Test and Analysis Engineer


The purpose of this position is to evaluate and test chain drive performance in engines, computer simulations, and other automotive applications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The essential duties and responsibilities of this job are included but not limited to this job description – other tasks may be assigned and expected to be performed.

  • Use dynamic analysis/simulation software package(s) to create virtual chain drive models and correlate to real world results. Considerable pre & post processing of large data files is required.
  • Communicate engineering simulation results, trends, and patterns in oral presentations and written reports.
  • Test chain drive performance in engines and automotive applications
  • Operate engine dynamometers and motoring stands.
  • Travel to customer sites to conduct chain system evaluations (about 6 times per year for 1~2 weeks per trip).
  • Assemble and disassemble engines to access or install timing drives and test parts.
  • Set up chain system and component tests using appropriate hardware, sensors, data acquisition, etc.
  • Develop and provide test plans for customer issues
  • Design test parts and create engineering drawings
  • Process data and write reports on system evaluations and component tests.
  • Perform Finite Element Analysis on components (Ansys or Solidworks).
. Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering required. Mechanical Engineering preferred.
  • 0 – 5+ years of related experience.
  • Understanding of engineering experimentation, data acquisition, & instrumentation.
  • Understanding, and hands-on experience with internal combustion engines.
  • Strong mechanical skills, good manual dexterity.
  • CAD & FEA skills. (Solidworks, Ansys, NX)
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and speaking skills.
  • Critical thinking and complex problem-solving skills required.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and written.
  • Computer skills and proficient in MS Excel and other MS Office software

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Mostly in an office environment but occasionally in a factory environment with exposure to elements such as odor, noise, dust, heat, cold, or chemicals.
  • The noise level in the office work environment is low but in the factory it is moderate.

Tsubaki is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability



Full time
Salary Range
$64,000.00 - 83,000.00
per Year
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Chicopee, MA 01022, US