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Are you ready to make an impact? ZF is looking for talented individuals to join our team. As a FutureStarter, you’ll have the opportunity to shape the future of mobility. Join us and be part of something extraordinary!

Application Engineer

Country/Region:  IN

Chennai, TN, IN, 631604

Req ID 59348 Chennai, India

Your Tasks:

  • Lead calibration and validation activities for Driveline system products, ensuring compliance with customer requirements and regulatory standards.
  • Collect technical requirements from customers, align them with ZF CVS requirements, and generate proposals for matching products.
  • Develop comprehensive application documentation and conduct system/application validation.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements for commercial vehicle homologation and support customers in homologation activities.
  • Provide technical support to internal teams, respond to technical queries, and collaborate with various functional groups.


Your Profile:

  • Holds a Bachelor's degree in Electronics or Mechatronics with a solid understanding of vehicles, subsystems, and operating environments.
  • Brings 3-4 years of experience in Product Engineering, specializing in function development and calibration within the automotive industry.
  • Demonstrates expertise in diagnostics (KWP/UDS/OBD), communication protocols (SAE J1939), and instrumentation/data acquisition systems (Vector).
  • Fluent in English, facilitating effective communication with global teams, customers, and suppliers.
  • Comfortable with a 40% travel commitment to customer locations, ensuring hands-on support and collaboration with key stakeholders.


Be part of our ZF team as Application Engineer and apply now!


Chella Parvathi Subramanian


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