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Hybrid: The position does not require an employee to be onsite full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work at a GM facility, or off-site as frequently as needed or desired
General Motors is transforming the future of mobility – and the Canadian Technical Centre (CTC) is at the forefront of that transformation. We are a diverse team of agile and innovative thought leaders who are passionate about developing key technologies and products that will help achieve GM’s vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion.
CTC has a proven track record of taking technologies from concept to production in both automotive and non-automotive areas. Our success is propelled by our talented people and our deep technical knowledge in domains like Electrification, HVAC, controls, diagnostics, virtualization, automation, and calibration. If you want to work with an inclusive and collaborative team that’s striving to change the world for the better, we invite you to join us.
The EV Thermal Test Automation Co-op student will be given the opportunity to engage in the development of thermal systems for EV vehicles in the area of Electrification Thermal testing and automation. These areas include development of automated pipelines, automated test cases in a fully virtual development environment! The student will work with a diverse team of engineers to support the development of new systems related to EV thermal controls and diagnostic as well as be an agile developer on a scrum team.
Collaborate with the Software Developers to develop comprehensive test plans aligned to customer requirements and specifications
Support the development of new automation pipelines
Develop python scripts for test cases automation
Support the integration and development of new thermal solutions
Participate in the day-to-day engineering activities in order to gain an understanding of the vehicle development process
Participate in an Agile SAFe scrum team
Pursuit of a Bachelor's (3rd and 4th year students but will consider qualified 2nd year students with EcoCAR, or SAE project experience) or Master's degree in one of the following areas: Software Engineering, Controls Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics
Able to work fulltime, 40 hours per week in Canada, and for 12-month term (3 consecutive semesters) starting January 2024
Basic electrical and control systems knowledge
Experience with Python (working level knowledge)
Experience with CI/CD systems, software automation
Proficient in MATLAB/Simulink and C
What will give you a Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications):
Ability to travel to the US (Recommended)
Have a valid Full Class G Ontario Driver’s Licence, or equivalent Canadian out-of-province licence
Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.
Why Join Us
We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.
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