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Lead Displays Engineer


The Lead Displays Engineer is responsible for the successful delivery of a fully functional validated display systems to saleable vehicle programs. They will manage multiple vehicle programs/suppliers simultaneously as well as organize display supplier peer reviews and participate in other display peer reviews.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Run/manage Displays Product Development and Quality Teams

  • Lead P-release and tooling kickoff displays activities for IVER vehicle builds

  • Work closely with mechanical, electrical engineer & management for the display design and roadmaps

  • Create detailed specifications in close cooperation with internal teams and vendors

  • Define and implement clear test plan to ensure quality and performance and requirements

  • Coach and mentor other engineers in the display and touch systems

  • Define and document system level issues between components of the subsystem

  • Review test logs to determine where subsystem issues reside

  • Create SOR working with purchasing, studio and engineering to develop requirements, allowable cost, etc.

  • Work with supplier to develop needed criteria (DES, surface, die vectors, ECER21 compliance, etc.) for component studio and interior studio (where needed)

  • Work with appearance studio and materials engineering to identify solutions for achieving finish, color, gloss, etc. of materials.

  • Meet TALC requirements for display graphics etc.

  • Address and resolve all safety and compliance issues (i.e., FMVSS, head impact, etc.) based on CAE analysis and physical test evaluations

  • Support validation lead to achieve validation complete on time at IVER and test vehicle issues

  • Support root cause investigation for display validation test issues.

  • Lead root cause investigation for vehicle display development issues

Additional Description

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Physics, Math, Computer Science, Information Technology or Chemistry

  • Minimum 3 years of electrical or mechanical engineering experience

  • High level of oral and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated technical and professional skills

  • Exhibits appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals

  • Specific knowledge of engineering discipline (e.g. mechanics, physics, metallurgy, manufacturing methods, electronics, software, control systems)

  • High level analytical ability where problems are unusual and complex

  • Strong Project Management

  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently

  • Ability to travel when required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Engineering

  • 6+ years of experience in job-related area DE skills (UG training)

  • Experience with common electrical test equipment (meter, scopes, etc.)

  • Experience with common serial data test equipment (CAT, SCAT, NeoVI, DPS Tools, etc.)

  • Experience with automotive electrical systems and functional sub-systems

  • Experienced in working with design studio and interior.

  • Broad expertise in various display technologies including knowledge of display, electrical and optical operations,

  • TFT-LCD/AMOLED structures and display optics is required

  • Experience with Display and Glass manufacturing process.

  • Experience with the GMLAN serial data communication protocol

  • Knowledgeable of LAN, and LIN

  • Knowledge of engineering software and systems as it pertains to Audio Systems

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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.

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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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