Systems Engineer Controls

Dearborn, MI

Posted: 06/26/2019 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Automotive Job Number: 19-01393
Position Description:
Systems Engineering Features – R&A Interface Job Description The Systems Engineering Features department in Product Development organization is responsible for researching and delivering technologies, features and experiences for future vehicles. Our team is focused on delivering advanced technology for new customer-facing features that require a cross-functional and distributed systems engineering approach. Position Duties • Research and development of new technologies and features related to cross-functional, distributed systems • Lead projects with regard to new technology and features, delivering to internal teams • Ability to build and create system-level prototypes (mechanical, electrical hardware/software, user experience, etc.) to showcase new features, technologies and ideas • Actively ideate and invent enabling technology as needed for requested new features • Interface with cross-functional teams including supplier Body, Chassis, Electrical Engineering, etc. Teams for feature development, maturation and decision-making • Work with Human-Centered Design (HCD), User Experience (UX) and related engineers to define optimal user experiences for requested features and/or technologies • Develop and share relevant technical documentation, presentations, use cases with respect to responsible features/systems/components/modules • Propose, architect and specify system-level designs, implementations and requirements with respect to responsible features/systems/components/modules • Perform competitive analysis and maintain knowledge of emerging technologies in the automotive, consumer and commercial fields
Skills Preferred:
Software development and DIY/Maker tools and platforms (Arduino, Raspberry Pi, etc.).
Experience Required:
3+ years of experience with development of customer-facing features or new technologies. Knowledge and interest in new technology products and cutting-edge features in automotive, consumer and commercial space.
Experience Preferred:
Systems Engineering background or broad engineering skillset/interest. Experience with basic user-experience (UX) related concepts such as visual design tools, wire framing tools, design guidelines and interaction models. Experience with rapid prototyping tools & methods. Experience with automotive development tools. 3D CAD packaging experience and/or experience in CATIA or other similar programs. Automotive electronic control modules design and development experience. Strong knowledge of automotive electrical systems and how electrical components interface with complex vehicle systems.
Education Required:
Bachelor' s Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related degree
Education Preferred:
MSEE, MSME
Additional Information:
Rates are commensurate with skills and experience

Eric Borg
Technical Recruiter

Eric is a Technical Recruiter for Contract Professionals, Inc. He supports the defense recruiting team by sourcing candidates, researching new recruiting channels, pre-screening candidates, and coordinating interviews. Eric and his team members strive to assist transitioning military personnel and veterans as they transition into civilian life. Their goal is to help their candidates match military skills and experience with a rewarding career in their areas of expertise.

Eric obtained an Associate of Science in Software Engineering and he has a strong background in information technology.

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