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Electrification Development and Verification Engineer

Description

We're seeking motivated candidates for Development/Verification Engineer position(s) in GM's Electrification Development, Calibration, and Verification group at the Milford Proving Ground. The selected candidate (s) will work on GM's hybrid/EV programs and will be responsible for vehicle level verification and integration of hybrid controls systems and feature functionality, conducting in-vehicle testing, vehicle level troubleshooting, and develop test plans. The Development/Verification Engineer will work cohesively with a group of engineers responsible for the integration of electrification systems and controls.

The position involves significant on-vehicle work involving test tracks, high feature test facilities, and environmental test chambers. Development/Verification engineers work in a cross-functional team, are expected to handle multiple projects/priorities, and frequently balance planned and unplanned work. A typical week includes test plan development, in-vehicle testing, results analysis and collaboration with calibration, algorithm/software, and controls engineers.


Additional Description

Responsibilities:

  • Execute test plans for verification of hybrid vehicle RESS and Propulsion control systems

  • Perform verification testing per program requirements

  • Provide testing status to Lead Verification Engineer

  • Creation and update GMW and related CG test procedures

  • Ensure GMW verification testing delivered by VTC milestone per program

  • Create test reports per program requirements

  • Participate in program VPIT, VCIT, and Dev/Val meetings

  • Follow the Verification Team Process of Engineering PoE to ensure testing is performed per program requirements

  • Mentor new employees in the following areas:  test setup, vehicle testing, data review, test facility use/setup.

Additional Role and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct peer reviews for test plans

  • Support development and verification testing of new vehicle features/functions

  • Support program needs for IVER vehicle through CTF fleet by flashing ECUs and troubleshooting vehicle issues as needed.

  • Define root cause of issues found during development and verification testing

  • Utilize Problem Resolution Tracking System (PRTS)

  • Coordinate test plans, equipment and facilities with other verification engineers/Teams

  • Participate in verification and development trips as required (minimal)

  • Ensure electrification system features/functions meet customer expectations

  • Adhere to all safety precautions and requirements, and treat safety as the top priority during all work activities

Onsite: This position requires an employee to be on-site 3-5 days per week.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • 2 year of overall engineering experience.

  • 1 years of experience with electrification, calibration and controls experience.

  • This position requires the ability to operate a motor vehicle and pass driver level requirements

  • Knowledge/experience of vehicle development and test procedures.

  • Vehicle or bench level experience with INCA/Vehicle Spy/CANalyzer CAN tools.

  • Technical writing ability to create written engineering evaluation reports.

  • High level of analytical ability.

  • Interpersonal styles and communication skills to work effectively with team members.

  • Time management skills to meet deliverables and manage multiple projects

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated Vehicle Level CAN Tool Experience (Eco Car, Formula SAE, etc)

  • Vehicle Spy scripting experience

  • MatLab experience.


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Why Join Us 

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Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

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