Altair ProductDesign is a global, multi-disciplinary product development consultancy of more than 700 designers, engineers, scientists, and creative thinkers. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Altair Engineering, Inc. (www.altair.com), this cross-functional organization is best known for its leadership in combining human and machine creativity to fuel innovation, automate processes, and develop new methods. Altair ProductDesign firmly advocates a user-centered, team-based design approach, and utilizes proprietary simulation and optimization technologies to help clients bring innovative, profitable products to market faster.
Automotive development and testing of electronic control units in the following areas:
- Engine controls.
- Powertrain controls -- 4WD systems, engine mount control, electronic oil pumps, & hybrid electric vehicle support systems.
- Transmission & shift-by-wire controls.
The responsibilities for each area would include writing hardware and software specifications, performing confirmation testing on the actual car and simulator, troubleshooting and fixing related problems, writing and presenting reports, working with component suppliers and other departments to resolve technical issues, researching new technologies and market trends, and making proposals for future products. Other responsibilities also include researching new technologies and market trends and making proposals for future products.
- A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering and a minimum of 1 year experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Strong knowledge of electrical hardware and software development required. Interest in the automotive field and experience in the use of electronic measuring equipment and electrical troubleshooting experience desired. Proficient PC Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and other technical software) and excellent communication/interpersonal skills required. Ability to travel and work overtime may be required.