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Powertrain Test Engineering Student (Spring/Summer)

Job Number:  48587
Group:  Magna Powertrain
Division:  EC Troy
Job Type:  Intern/Co-op
Location: 

TROY, MICHIGAN, US, 48083

Magna

 

Job Number: 48587 
Group: Magna Powertrain  
Division: EC Troy 
Job Type: Intern/Co-op 
Location: TROY 

 

Group Introduction

 

Advancing mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, and safer, while still fun to drive. And making it for everyone. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain. We do it by creating world-class powertrain solutions for conventional, hybrid, and pure electric vehicles. We’re making electrification more than a buzzword, we’re bringing it to the road. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.

 

Position Summary

 

Works with the Powertrain Testing group assisting with projects on all different levels throughout the co-op/internship program.

 

Team Summary

 

The Powertrain Testing group is responsible for overall product Design Validation Plan (DVP) process from definition, quoting, planning, and executing of product validation programs through various development phases.  Plan and execute tests (generating test procedures, pre-test requirement completion, performing test, test data review).  Prepare and report test results (test reports) and support program team/customer with DVP and results to internal and external customers.
 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Support the mechanical system test engineers with a focus on accuracy, timeliness, cost and quality, under the supervision of an engineer (mentor).
  • Assist and/or lead with development of DVPs for new products and product changes based on product application requirements with oversight by the mechanical system test engineers.
  • Assist and/or lead with the writing and reviewing of test procedures and test reports with oversight by mechanical system test engineers.
  • Assist with the plan and execution of DVPs utilizing resources from supporting internal engineering groups such as Reliability/Durability, Test Bench Services, Noise/Vibration/Harshness, Vehicle Verification, and Software & HiL Test.
  • Provide written and verbal communication of testing status and results to internal and external customers.
  • Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established quality management system (IATF 16949).
  • Maintains working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.
  • Expected Learning Outcomes:
    •     Understanding product functionality and system interactions.
    •     Understanding of entire DVP process.
    •     Understanding of the Global Program Management System process.
    •     Be able to understand and explain test instructions.
    •     Experience with different data analysis tools.
    •     Be able to understand and compose technical documentation.

 

The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
 

Magna Standards

 

  • Practice and maintain integrity while following Magna’s Charter and Constitution.
  • Follow Magna’s Code of Conduct and Ethics and related compliance policies.
  • Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established quality management system (IATF 16949).
  • Drive the development of new technologies to improve quality, efficiency and reduce cost.
  • Comply with safety policies and procedures to ensure duties of self are performed in a safe manner.
  • Health & Safety responsibilities:
    •      Understand applicable Environmental, Health & Safety policies and procedures in the workplace.
    •      Report unsafe conditions immediately.
    •      Report injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses, property damage immediately.
    •      Follow safety rules.
    •      Comply with requirements for the use or operation of machines or equipment.
    •      Comply with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements.
  • Create a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional/technical knowledge.
  • Develop and maintain a responsive and cooperative working relationship with internal and external customers.
  • Treat everyone with dignity, trust and respect.
  • Complete additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.


The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
 

Requirements and Qualifications

 

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
  • Enrolled in an engineering program with an accredited school. Graduate students must be within 12 months post-graduation to be considered.
  • Understand the basics of engineering theory and principles of design.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a hands-on technical environment
  • Working knowledge in computer-based software (Matlab, VBA, MS office, ect…)
  • Strong organizational/communication skills.
  • Ability to work with others in a team environment.

Work Environment

 


Office environment; minimum travel required. 

 

While working in this environment, the employee will be exposed to machinery, moving equipment and material, moderate noise, airborne particles, fumes and various levels of temperature created by manufacturing processes.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Troy
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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