AVL North America

For over 60 years AVL has been pioneering the development of Powertrain systems. Our dedication to innovation and customer satisfaction has led us to become the world's largest independent developer of Powertrain systems.

With new technology comes several exciting opportunities going forward and we would like you to be a part of it. These opportunities include bae engine design, and the continuous and exciting challenges of future hybridization and electrification.

If you are a bachelor degree qualified engineer with a minimum of five to ten years of experience in the field of controls, calibration and CAE, we would like to hear from you. All available positions, company information and history are posted on our website at AVL.com. Applicants are encouraged to submit their resume at HRStaffing@AVL.com and qualified contenders will be contacted for an interview within one week of your submission. No phone calls please.

Be on the fore-front of AVL Powertrain Systems Development as we create the vision for the next 60 years! AVL: Concept to Reality.

 

Jan 13, 2022  
A new opportunity at the AVL Lake Forest, California facility for a Sr. Project Manager is available.  This is an excellent opportunity to bridge technical and project management skills in support of the California Technical Center team.  The Sr. Project Manager will maintain the CTC teams project management system, will support/own projects as required and will work towards helping the team increase efficiency in cost and utilization across all projects.  Qualified candidates must have a technical background including experience in electrification and new technologies, as well as possess experience in project management with indepth budgeting/financial knowledge.  In addition, qualified candidates must have strong attention to detail, time management, communication and multi-tasking skills.   The Sr. Project Manager has the responsibility for the successful execution of all assigned and supporting projects .     Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United...
AVL North America 1500 Kennedy Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA
Jan 11, 2022  
Looking for a team to continue your growth and development in the certification area?  This is a great opportunity to work with a highly skilled, dynamic team on varying customer projects.  Qualified candidates for this opportunity must possess a degree in engineering with a minimum of 5-7+ years of experience in certification or a related area.  The team is very much looking for motivated, innovative engineers for this position.  In addition, strong written and verbal communication skills are required as the position will work directly with customers and internal AVL colleagues domestically and internationally.     Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 10, 2022  
Interested in growing your career with a leading technical company?  AVL Test Systems Inc. is looking for a Service Engineer II based out of the Plymouth, MI facility that is looking to move into a career with around 75% travel.   The Service Engineer II position is a great opportunity to work with a variety of customers and projects to continue growth and development in new technologies such as the battery and electrification areas.  This position will deliver professional and customer-oriented services according to customer requirements and the CS processes.  The Service Engineer II position is responsible for maintenance, calibration and repair of measurement equipment within testing facilities in addition to installation and installation supervision of AVL products.    Qualified candidates must possess 3+ years in trouble shooting with electrical schematics and knowledge of variable frequency drives.  Strong communication skills are required to support a variety of customer...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 07, 2022  
AVL in Lake Forest, CA is looking for a contractor to fill a Test Technician role onsite.  The opportunity will be during the day shift (no 2nd/3rd shift at this location).  The Test Technician I opportunity supports operations in the dyno test cells as well as other CTC tasks as required.  This position supports management and leads others on assigned customer projects.  In addition, support of other activities related to lab operations including calibration, maintenance, and housekeeping will be required.  Qualified candidates will possess a minimum of 3 years relevant experience in the automotive industry.   Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
AVL North America Lake Forest, CA
Jan 06, 2022  
The AVL California Technical Center (CTC) is growing and looking for a Project Engineer in testing.  This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic team in support of a variety of customers and projects.  The CTC team and this opportunity is located in Lake Forest, CA.  Qualifications for this position include a bachelor’s degree in engineering and a minimum of 0-2+ years of related experience.  Candidates for this position should be highly interested and possess knowledge and/or experience in battery, electrification and/or powertrain testing.  The CTC team supports projects in areas of new technology including, electrification, ADAS and battery.      The Project Engineer - Testing provides technical and program execution capacity to Cross-Functional engineering program team activities for powertrain, transmission, driveline, and component testing.   Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an...
AVL North America Lake Forest, CA
Jan 06, 2022  
Looking to grow your career?  This is a great opportunity to work on dynamic and diverse technology and engineering projects supporting a variety of customers. The Systems Engineer - Electronics is located in Lake Forest, CA with the AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. company.  This position will provide technical and program execution expertise to Skill Team and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities. The Electronics Control Systems Development team executes functional design & optimization of electronic systems into the overall vehicle platform. The group is responsible for the specification and design of microcontroller hardware and power electronics.   Qualified candidates should possess a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.  Proficient written and verbal communication skills are required.   AVL will consider relocating the hired candidate if they are open to relocating to Lake Forest, CA. For this position, we will consider applicants currently...
AVL North America Lake Forest, CA
Jan 06, 2022  
AVL in Lake Forest, CA is searching for a motivated Director of Business Development to add to our team.  This Director of Business Development will be responsible for market development through acquisition of customers projects.  In addition, the position will strengthen the business relations with the existing customer as well as expand that base and drive new sales.  Qualified candidates must possess a bachelors degree, engineering or technical field, and a minimum of 10 years relevant experience.  Experience in ADAS/autonomy, electrification or other new vehicle technologies is preferred.   Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
AVL North America Lake Forest, CA
Jan 06, 2022  
A new opportunity at the AVL Lake Forest, California facility for a Project Manager I is available.  This is an excellent opportunity to bridge technical and project management skills in support of the California Technical Center team.  The Project Manager I will maintain the CTC teams project management system, will support/own projects as required and will work towards helping the team increase efficiency in cost and utilization across all projects.  Qualified candidates should have a technical background including experience in electrification and new technologies, as well as possess experience in project management with indepth budgeting/financial knowledge.  In addition, qualified candidates must have strong attention to detail, time management, communication and multi-tasking skills.   The Project Manager I has the responsibility for the successful execution of all assigned and supporting projects .     Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States...
AVL North America Lake Forest, CA
Jan 06, 2022  
This is a great opportunity to work hands-on with a dynamic team in support of a variety of Vehicle projects!    AVL in Plymouth, MI is looking for an engineer with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience to join the vehicle team.  The Project Engineer will be ready and capable to support vehicle integration projects with many of those projects in the electric vehicle space.  The Project Engineer position is collaborative role that works across the organization and directly with customers.  This position will focus on vehicle applications including customer support, participation in the development of the AVL-DRIVETM tool, seeking areas of expansion, writing proposals for benchmarking & leading bench marking projects, mentoring when needed, and supporting the Vehicle team as seen fit. Qualified candidates should possess the ability to work independently and in a team environment, enjoy a diverse project base and must have strong communication skills.   Applicants must be...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
AVL is looking for an engineer with experience working directly with test cells to join our team.  This position will support AVL's Plymouth and Ann Arbor locations with the ability to work remote at times as well.  Candidates for those position should be open to working 2nd or 1st shift pending project requirements.  As a starting point this opportunity will focus on 2nd shift and will adjust to 1st shift as the need changes.  The Project Engineer II - Engine Development works directly with the Dynamometer Test Technicians & engineers to ensure all is running correctly in the test cells by providing technical and program execution skills and support.  This is a great opportunity balance hands-on and computer work in one role.  AVL provides the ability to support a variety of customers in a wide range of projects, including those in new technologies.     Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
Why should you consider AVL as the next step in your career?  You should consider AVL because it is our mission and vision to be the leading engineering consultancy providing excellence and sustainable mobility solutions to North America and the world as a key member of the global AVL network.  AVL will continue to help improve vehicle safety and reduce emissions.  It is an exciting time in the automotive industry and AVL is at the forefront of leading technological advances.      AVL Powertrain Engineering is looking for an experienced controls engineer to join our Plymouth, MI team.  The Sr. Project Engineer - Embedded Controls position is a key position within the team providing expertise to both customers and the internal organization.  This is a great opportunity for an engineer to develop and expand their controls expertise through work within diverse projects.    Qualified candidates for this position will require 5+ years controls experience in...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
AVL is looking for a Controls Engineer with experience in ADAS/AD to join the team.  The Project Engineer II - Controls ADAS/AD position performs and coordinates technical activities in customer and R&D projects. The Project Engineer II will work within the Controls Engineering Team to provide technical and program engineering skills to Skill Teams and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities.  The position will focus on Model Based Controls Engineering for ADAS/AD technology and support the marketing and sale of the Controls Engineering team’s capabilities in these areas.   Qualified candidates should possess a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in ADAS/AD technology.  Proficient written and verbal communication skills are required.     For this position, we will consider applicants currently authorized to work in the United States for any employer on a full-time basis OR applicants in H-1B status who require H-1B change of employer sponsorship.
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
Overview: AVL Powertrain Engineering in Plymouth, MI is looking for an experienced engineer to join our team.  The Sr. Technical Specialist - Systems Safety position performs and coordinates safety activities in customer and R&D projects. The Project Engineer will work within the Systems Engineering Team to provide technical and program engineering skills to Skill Teams and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities.  The position will focus on System Safety Engineering for conventional and electrified powertrain and ADAS/AV technology Systems Engineering, and the marketing and sale of the Systems Engineering team’s capabilities in these areas.   Qualified candidates should possess a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in electrification or functional safety.  Proficient written and verbal communication skills are required.     For this position, we will consider applicants currently authorized to work in the United States for any employer on a...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
AVL is looking for a Director, Business Development to join the Plymouth, MI team.  This role is responsible for market development through acquisition of customer projects and for setting up long-term business relations with the customer.  Will be heavily involved in strategic planning, competitive intelligence gathering and tactical implementation.    The Director of Business Development fulfills a vital role within AVL by identifying customer needs and helping to translating those needs into effective technical solutions in the form of engineering services proposals.   Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
Are you interested in growing your systems experience/skills with a company moving towards the future?  You should consider AVL because it is our mission and vision to be the leading engineering consultancy providing excellence and sustainable mobility solutions to North America and the world as a key member of the global AVL network.  AVL will continue to help improve vehicle safety and reduce emissions.  It is an exciting time in the automotive industry and AVL is at the forefront of leading technological advances.      AVL in Plymouth, MI is looking for a Project Engineer II in the systems area to join our systems engineering team.  The Project Engineer II provides technical and program engineering skills to Skill Team and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities.  Qualified candidates for this role should possess a minimum of 3+ years relevant experience and should be motived to succeed and grow in this opportunity while working with a collaborative and...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Jan 06, 2022  
AVL is searching for a Dynamometer Laboratory Supervisor to support the Plymouth & Ann Arbor, MI facilities.  The Dyno Lab Supervisor is responsible for the daily operation of the facility’s testing operations.  This is a leadership opportunity that will require 2+ years of leadership or management experience.  In addition, qualified candidates must possess strong communication skills, the ability to multi-task and adapt to dynamic, fast-paced environment.  Experience in automotive testing environments is preferred, in addition to experience with new technologies.  The Supervisor will manage direct reports in addition to Group Leaders.  The Supervisor will report directly to the Director, Operations.        Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
AVL North America Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Jan 05, 2022  
AVL Test Systems Inc. is looking for an Application Engineer I to commission test systems and integrate subsystems to meet complex testing requirements.  In addition, the Application Engineer I will troubleshoot complex problems and develop solutions with appropriate input.  Qualified candidates must be able to take charge of projects once on-site and drive to completion while working with a Project Manager to manage cost and time estimates.  Qualified candidates must possess a strong work ethic with the ability to be flexible in the support of a variety of customers.  The Application Engineer I position has direct communication with the customer and ownership of large complex test systems; excellent customer service and communication skills.   *Travel for the position will be approximately 75%   Applicants must have the unrestricted authorization to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.  
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Jan 05, 2022  
AVL has a great opportunity available to be a part of the fast-developing field of inverter and E-Motor for electric vehicles.  AVL Test Systems Inc. is looking for an Application Engineer II to commission test systems and integrate subsystems to meet complex testing requirements with a focus on testing & application development for the E-Drive system.  In addition, this role will troubleshoot complex problems and develop solutions with appropriate input. The position will focus on AVL’s electrification market including but not limited to battery testing/emulation, inverter, eMotor and eAxle testing.  Qualified candidates must be able to take charge of projects once on-site and drive to completion while working with a Project Manager to manage cost and time estimates.  In addition, candidates must possess a minimum of 3 to 5 years of related experience including electrification/electronics and software experience.  The Application Engineer II position has direct communication...
AVL North America Plymouth, Michigan
Jan 05, 2022  
Interested in a new career opportunity that provides the ability to grow your calibration experience in the transmission area?  This could be a great role for you!   AVL is looking for candidates with experience in calibration to join our team in our Ann Arbor, Michigan office.  The Project Engineer II - Transmission Calibration role will be heavily involved in testing and ensuring data analysis.  This is a good opportunity for a mix of hands-on vehicle experience mixed with computer work.  Qualified candidates will possess 3+ year of calibration experience in addition to a bachelor’s degree in engineering.      Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Dec 29, 2021  
AVL is looking for a Controls Engineer with experience in ADAS/AD to join the team.  This position is located at AVL's Lake Forest, CA office.   The Project Engineer II - Controls ADAS/AD position performs and coordinates technical activities in customer and R&D projects. The Project Engineer II will work within the Controls Engineering Team to provide technical and program engineering skills to Skill Teams and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities.  The position will focus on Model Based Controls Engineering for ADAS/AD technology and support the marketing and sale of the Controls Engineering team’s capabilities in these areas.   Qualified candidates should possess a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in ADAS/AD technology.  Proficient written and verbal communication skills are required.     Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this...
AVL North America 1500 Kennedy Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA