We have quick moving Engine Calibration and Development Engineer

Techstar Consulting Inc
Dallas, Texas
Nov 28, 2023
Dec 01, 2023
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Consulting
Position: Engine Calibration and Development Engineer Location: Waterloo, IA (Onsite) Job Type: Full-Time Job Description:
  • as an Engine Development Engineer, you will have shared management of a performance and emissions dyno. In addition you will:
  • Define detailed engine test plans and schedule dyno test work.
  • Write work orders and communicate needs to test cell operators.
  • Prepare engines for testing and write assembly and instrumentation work orders.
  • Analyze test results, present results and lead discussions.
  • Calibrate base engine software features and help to develop new software features.
  • Provide technical guidance to other groups (field performance, calibration, applications, etc.).
  • Contribute to engine and aftertreatment hardware development.
What It Takes
We need an excellent communicator who thrives on solving problems in a team environment. Ideally, you will have a
Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering. In addition we require:
2 + years experience in engine engineering.
A basic understanding of diesel engine performance and emissions.
6 months + experience in engine or component development testing. Desired Skills:
One or more years' experience with engine development or engine control system development or engine component/subsystem development
Proficiency in the use of engine test lab equipment, data acquisition, and data analysis tools
Knowledge of diesel engine emissions control technologies and emissions regulations
Demonstrated skills in the clear communication of technical data and project information Strong Candidate:
Experience in performance and emissions development of heavy-duty diesel engines, including the use of controller development tools
Experience using Design of Experiment methodologies, modeling, and optimization techniques
User experience with GT-Power
User experience with National Instruments Diadem analysis software
User experience with Matlab and associated toolboxes (MBC, CAGE, Simulink)

Education (Minimum):
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Agricultural or Electrical Engineering or related engineering discipline
Strong Candidate:
Master's degree in engineering or additional classes in thermodynamics, fluids, heat transfer, combustion, engine performance, theory or design desired