Nexteer Automotive Systems Integration Engineer (2018) in Saginaw, Michigan

Nexteer Automotive is looking for a Systems Integration Engineer with a diverse skill set who enjoys developing & integrating EPS (Electric Power Steering) systems in customer vehicles. The Systems Integration Engineer will work cross functionally with multiple internal teams (ie software, requirements, mechanical, validation) to successfully take a product from concept to production. The ideal candidate would enjoy working with the customer daily, reviewing and implementing requirements for algorithm development, performing vehicle calibration and evaluation, and troubleshooting complex electromechanical systems.Task Description

  • Provides technical leadership for projects incorporating complex electromechanical systems

  • Serves as technical liaison to customers, where appropriate

  • Designs and optimizes simultaneous system performance goals through requirements flow down

  • Effectively integrates all aspects of a design through the use of multi-disciplinary engineering

  • Tunes vehicle steering characteristics, diagnoses and corrects deficiencies in designs and prototypes

  • Understands and writes system and subsystem specifications

  • Assists in system testing and verification activities

  • Assists in maintaining cost controls

  • Stays abreast with new technology

    Qualifications

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering required (minimum cumulative GPA requirement of 2.7)

  • General competency in all core fields (mechanical, electronics, computer hardware and software) is preferred

  • Background in automotive engineering and chassis systems (steering, braking, suspension) is preferred

  • Excellent problem solving techniques and communication skills (ie. Shainin Red X, Design for Six Sigma)

  • Knowledge of system synthesis, analysis and verification techniques (ASPICE)

  • Experience performing engineering calculations using Matlab/Simulink and Microsoft Excel

  • Excellent communication skills and a desire to work with people

  • Enjoy driving and evaluating vehicles

  • Good organization and documentation abilities

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be capable of working within a vehicle for extended periods of time

Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women

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