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Powertrain Controls Engineer - Auburn Hills, MI

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  • Participate in a team of engineers responsible for the development, integration, build and test of software for control module for various control algorithm analysis, design, implementation, bench/dyno/vehicle testing. 
  • Perform failure mode analysis, diagnostic analysis, design, implementation and testing. 
  • Perform software requirements analysis, design, coding, test plan creation, and testing for Control Features. 
  • Perform reviews for Requirements, Design Documents, Simulink Models, C/C++/Assembly code, and Test Plans. 
  • Create RTW/Target Link Models. 3-5 years experience

  • This key position modifies or creates production software-ready algorithms for the On-Board Diagnostics (OBD) which can be turned into software in operation on our Global Powertrain Electronic Control (GPEC). 
  • The successful candidate will have the ability to apply observer-based methodologies towards OBD algorithm design. 
  • They work in multi-disciplinary Centers of Excellence (CoEs) who are responsible for delivering embedded software for the GPEC ECU family. 
  • Provide status on changes to OBD algorithms and OBD issue resolution status to OBD Controls technical lead, a COE Leader, or Project Management Coordinators (PMCs). 
  • They will participate in high-level, function requirements and FMEA development for new diagnostic strategies with systems engineers. 
  • They will prepare preliminary calibrations for software and controls verification and validation. 
  • They will use Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) instrumentation or a vehicle to acquire data or other data sources to verify the new algorithms. 

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering is required from an accredited University 
  • 3-5 years off engineering work experience preferred 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint 
  • Proficient in Matlab/Simulink 
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written 
  • Good experience working in multi-disciplinary teams 
  • Good project coordination skills 
  • Good understanding of the development of embedded software 
  • Good understanding of gasoline engine combustion and principles of after-treatment 
  • Automotive experience either at work or university, such as Formula SAE, SAE EcoCar, or other university automotive activity 

Preferred Requirements: 
  • 1 or more years experience in creation and validation of On-Board Diagnostics algorithms 
  • 1 or more years ETAS INCA Tool Experience for collecting OBD2 data 
  • Good understanding of application of OBD2 regulation to the creation and validation of diagnostics for new gasoline or diesel engines

Travel and Driving Requirements:
  • Will be required to travel domestically and internationally up to 20% 
  • Will be required to drive a company car. 
  • Valid drivers license is required as well as a clean driving record.

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Auburn Hills, MI
United States of America

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Posted Date:3/14/2019


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Job Title: Powertrain Controls Engineer

Location: Auburn Hills, MI

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 356840

Posted Date: 3/14/2019

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