Optimal
  • Plymouth, MI, USA
  • Contract

Title

  • EV powertrain control engineer

 

Responsibilities

  • Implement the controller and evaluate performance for electric vehicle powertrain propulsion system
  • Design, specification and evaluation of E/E architectures and network topologies for automotive applications
  • Verify powertrain electrical and control system function/performance meets specifications
  • Based on validation result, recommend changes or improvements to hardware, software or calibration
  • Work with mechanical team and electrical systems team and info team to ensure powertrain system operates as intended
  • Quickly diagnose vehicle issues and work with other teams to determine root cause and develop solution

 

Qualifications

General Requirements for consideration

  • Good understanding in EV Powertrain subsystems (Transmissions, gears and driveline operation, Electric motors / generators, Power Electronics Inverters, High Voltage Subsystems, Battery Packs)
  • Strong knowledge in Powertrain Architecture, Interface and communication. (CAN protocol, Control algorithms and control system development and integration, Powertrain calibration, Diagnostics & OBD II)
  • Strong knowledge in high voltage and low voltage electrical system, high voltage safety concepts for HV components and electrical wiring
  • Good understanding of electrical motor testing, battery testing and calibration

 

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of science degree (or higher) in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related field required
  • Understanding of the following tools used in automotive application
  • Matlab/Simulink

 

Preferred Qualifications (In addition to required)

  • Experience in automotive industry preferred
  • Experience in DFMEA and ISO 26262 documentation
  • Experience in CAN tools
Optimal
  • Apply Now

    with our quick 3 minute Application!

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
.
Email Us Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Feed Search For Jobs Submit Resume Referrals logo Engineering Staffing