General Motors Functional Safety Validation Engineer - Autonomous Program - ENG0038902 in Milford, Michigan

GM is currently looking for an Electrical Functional Safety Validation Engineer, based at the Milford Proving Grounds, Milford MI to work on multiple new technologies in area of active safety and chassis electronics validation on the autonomous vehicle program.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Work within a team to coordinate validation efforts for functional safety aspects of multiple features
  • Work with system safety to create VCRI to map safety requirements to appropriate validation area
  • Create test procedures for safety requirements that our mapped to GM functional safety team by developing test cases to satisfy appropriate failsafe actions per assigned ASIL safety level of feature
  • Develop test methods and models to be able to test new safety critical components and features
  • Develop Models to run on a stand-alone test box (Micro Auto Box) to intercept, alter and deliver corrupted messages to various modules.
  • Perform functional safety testing on multiple new safety critical features on vehicle. Capture, analyze and plot data to provide results to test cases
  • Create, manage and execute test plan
  • Provide interface for team to systems safety and functional safety integration teams
  • Travel (minimal) as required
  • Coordinate with test engineers at our Warren location testing functional safety test cases on electrical system benches to correlate data and split testing workload

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of safety critical software and systems
  • 2+ years of experience in job-related validation area
  • High level of oral and written communication skills
  • High level of organizational skills - Able to manage multiple projects across multiple programs
  • Able to work within a team of engineers and communicate issues and testing results effectively
  • Ability to act as a single voice for bench level testing for assigned subsystems
  • Understanding of engineering theory and principles of operation of mechanical/electrical mechanisms
  • Knowledge of GMLAN or CAN based communication
  • High level analytical ability where problems are unusual and complex
  • High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Proficient in the use of Matlab, Simulink, Control Desk, DSpace ASM
  • Knowledge of Hardware in the loop testing
  • Proficient in the use of CAN tools (CaNoE, Vehicle Spy, Vbox, Rt 3000)
  • Previous subsystem testing experience in automotive