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Öhlins USA is now looking for a Vehicle Dynamics Rig Test Engineer/Operator

Based at our office in Hendersonville, NC, you will work hard to ensure the Öhlins brand and our Clients are in alignment. You will build a strong relationship and positive feeling about Öhlins with our Clients and their team(s).

In this position, you report to the Manager-Automotive.

Main responsibility, Actions & Duties:

  • Operate a Seven-Post Shake Rig
  • Analyze shake rig results with Matlab
  • Present results to the customer using Matlab graphs and Excel
  • Explain the results to customers with varying degree of vehicle dynamic knowledge
  • Perform Shake Rig maintenance and repairs
    • Basic electronics repair and trouble shooting
    • Service and maintenance of complex hydraulic test equipment
    • Basic, machining, welding soldering etc.
  • No or minimal travel to begin with, but could potentially lead to some traveling in the future for track support etc.

Experience & General Qualification
We are looking for a flexible and hands-on person, who can easily adapt to a high-energy team.You are committed and able to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.We feel that a successful candidate is detailed and organized with good communication skills.

Essential skills and experience

  • Matlab, preferably with signal processing toolbox or similar and GUI’s
  • Computer proficient (Primarily Excel and the rest of the MS Office suite)
  • Good analytical skills
  • Willingness and ability to learn
  • Excellent attention to details, organization and communication skills
  • Ability to build and maintain Client relations
  • Self-motivated and driven, with a positive attitude
  • Available to work odd hours during testing—weekends and/or long days if occasionally required.

Desired skills and experience

  • CAD experience preferably NX and Team Center
  • MTS Flextest and RPC Pro
  • Vehicle dynamics engineering and analysis
  • Racing experience or previous experience with suspension engineering
  • Signal processing and analysis
  • Understanding of ERP systems preferably IFS

Apply or contact us for further information

We look forward to receiving your application, resume and relevant certificates by email (marked Vehicle Dynamics Rig Test Engineer/Operator) to HR@OhlinsUSA.com.

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Öhlins USA, Hendersonville (North Carolina)

703-C South Grove Street
28792-4370 Hendersonville (North Carolina) Directions info@ohlinsusa.com +1 828 692 4525

Join us!

“Skill has always been a key success factor for us. That is why we focus on recruiting people with high levels of capability and motivation. This has always been important to me personally.”

– Kenth Öhlin, founder

Our employees are important to us. No matter their position, their commitment is the reason for our success. We want our employees to feel motivated and involved. This is why you should join us:

  • A unique company

    Öhlins is a Swedish privately owned company with branch offices and subsidiaries in Asia, Europe and USA. We are one of the leading brands in our industry.

  • Long term commitment

    Because we have a long term commitment to our business, we have the ability to invest in innovation.

  • An inspiring place to work

    Our co-workers are motivated and have a strong momentum for their work.

This is our culture

Öhlins Operating System, ÖOS, is the foundation of our business. ÖOS focuses on continuous improvement of our processes, where safety, quality, delivery and economy are the priorities.

Our common values are a part of ÖOS. They help us to shape our culture and to bring together the various units of the company. The values lead us to a continuous strive to:

  • always try to see possibilities

  • concentrate on solutions

  • show each other respect

  • be visionaries

  • dare to be the best

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