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 [email protected] 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.

 

Sep 23, 2021
This is a great opportunity to grow and build your career as a marketing professional in support of a cutting edge company.  AVL is continuously growing with industry technologies and providing innovative solutions to our customers.  This opportunity will provide the ability use their creative digital marketing skills to impact the AVL's digital footprint and marketing strategy.   AVL in Plymouth, MI is looking for a Digital Marketing Coordinator to join our growing Marketing Department. The Digital Marketing Coordinator will assist marketing management with a variety of day-to-day and long-term projects, including digital campaign creation, social media planning and execution, website strategy and maintenance, event organization, writing and design. They will be a flexible self-starter who communicates clearly, multitasks gracefully and manages time effectively. A successful marketing coordinator will take ownership of deliverables and have pride in the quality of their work....
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Sep 23, 2021
Responsibilities: Embrace duties and assignments as determined by management Execute responsibilities as assigned in an efficient and timely manner Utilize schools and experience from school to implement into work Help determine efficiencies and better solutions when possible All additional duties as communicated 
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Sep 23, 2021
This is a great opportunity to continue growth as a Marketing Specialist in support of a cutting edge company.  AVL is continuosly growing with industry technologies and providing innovative solutions to our customers.  This opportunity will provide the ability to impact the company's digital footprint and marketing strategy.   AVL in Plymouth, MI is looking for a Marketing Specialist to bring their creative mind, new concepts and ideas to support the vision of the company. The Marketing Specialist will assist with a variety of day-to-day and long-term projects, including campaign creation, event organization, writing and design. They will be a flexible self-starter who communicates clearly,  multitasks and manages time effectively. A successful marketing specialist will take ownership of deliverables and have pride in the quality of their work.     Qualified candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree, a minimum of 3 years of experience in a marketing role, including...
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Sep 23, 2021
This is a great opportunity to continue growth as a Buyer in support of a cutting edge company.  AVL is continuosly growing with industry technologies and providing innovative solutions to our customers.    AVL in Plymouth, MI is looking for a Strategic Buyer to bring their purchasing experience, strong negotiation skills and strategic mind to continue to build and strengthen AVL's relationships with our long lasting customers. The Strategic Buyer is mainly responsible for the execution of the corporate commodity strategies and participating/leading strategies within the Global Commodity teams.  In addition, the Strategic Buyer will be responsible for identifying and implementing new Suppliers and rating/auditing existing Suppliers.  The Strategic Buyer will also play a key role in negotiations of commercial contracts with Suppliers including agreements to terms and conditions as well as secrecy agreements.     Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United...
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Sep 23, 2021
AVL is searching for a Service Technician I to directly support a customer in Port Hueneme, California.     This is a great opportunity for an individual to grow their career in both software and service.  The opportunity will directly support emissions lab maintenance and updates.  Will maintain and enhance the customer software and will support various administrative tasks as required.  Candidates for this position will require a relevant Bachelor’s degree and strong customer service experience in addition to computer programming experience.  The Service Tech I will be trained on the job in required areas and will have the ability to continue growth and development over time.  This position will have the ability to work a hybrid schedule with partial onsite support at the customer location and partial remote.    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 Port Hueneme, CA
Sep 22, 2021
The AVL team in Lake Forest, California is searching for a Test Technician II to add to the company.  This is a great opportunity to support cutting edge projects for a variety of customers.   The Test Technician II supports operations in the dyno test cells as well as other California Technical Center tasks as required.  Supports management and leads others on assigned customer projects.  Supports other activities related to lab operations including calibration, maintenance, and housekeeping.  Qualified candidates will be experienced in the automotive industry with 3-5+ years relevant experience.   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, MA, USA
Sep 20, 2021
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 for a sustainable and safe future in engineering.      The Account Manager - Simulation position is a great opportunity to work within AVL's Advanced Simulation Technologies team.  The Account Manager works directly with customers to create new business and expand current opportunities.  The Account Manager is expected work independently and proactively.  This role does include flexible working location with the ability to work remotely.   Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United...
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Sep 17, 2021
Overview: AVL in Lake Forest, CA is searching for a motivated Business Development Director to add to our team.  This Director of Business Development will be responsible for market development through acquisition of customer projects.  In addition, the position will set up long-term business relations with the customer and drive new sales.  Qualified candidates must possess a bachelors degree and a minimum of 10 years relevant experience.  In addition, experience in vehicle or electrification/other new 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 1500 Kennedy Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA
Sep 17, 2021
A new opportunity at the AVL Lake Forest, California facility for a Project Manager II 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 II 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 Project Manager II 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
Sep 17, 2021
AVL is adding to the team with a Project Engineer II - Mechanical Development.  An ideal candidate for this opportunity will be ready to learn and grow, with experience in engine/durability testing.  This position requires a bachelors degree and 3+ years relevant experience. The Project Engineer II - Mech Dev provides technical and program execution capacity to Skill Team and Cross-Functional engineering program team activities.   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
Sep 17, 2021
The powertrain calibration business is driven by an increasing number of vehicle derivatives challenged by restrictive emission and fuel consumption requirements and with the need to achieve the highest quality and time efficiency.  Come join a team addressing and growing with industry challenges and advances in the calibration area.   AVL is looking for an engineer with experience in gasoline calibration to join our team in Plymouth, MI.   The Project Engineer provides technical & program expertise to support all areas and cross-functional engineering program activities.  The Project Engineer - Calibration position is required to possess a degree in Mechanical Engineering or related.  In addition, experience in the following areas is strongly preferred emissions calibration development, OBD development, tailpipe emissions, and a solid understanding of automotive systems detail and integration.  As this position will interface directly with a variety of customers, strong...
AVL North America Plymouth, MA, USA
Sep 17, 2021
Why should you consider AVL for an internship?  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.        The AVLIntern – Engineering is a learning position that is flexible and able to adapt to support all areas of the engineering team.  This particular internship will support a testing project in southeast MI.  The primary focus of the internship with be drive testing vehicles as directed by management in addition to support in data collection and analysis.  The potential hours of the internships will vary per 1st and 2nd shift and will be communicated during the recruitment process.  This internship is paid...
AVL North America Chelsea, MI
Sep 17, 2021
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, they 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, MI
Sep 17, 2021
This is a great opportunity 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, they 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.  Qualified 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 with the customer...
AVL North America Los Angeles, CA
Sep 17, 2021
AVL Test Systems Inc. is looking for an Application Engineering Specialist. The role requires system knowledge at an expert level and is an opportunity to be a part of a the fast-developing topic of inverter and E-Motor for electric vehicles.  The Application Engineer Specialist will design, integrate subsystems and commission test systems to meet complex testing requirements.  In addition, they will troubleshoot complex problems and develop solutions. 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 possess a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, including component level battery experience and/or electrification experience.  Qualified candidates must also have working experience in the automotive industry and as well as a high electrical aptitude to succeed in the position.   In addition, candidates must be able to take charge of projects once on-site...
AVL North America Plymouth, Michigan
Sep 03, 2021
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.       The Engineering Rotation Program provides diverse engineering project responsibilities, engages participants in global teams, provides cross functional job experiences and networking opportunities with senior leadership and management.  The position will be located in the AVL Plymouth, MI location with potential to support local customers, the AVL Ann Arbor location, and potentially a short-term support at the California Tech Center in Lake Forest, CA.  The program consists of 3 placements (each...
AVL North America Plymouth, MI
Sep 03, 2021
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.   Applicants must be currently authorized to work in...
AVL North America 1500 Kennedy Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA
Sep 03, 2021
AVL's Strategy Engineers (SE) division is looking for manager to take on the different challenges that a consultant faces in technology-driven industries. This is an exciting opportunity in a growing space of the AVL team.  From day one, the Manager is responsible for the implementation and leadership of a team of consultants. The Manager will contribute existing expert knowledge and leadership skills. Regarding Project Management, the Manager will support clients in the development and implementation of strategic and operational solutions.    Besides leading a team of consultants, the Manager will aim to recognize the individual capabilities of each team member and to use and develop them further in the best possible way. As a mentor and coach, the Manager will regularly provide feedback and will adhere to the AVL APR process in addition. Entrepreneurship is very important to the team, therefore the Manager will also be actively involved in the company's development and help to...
AVL North America Detroit, MI, USA
Sep 03, 2021
Overview : AVL is looking for a Technical Sales Specialist - Simulation to support our Plymouth, MI location.  The Technical Sales Specialist will fulfill a vital role within Advanced Simulation Technologies by determining customer needs and translating these needs into AVL’s simulation solutions and products portfolio.  The TSS position is a great transition from a technical based position to support more customer interfacing while providing technical expertise.  Travel for this position could be up to 25% outside of the metro Detroit area pending on the customer needs.     The TSS is the technical expert along the sales process in AST, and is responsible to provide support to the sales organization with highest technical knowledge.      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, MA, USA