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Validation Engineer - Shock Absorber


Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 28277 Shanghai, China


We are looking for a new collegaue of Validation Engineer for our Division Chassis Technology at our location of Shanghai, ZFCN. 


Your Tasks

  • Role Setting: Validate shock absorber product of strut, twintube, CDC and their sub-components during development phase. According to project DVP, manage the testing resource (including the global or 3rd party resource), ensure the implement of test with standard method, ensure the test schedule within the required timeline. Test tasks including operation of performance and endurance machine, record and compare test data and results, damper tear down, analyze failure parts or feature, write test reports, etc. Work closely will German headquarter, obtain necessary technical support and realize global standardization of ZF specification. 

  • Responsible for validation project of shock absorber and sub-components. Planning the testing tasks on hydraulic shock absorber durability test rig, hydropulse test rig, performance test machine and other equipment according to customer or ZF internal DVPs.

  • Accept test consignment from engineering group of Application, Core, or from quality department. Keep close communication with consigner and project team, output necessary feedback regarding technical detail or timing plan.

  • Manage and indicate test technician, ensure they’re working according to instructions, and all results are accurate and valid.

  • Tear down shock absorber samples after test when necessary, record and analyze test data or results, evaluate and benchmark especially on the failure parts or feature, write internal test reports.

  • Organize testing resources, maintain and optimize utilization rate of endurance machine. Work together with equipment engineer to make new test requirement into implementation, keep on develop and extend our competency.

  • Contact lab resource outside, including ZF global lab or 3th part lab outside company. Arrange outsourcing in case of capacity or capability problem

  • Close contact with German headquarter, looking for necessary technical support. And work closely with headquarter on standardizations and other tasks.



Your Profile

  • Bachelor above in mechanic or electric related major. Mechanic working or education back ground, Testing related working experience in automotive industry will be preferance. 

  • Need fluent english communication capability both verbal and written, German will be a plus bot not a must.

  • Experience with MTS Flextest application will be consider as high priority to hire.

  • Automotive related experience will be consider as high priority to hire.


Be part of our ZF team as Validation Engineer - Shock Absorber and apply now!


[[Constance Wu]]


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