Go further, faster and be #StrongerTogether! We are more successful together. This is why you have the opportunity to become a star in our team.

Our passion makes us a leading international development partner and supplier to the automotive industry as well as a pioneer for the mobility of the future. Our product portfolio addresses all crucial issues related to powertrain and air conditioning technology – both for e-mobility and vehicles with combustion engines. Today, more than 77,000 employees work on innovative products throughout 160 production locations and 16 major development centers. Our goal is to shape the mobility of tomorrow – let’s be #StrongerTogether. Join our team MAHLE.

Your Role & Responsibilities

***Applicants must be eligible to work for in the US for any employer without sponsorship.*** SUMMARY #This entry level position will challenge you to a variety of disciplines focused around vehicle calibration and engine control systems. Your initiative and motivation will empower you to define your own personal skill set whilst acquiring essential experience. Following an anticipated evolution of up to two years, you will be expected to develop into a valuable and dynamic engineering asset for MAHLE Powertrain. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES #Support engine calibration & control system development programs #Execute calibration guides to deliver quality and timely results #Work closely with customers, suppliers and internal teams #Ability to adapt, integrate and work well with others is essential #Perform data reduction and detailed analysis of test results #Prepare technical reports, papers and presentations #Participate in business development activities when required #Analyze technology trends, and market demands to contribute towards the strategic business plan and individual projects #Observe all safety rules and regulations. Must act safely and be responsible for the safety of others around the work area #Maintain awareness of the Company Quality System #Employee duties are not limited to those stated above, but are inclusive of any tasks assigned by supervisor/manager #Complies with Company policies, procedures, guidelines and standards #The employee must hold a valid license with satisfactory driving history and be able to drive motor vehicles #An employee in this role is required to meet DOT medical standards

Your Skills & Strengths

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE #Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in relevant engineering field #1 year of relevant internship, professional, or other automotive activity (e.g. SAE, hobby, etc.) experience in powertrain calibration and controls #Knowledge of internal combustion engines and testing techniques #Knowledge of Engine Management Systems (EMS) principles including the use of calibration tools and processes #Understanding of current powertrain control system architectures #Knowledge of legislative requirements for OBD, exhaust and evaporative emissions #Ability to work well under pressure and to strict time constraints, as part of a team or individually #Confidence and ability to communicate effectively at all business levels #Self motivated with the drive to complete tasks in a timely manner with appropriate attention to detail #Flexibility with working hours and willingness to travel to customer sites for both long and short durations #Working knowledge of Matlab/Simulink analysis and simulation packages #Knowledge and hands-on capabilities for algorithm development, s/w and script writing OVERTIME #Employees must be able to work additional hours at the end of the shift, additional days during the payroll week which can and will be in excess of forty (40) hours per payroll week.

In addition to work in a great team, we encourage you to reach your personal potential and through outstanding learning and development opportunities. Exciting assignments and personalized support for your career are available to you.

Facts about the job

Entry level

Experienced hires


MAHLE Powertrain, LLC.

Functional area

R&D / Engineering Testing, R&D / Engineering, R&D / Engineering Calculations and simulations, R&D / Engineering Electronics incl. software development, R&D / Engineering System Engineering

Functional area

R&D / Engineering Testing, R&D / Engineering, R&D / Engineering Calculations and simulations, R&D / Engineering Electronics incl. software development, R&D / Engineering System Engineering


MAHLE Powertrain, LLC.



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Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

Shape the future with us.

Dual Group Strategy

Based on our Dual Group Strategy, we are strengthening our market position and tackling future trends. Our motivation is to optimize existing technology and to break new ground – having one goal in mind: Mobility should be efficient, environmentally friendly and comfortable. Integrated system solutions for electro-mobility are just one of our priority areas.

We look forward to welcoming you!

MAHLE offers you an attractive international working environment. Our work is characterised by collegiality, flat hierarchies and personal responsibility. Apply now and join our team!

I see MAHLE as a strong global player, where people ultimately matter. Here I have the freedom to contribute my own ideas and to break new ground - and I pass that on to my team. At MAHLE, the task, and not hierarchy, always takes priority.

Jonathan Dörflinger

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