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HIL Engineer (Hardware-in-the-loop)

Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets – passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment – Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.

Job Purpose

Leverage your experience to develop and execute validation plans, automate processes, and manage our Hardware in the Loop (HiL) platforms. Become a multi-disciplinary expert with skills in mechanics, software, electrical and electronics.

Main Responsibilities

  • Ensure traceability and compliance to functional, performance, safety (etc) requirements provided by the customers and internal stakeholders
  • You will perform test data analysis and report test results. Define and develop automated data extraction and analysis tools to streamline analysis and reporting
  • You will create automated HIL tests and contribute to test automation framework using python
  • Manage and optimize HiL platforms for comprehensive automated testing
  • Drive automation for test cases and processes, create and enhance test automation frameworks and scripts
  • Collaborate with system engineering and software teams, during feature development and validation
  • Track bugs, ensuring complete verification and closure
  • Develop and execute automated regression test suites. Continuously analyze and improve regression test suite coverage
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive test documentation, including test procedures, specifications, and reports
  • Profile

    Hard Skills:


  • Optimal communication and writing skills in English
  • Experience with requirement management tools (Polarion, Doors)
  • Experience with development of automated validation and software test systems
  • Proficiency with scripting and/or systems programming languages: Python
  • Familiar with usage of dSpace/Matlab/Simulink
  • Able to work with diverse, multicultural teams.
  • Considered as a plus:

  •  Experience on electrified systems or vehicles’ architectures, HV components, motors and transmissions
  • Familiar with embedded controls
  • Familiar with usage of tools - CAN data analysis / simulation (CANalyzer, CANoe), calibration (INCA, CANape)
  • Professional Background:

  • 2+ Years as a System/Validation Engineer within the automotive sector or similar
  • Experience in a Tier1 or OEM on eDrives or electrified systems is a plus
  • What we offer

  • An exciting job at one of the market leaders in the development and manufacturing of drive systems
  •  Contract for an indefinite period
  •  An attractive remuneration, supplemented with fringe benefits (eco vouchers, group insurance, hospitalisation insurance)
  • A good work-life balance coupled with an interesting vacation arrangement
  • Training and career opportunities
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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    HIL Engineer (Hardware-in-the-loop)

    Contract type: 
    Permanent, Full-time
    Hardware Engineer
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