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Product Development – Systems Engineer; Project Engineer Heat exchangers and Cooling system

Arden - North Carolina - USA

Aug 03, 2023

Full time



Product Development – Systems Engineer;  

Project Engineer Heat exchangers and Cooling system 


Arden, NC (Hybrid)

Flexible work arrangements provide employees the opportunity to better balance the demands of work and home life. BorgWarner recognizes that employees work best in different ways by providing variations of flexible work. This position allows for the following:

Flexible Work Hours: An employee works a schedule with flexible starting and ending times.  Core hours may be required.  The team has established core attendance days to foster team building and collaboration.  These are Tuesdays and either Wednesdays or Thursdays.  Final arrangements are established with the manager, but attendance on two of these core days is encouraged.

Telecommuting: An employee works a standard schedule, primarily from the office location with scheduled day(s) working from a non-office location.

About us

BorgWarner is a global product leader in delivering innovative and sustainable mobility solutions for the vehicle market. We are a company of innovators and independent thinkers that brings together talented employees, meaningful work, and amazing technology in a unique environment. At BorgWarner we constantly work towards our vision of a clean and energy-efficient world.

Our Culture

We believe the health and safety of our employees are a top priority. We care about our local communities and the global environment. BorgWarner promotes and nurtures a diverse and inclusive environment, honors integrity, strives for excellence, commits to responsibility for our communities and the environment, and builds on the power of collaboration.

Career Opportunities

We manage talent as seriously as we manage our businesses and encourage you to learn about our proud history, strong culture, technologies, and future vision. We offer a strong local presence and interesting global opportunities. Start your future with BorgWarner now!  

For a listing of Asheville/Arden openings:  BorgWarner Openings

Pay & Benefits

All positions start at an above market pay rate for that position. Benefits are also above market and include the below for all fulltime employees:

  • Day 1 Medical Coverage with potential of no monthly premium
  • Onsite Health Clinic for employees and dependents (age 14 and over) at no cost
  • Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, and Disability Coverage
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program after 18 months
  • Retirement Savings Plan (401k) with a matching program
  • Company paid holidays and vacation starting Day 1



This position is responsible for leading the Sub-System Integration of Power Generation products, with the possibility of expansion to Bearing / Simulation systems within the PD team. The person in this role will be responsible for engineering product development of micro gas turbine sub-systems, starting from the design concept through validation and ending with product commercializationThey will be required to coordinate cross functionally to ensure proper system integration and execution of the validation plan. The Systems Engineer must be skilled in basic program management disciplines (objective setting, planning, budgeting, tracking, communicating) and have strong interpersonal communication skills to ensure that programs are executed in a timely manner. 





Power Generation Systems Engineer for key technologies, systems integration, and next generation development  


Drives system integration across all engineering disciplines; serves as a liaison between engineering teams to achieve sub and full system targets  


Supports sub system target spec creation, facilitation, and management  


Responsible for creation of system DFMEA, DVPR, and roll up of sub-system DFMEA into full engine 


Leads the validation of the sub-system, coordinates with team for full system validation  


Responsible for coordination of necessary Certifications pertaining to their system (UL/CE, Emissions, etc.)  


Leverages resources in both Product Development and other groups without having direct reports.  


Leads PD / ME team members by influence, design, development, and validation of new technologies  


Assists the PD teams in creation of risk assessment, development and validation plans that align with Global Product Strategy  


The engineer in this position should have strong fundamental engineering knowledge and the ability to articulate their knowledge throughout the engineering organization through creation of test specifications, part design, and best practices documentation.   






BSME or equivalent required.   MSME preferred. 


Deep demonstrated expertise in all technical aspects of CV turbo and engine systems. 


Turbo system development experience using physical testing and simulation. 


Knowledge in the turbo thermodynamic matching process and tool set. 


Requires 7 years of relevant experience in a technical field. 


Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. 


Broad background in engineering technical disciplines that include vibration, heat transfer, stress, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, and controls. 


Project management skills necessary to create and execute test plans. 


Ability to use ProE or equivalent CAD tools to model turbo components and related turbo machinery. 


Understanding of FEA tools used to predict stress and heat transfer. 


Knowledge of high temperature material properties. 


Experience with pressure transducers, temperature transducers, flow meters, accelerometers, microphones, and other measuring instruments. 


Knowledge of high temperature instrumentation for measuring flow, pressure, temperature, imbalance, rotor motion, and vibration. 






Action Oriented                         



Decision Quality 

Building Effective Teams          


Problem Solving 

Learning on the Fly                   

Organizational Agility             

Drive for Results 

Interpersonal Savvy 

Customer Focus 

Functional/Technical Skills 

Ethics & Values 





Direct Reports: None 

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