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ENGINEER - RESEARCH ENGINEER - ENGINE CERTIFICATION job in San Antonio at Southwest Research Institute

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Southwest Research Institute San Antonio, TX Full Time

Who We Are:

The engine certification team within SwRI's Powertrain Engineering Division provides engine certification services for medium- and heavy-duty engines for on-highway, nonroad, marine, and various other engine types.

Objectives of this Role:

  • Verify engines meet criteria pollutant and greenhouse gas standards per various global standards.
  • Interface directly with the world’s leading transportation companies including engine and vehicle OEM's and major component suppliers.
  • Provides engineering expertise to evening shift (4pm to 12am) operations.

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities:

  • Work daily with a team of experienced engineers and project managers to assist in engine and emissions testing, data acquisition, and analysis of results.
  • Create reports (both PowerPoint and Word) summarizing assigned tasks and data collected.
  • Operate heavy-duty part 1065 test cells with raw and dilute emissions measurements.
  • Work daily with the laboratory technical staff for support of test stands.
  • Be the interface to relay senior engineer requirements to the proper support staff.
  • Use hands-on experience to troubleshoot engine, powertrain and test cell controls and mechanical malfunctions.
  • Primary working hours will be 4 p.m. to 12 a.m.


  • Requires a Bachelors with a 3.00 GPA in Mechanical Engineering or Automotive Engineering
  • Shift work required
  • 0-5 years: Must have skills in testing engines in accordance with the US Code of Federal Regulations Part 1065
  • Have strong interest in areas such as transportation, future automotive technology, and engines/powertrains, as demonstrated through course selection or student projects
  • Must have exposure to using engine control software such as INCA, ATI Vision, CALTERM, Canape, dSpace
  • Experience or an interest in engine rebuilding, engine electronics, and/or engine control systems
  • Experience with diesel engines, vehicles or electric motors and machines
  • Must have skills in the full suite of Microsoft products including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Skills in engineering software such as Labview, Matlab, Simulink, Python, or related
  • A valid/clear driver's license is required

Special Requirements:

Job Locations: San Antonio, Texas

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An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disabled/Veteran
Committed to Diversity in the Workplace


Recommended Skills

  • Simulink
  • Matlab
  • D Space
  • Lab View
  • Ca Nape
  • Diesel Engines
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