Eaton Corporation Systems Engineering Specialist, eMobility in Southfield, Michigan
Eaton’s eMobility Group is currently seeking a Systems Engineering Specialist to join our team. This position is based on Southfield, MI. Relocation assistance will be provided.
We make the electric revolution work. Every day, we work to improve people’s lives and the environment by making power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable.
Preparing for the electrified future of mobility takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
Eaton’s eMobility segment is collaborating with companies around the globe to innovate the transportation technologies of the future, creating efficient vehicles that travel faster, farther, higher and safer at a lower overall cost to the consumer and the environment.
In this role, the Systems Engineering Specialist is responsible for the definition and specification of embedded inverter drive system to meet customer requirements and achieves all critical to quality measures. This position will take ownership of system requirements and solution by leading cross-function team through the communication and documentation including customer needs, function matrix, function safety, Diagnosis, FMEA and product compliance. Success will require the control and traceability of customer requirements and system solution to allocate features and functions across electronic modules and subsystems to meet cost, quality, feature performance targets, and application timing to market.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can
help us reach ours.
In this function you will:
Interface with customers to acquire and understand customer needs and system requirements
Develop and manage system specifications and solutions to meet customer requirements and industry standards including those for safety and environment.
Collaborate with customers, venders, and internal cross function groups to optimize system design for cost, quality, performance and time to market
Develop the control and traceability of system technical documentation including customer requirements, system /sub-system specifications, verification and validation plans
Lead discussions of system and sub-system specifications with customers and cross functional teams
Evaluate and conduct analysis of customer requirements, system function matrix, function safety, diagnosis, FMEA design and validation plan
Identify customer-oriented solutions and compliance to requirements through proficiency with system performance tests, skills/knowledge in application & integration engineering and test data analysis
Establish and maintain a collaborative working relationship with key customers and vendors
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
Basic (Required) Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution required
Minimum of five (5) years engineering experience in electrical drive industry
Must be able to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution required
10+ years engineering experience in electrical drive industry
Experience with embedded inverter drive system for motor control application
Experience with model-based design with Matlab and Simulink
Knowledge of firmware and hardware integration in embedded drive system experience with FOC motor control in embedded drive system
Experience with hardware and software integration for motor control application
Familiar with product and component standards such as ISO 26262, ASPICE, AUTOSAR, Cybersecurity EVITA, OBD, UDS and CAN/Flexray communication protocols
Electrical systems engineering experience including understanding of systems engineering V model
Product launch process experience is preferred
Excellent writing and communication skills
Good understanding of vehicle markets and the environmental requirements and related qualification testing required
Good interpersonal skills, particularly with respect to written and oral communication
Ability to operate with minimal supervision
Ability to work in a hands-on laboratory environment with common lab equipment (O-scopes, DMMs, Network and Spectrum analyzers, Dynamometers, mechanics tools, etc.)
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.
We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: VEH EMB eMobility
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
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