Nexteer Automotive Entry Level Electrical Validation Engineer (2018) in Saginaw, Michigan


  • Act as the primary electrical validation engineering interface to the customer

  • Maintain controller validation timeline for assigned applications

  • Support all required program documentation including:

Engineering Test Specifications

Customer Validation Reports

Test Activities

Validation Test Plans


5 Phases

Customer issues/communications tracking

Customer Documentation, etc.

  • Coordinate sample requirements to support validation test plans

  • Support controller update activities: samples, vehicle testing, validation, etc.

  • Plan and manage test readiness activities, e.g., fixtures, cables, software, etc…

  • Support Customer Program Implementation activities as required

  • Support the interpretation and analysis of internal and external validation requirements and translate into test system requirements

  • Participate in the development and implementation of test systems required for validation. This may include both electrical circuit design as well as writing software (LabVIEW, C#)


DEGREE: Bachelors

MAJOR: Electrical/Computer Engineering

Required Skills:

  • Interest in test & validation activities in support of electrical systems

  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Proficient with Microsoft office tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).


  • Entry Level Validation Engineer

  • Familiarity with automotive communication protocols (CAN, LIN, FlexRay)

  • Familiarity with basic tools that apply to CAN networks

  • Familiarity with design and production of electronic assemblies

Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women

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