Chassis Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85350-280404
    • Job Location: Chino, CA
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 25, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI) is currently looking for a Chassis Engineer to join the North America Quality Center Team in Chino, CA. In this role one would improve quality of Hyundai/Kia New Model vehicles by systematically conducting investigations and root cause analyses of found problems for all vehicle systems

  • Analyze warranty claims to identify top issues, investigate root causes & identify duplicating conditions, & provide reports
  • Monitor newly released vehicles during the first 100 Days from a quality standpoint, identify issue and report accurately & timely to HMG
  • Knowledge of Chassis Fundamental (Steering, brakes, vibration, ADAS etc.) and HVAC
    • Experience with in vehicle sensors (LiDAR, radar, etc.), motor driven steering system, collision avoidance system, adaptive control, lane departure, tire monitor system, etc.
  • Familiar with using service manual, experience with shop equipment (tire balancer/charger, lift, etc.) & knowledge of engineering test equipment
  • Monitor and analyze data from databases for responsible vehicle system
  • Conduct testing on incident vehicles or warranty return parts (independently, with supplier or HMG)
  • Work with affiliates through daily communication and monthly meeting to identify & investigate issues
  • Familiar with 3rd parties surveys & available websites (JDP (IQS/VDS), Consumer Report, NHTSA, etc.)
  • Familiar with setting up test plans and have experience with conducting benchmarking
  • Establish and optimize test plans for quality investigation
  • Conduct POE, POD, assembly plant inspections, and supplier audits
  • Support affiliates (HMG, sales & assembly plants) on quality issues that may arise through Korean Technical or Priority Problem Registrations requests
  • Benchmark competitive vehicles to research differences and improve Hyundai/Kia vehicle systems
  • Mentor junior engineers within Chassis group
  • Conduct monitoring of new models activities which includes POD, POE, JDP CPE, Durability Testing, & 100 Days Quality Stabilization Monitoring with affiliates.
  • Create and present technical reports as assigned. Perform additional projects as assigned. Perform administrative functions such as purchasing requests, timecard, vacation requests, travel requests, etc.
  • Travel up to 60% of time domestically and internationally.


Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record
  • 5 years of Vehicle Testing and Evaluation experience
  • 5 years in Quality Assurance or Quality Control experience
  • Candidates applying for positions with Hyundai Kia must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.
  • HATCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Disabled and Veteran. VEVRAA Federal contractor