Nidec Corporation is a Japanese company founded in 1973, specialized in the development, manufacturing, and sales of small precision motors, automotive motors, home appliance motors, commercial and industrial motors, motors for machinery, electronic and optical components, and other related products. Nidec Electric Motor Serbia was established in Serbia in 2021 with the plan of constructing the factory in Novi Sad by the end of 2022 and start up of production in the first quarter of 2023.

R&D Test Engineer

We are looking for:

  • Experienced engineer with proven experience of product validation of electric motors and electronic components. 
  • Problem solver, person who challenge status quo and have “can do” attitude
  • Team player with good communication skills
  • Willing to further develop your professional skills in high-tech automotive company

Your  Responsibilities:

  • Validations of electric motors and/or electronics components performance
  • Defining and releasing the contents of technical documents, taking into account the results of the departments involved (e.g. testing, production planning)
  • Defining corrective measures in case of negative test results and making proposals for optimization of product design.
  • Develop validation plans and perform laboratory tests in cooperation with test technician
  • Creation of test plans and booking of the test equipment with the reference to the planned tests (e.g. endurance tests corrosion, vibration, dust tests, life cycle)
  • Optimization and further development of existing test strategies and testing systems for new and existing electronics assemblies related to quality and economical aspects
  • Coordinating the activities of external development partners / suppliers in consultation with the superior/designer responsible for the project (task definition, quality assurance of results)
  • Collaboration in creating and maintaining design FMEAs / process FMEAs / interface FMEAs
  • Review and documentation of costumer and performance specifications with regard to validation requirements
  • Methodical brainstorming, schematics, drafts, calculation, and simulation of key properties with the involvement of specialists, design of load, tolerance, and production-compliant components, design, prototype creation, validation tests
  • Selection of new measuring and testing equipment incl. definition of specifications and carrying out of approval test at suppliers and internally
  • Usage of specific laboratory equipment (climatic chambers, durability chambers, acquisition system, tensile testing device, etc.)
  • Cooperate closely with project management, platform design and other engineering functions

Our Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s in technical science
  • 3 or more years of relevant professional experience within the automotive industry
  • Know-how in the development of electric drives and design
  • Experience with production support
  • Experience with testing of electric drives
  • Experience with Catia V5, SAP, FMEA, MS Office
  • Knowledge of QMS (IATF 16949, ISO9001)
  • Good knowledge of automotive standards
  • Fluent English language skills, German is an advantage
  • Experience with design and implementation of automated tests 
Furthermore we offer you attractive locations, flat hierarchies and multi-cultural teams as well as flexible working hours. In other words: you are keen to work for a global player where people from diverse cultures pull into the same direction in order to realize innovations together? Then apply now online.

If you have further questions feel free to contact Mrs. Latinovic at .


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