Title: Powertrain VF Systems & Validation Engineer
Location: Auburn Hills, MI
Duration: Long Term Contract
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science Engineering from an Abet University
Experience: 2+yrs of automotive powertrain system development - Electrification Principles of Automobiles
The Powertrain VF Systems & Validation Engineer is responsible for the creation of Vehicle Functional documents (VF) which define high-level electrification requirements to meet the Customer Functional Objectives (CFOs).
The selected candidate will be responsible for the creation of associated documents to the VF such as Failure Modes & Effect Analysis (FMEA), Component Functional Technical Specification (CFTS), Design Validation Plan (DVP) as well as the Design Validation Plan Results (DVP&R).
The selected candidate will also be responsible for validation of the software implementation of their vehicle functions utilizing various methods -- Hardware in the Loop (HIL), system bench and vehicles.
Additionally, work with other vehicle disciplines to ensure the vehicle function as defined from both a hardware and software are compatible and meet client's corporate standards.
Lastly, will be a participant in Requirement Analysis Reviews (RAR), Sub-System Team (SST) meetings, subsystem FMEAs, development testing, root cause analysis and corrective action teams.
Automotive communication protocols
CAN, LIN, SPI -Vehicle electrical architecture & wiring schematics
Microsoft Word, Excel, and Visio -Communication Tools
Vector CANalyzer or CANoe, ETAS INCA
Additional Requirements: Outstanding verbal and written communication. Leadership qualities to lead cross functional team development meetings. Proficiency in analytical reasoning and troubleshooting of complicated issues.
Multi-tasked, organized and self-directed. IBM DOORS experience is a plus