- Description:Designs electrical systems by developing and testing components. Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications by designing and conducting research programs; applying knowledge of electricity and materials. Confirms systems and components' capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties. Develops electrical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials. Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for building and assembling electrical components; soliciting observations from operators. Assures product quality by designing electrical testing methods; testing finished products and system capabilities. Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests internally and externally. Maintains product and company reputation by complying with federal and state regulations. Keeps equipment operational by following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting repair service. Maintains product data base by entering data. Completes projects by training and guiding technicians. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional engineering societies. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Requirements:B.S.E.E. or related degree.15 years Automotive electronics ExperienceCo-op or Summer Internship ExperienceSelf-starterPossess outstanding interpersonal and critical thinking skills.Preferred Requirements:5-10 years with Electronic Module or Automotive ExperienceMaster's DegreeComponent releasing experience desirable.Experience with electronic module design, specifically embedded electronics desirablePowertrain subsystem or vehicle systems experience a plusThermal management, electronic packaging background for power electronics desirableFamiliarity with microcontroller design desirable.Familiarity / experience in specifying or designing control system algorithms for inclusion in purchased electronic controllers.Familiarity / experience with embedded software design desirable.