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Test Development Engineer

Kokomo Technical Center - Indiana - USA

Oct 22, 2021

Full time


Reliably delivering what’s needed today

There are few challenges as important today as creating solutions that support a cleaner, more energy-efficient world. This requires a commitment to constantly improve the transportation of people and things.  We, at BorgWarner, made that commitment decades ago and have since been creating technologies to improve efficiency, emissions and performance in all types of vehicles.

Constantly pursuing what’s next

Our proven track record has made us industry leader in clean, energy-efficient propulsion system solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles. We uncover strong trends and use smart science and technology to address a future based on varying regulations, consumer demands and automaker requirements.

Product leadership that’s changing the world

Our employees have earned trusted partnerships with customers and suppliers around the world.  We leverage these relationships to gain a deeper understanding of the challenges at hand and then do what it takes to develop the next solution.  Our strong operations and commercialization expertise result in high volume availability of competitive, efficient products that truly drive change.

BorgWarner PowerDrive Systems is seeking a "dynamic, highly energetic, results driven" individual with a solid electrical hardware and software background that can apply their skills within our High performance global manufacturing test development teams.  


The chosen candidate will contribute to the design of high tech, high volume, state of the art test systems with dynamic technical solutions and deploy them globally to our manufacturing sites within USA, Europe, and Mexico.  The candidate will assure that the design standards are followed, and in some cases will be required to develop new standards.  The candidate must be able and willing to travel when required.

The Test eHW Development Engineer, will work under the Global Manufacturing Engineering Structure and will report to the Global Test Manager.

Job Duties:

  • Work with a BorgWarner standard PXI system built on TestStand, LabView, and LabWindows CVI
  • Use TestStand and Switch Executive to build an automated functional test
  • Create test mechanization
  • Write SOW to purchase fixtures, load box, and testers
  • Collaborate with systems and electrical design engineers to define test requirements, product test software, and test loads
  • Debug test software and hardware systems
  • Implement Six Sigma test limits
  • Conduct peer reviews of test plan
  • Install test setup in manufacturing plant on time
  • Complete test requirements documentation
  • Work with team to review and add tests for functional safety


  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or equivalent
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience writing functional test software.
  • Experience using statistics to set test limits
  • Familiar with the use of TestStand to create functional test plan
  • Experience with Switch Executive a plus
  • Experience reading electrical schematics required
  • Experience debugging functional test equipment required
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Works well in group settings
  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated
  • Must be willing to travel internationally

BorgWarner Competencies:

  • Drive for Results
  • Decision Quality
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Problem Solving
  • Conflict Management


This position will adhere to the Global Star Safety Program, including safety rules, practices and training as outlined in the BorgWarner Safety Policy Manual.  This individual will work in a manner that stresses the importance of preventing accidents and illnesses.  He/she must take every precaution reasonable in the given circumstance for the protection of themselves and co-workers.  In addition, he/she is responsible for reporting all injuries and/or possible dangerous situations, incidents, or occurrences to their immediate supervisor.

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BorgWarner is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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