LOCATION: Acuna / Coahuila (MX-COA),  Mexico | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 6005 | JOB GRADE: 15  

| ON-SITE/REMOTE: On-site 


Want to help shape tomorrow?  At Bendix we’ve been doing it for 90 years…setting the standard with advanced dynamic solutions that drive improved commercial vehicle performance and safety.  We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today!



Position Summary:

This position is responsible to support design, development, application and testing of mechatronic products for commercial vehicle air systems.  The successful candidate will lead the in-plant support of the product interfacing with manufacturing, quality, and design teams to ensure program deliverables.


Essential Functions:

  • Represent Bendix products as lead engineering support for plant level interfaces, presenting program and technical topics in a concise and professional manner.
  • Support the development and application of product concepts and requirements documentation.
  • Support the creation of product and design specifications.
  • Support the engineering product development cycle through design coordination, test plan creation, prototypes, FMEAs and PPAPs.
  • Support the program management function by coordinating engineering activities to meet program timing.
  • Support production activities by interfacing with manufacturing and quality functions and leading engineering changes.
  • Perform failure and warranty analysis on prototype assemblies, production parts and field returns. 
  • Manage and organize test plans and resources for component and complete system validation and track through standard DVP&R.
  • Perform engineering data collection and analysis from laboratory and vehicle testing as needed.
  • Executes annual product quality audits and coordinate actions/improvements identified during evaluations with quality and manufacturing engineers using 8D methodology.
  • Travel as needed to support program deliverables or vehicle testing.
  • Support field troubleshooting calls regarding mechatronic systems.




  • Broad automotive and electronic systems knowledge, preferably related to commercial vehicles.
  • Familiar with CAN communication protocol and using CAN analysis tools, such as CANalyzer or CANape is a plus.
  • Able to lead customer interactions and perform technical presentations.
  • Participation in the FMEA and DVP&R process.
  • Detail oriented and driven to complete assigned tasks on time.
  • Able to create technical requirements, specifications, and test plans.
  • Knowledge of air brake systems preferred.
  • Total Quality and Product Safety skills including familiarity with ISO-9001, Six Sigma and Functional Safety ISO26262 is a plus.
  • GD&T and ISO GPS is a plus.




  • 4+ years of automotive industry or commercial vehicle industry preferred.
  • Experience with manufacturing mechatronic devices is a plus.
  • Prior automotive or commercial vehicle industry experience.




  • Ideal candidate is able to lead a team of people to achieve project milestones or implement customer requirements. 
  • Able to handle multiple conflicting priorities and interface with sales, marketing, and engineering.
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team in a dynamic working environment including international team members.
  • Self-starter/self-motivating.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Solid analytical skills.
  • Good organizational and project management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills and a positive/proactive work ethic.


  • B.S. in Mechanical, Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering is required.
  • M.S. in Mechanical, Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering is preferred.

What does Bendix have to offer you?
- Work-life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off
- Vacation Premium
- Major medical expenses
- Christmas Bonus
- Life insurance
- Educational assistance program
- Wellness program
- Saving Fund
- Pantry Vouchers
- Personal Days Paid
- Permits paid for: Marriage or Death of a direct relative
- Attendance Bonuses
- Cafeteria Subsidy
- Subsidy for prescription glasses
- Medical service in plant
- Recognition Programs
- Gym