Powertrain Engine Durability Engineer

Technology Resource Group (TRG)
Detroit, Michigan, United States
March 15, 2019


Powertrain Engine Durability Engineer

NO H1B or OPT Sponsorship is available for this position!

Our customer located in Auburn Hills, MI is seeking a Powertrain Engine Durability Engineer.

The salary range for this position is dependent upon level of experience.

Will be required to drive a company car. Valid driver’s license is required, as well as a clean driving record.

Will be required to travel domestically and internationally (up to 20%).

Candidates must be able to start preferably in 2 weeks, but a maximum of 3 weeks from acceptance date.


Conducting dynamometer powertrain testing in dyno cells. Engines will be tested according to company standard test schedules. Responsibilities include:

• Collecting data during testing to assure test is being conducted properly and the test is progressing according to plans.

• Working with platform engineering to execute test plans, supporting timing, quantities, and test types for successful launch.

• Must be able to root cause and determine issues and path forward during durability testing.

• Analyze data and hardware to understand issues and failures during testing.

• Provide management and peers with regular updates on testing.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent from an ABET accredited University. NO MASTER’S DEGREES!

• Must have 6 months to 3 years of actual work experience (internships or co-ops) experience conducting dynamometer testing on engines and transmissions. WILL NOT CONSIDER MORE THAN 3 YEARS!

• In-depth knowledge of Engines, as well as an understanding of Transmissions.

• Experience with data acquisition systems, collecting digital and analog data.

• Experience with any of the Industry Standard Instrumentation, including ETAS INCA, CAS, Flowmeters (Magnetic and Coriolis), AVL and Schenke dynamometers, Particle Counter, Micro Soot Meter, Smoke Meter, Pressure and Temperature data acquisition, Kistler / Kulite transducers, Emission Analyzers (HC, NOx, CO, EGR), DMS500, Cambustion, CAN.

Preferred Qualifications

• 3 years of experience conducting dynamometer testing on engines and transmissions.

• Understanding of Powertrain calibration and software understanding.

• Proficient with ETAS INCA calibration toolset.

• Strong troubleshooting abilities.


Please forward your resume in MICROSOFT WORD document format via separate email to and include “Powertrain Engine Durability Engineer” in the subject line of your email.

We appreciate your interest in Technology Resource Group. After careful review and consideration of your resume, we will contact you directly if we are interested in pursuing a further assessment.