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Over the Air – Systems Integration Engineer

Description

Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site 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.

  • This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-3 times per week

The Role

GM is undergoing a major transformation, both in how we operate and in how we will influence the future of transportation. The OTA Systems Integration Engineer for the Software Integration Team position will put you at the forefront of this transformation through your work integrating software feature set and controls at a full vehicle/bench level. As an OTA Systems Integration Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and integrating new OTA software features into GM vehicles. You will utilize bench testing & vehicle testing to ensure that critical and complex features are properly developed and integrated into GM vehicles throughout major GVDP milestones. This position requires a deep understanding of engineering concepts as they apply to systems integration and will include problem solving and a high degree of interaction with other engineering groups. This position will push your creativity and teamwork skills as there is no “standard work” for the unexpected. Together we can ensure our higher risk launches are On-Time and with Quality.

This Is What You Will Do

  • Create, maintain integration plans for OTA of multiple sub-system components for multiple projects for different Vehicle Intelligence Platform programs.

  • Build, maintain and manage test environments (Benches/Vehicles) needed for manual and automated runs.

  • Execute OTA integration verification plans on benches and vehicles.

  • Collaborate with other members on Software Integration team and cross-functional teams to identify and prioritize verification execution for various milestones.

  • Identify, analyze, root cause defects and assist with resolving issues through out GVDP

  • Provide validation ready integrated OTA solutions by 80% milestone to enable intensive testing from validation teams.

Responsibilities

  • Own integration of OTA features/functions across multiple ECUs

  • Verify operation of OTA feature/functions on ECU/module interfaces such as CAN, Ethernet, LIN

  • Identify, troubleshoot, & resolve OTA integration issues found throughout the vehicle development cycle

  • Acquire and analyze data logs for root cause identification of complex software/system issues

  • Work with release, supplier teams to develop, test and integrate software

  • Assist with OTA issues resolution throughout GVDP

  • Participate in workshops/PDT’s for OTA development issues resolution and document appropriately to a specific module owner

  • Ensure issue resolution is performed timely and properly, own and drive issues to closure

  • Travels as required (up to 25% max)


Additional Description

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Physics, Math, or Computer Science

  • 2+ years of engineering experience

  • Experience with Vehicle Intelligence Platform electrical architecture and serial data

  • Strong hands-on experience with Multi-ECU OTA Software updates

  • Experience troubleshooting distributed control systems

  • Understanding of embedded software development, testing and associated tools like vehicle serial data logger tools

  • Understanding of the end user’s experience with features on their vehicle

  • Experience working with component, feature, sub-system & system specifications to develop a feature 

  • Proactive / results driven individual with high levels of initiative to work with multiple organizations to solve integration issues

  • Able to deal with high level of ambiguity 

  • High level analytical ability to resolve unusual and complex problems

  • Demonstrated hands-on integration or development experience with automotive electrical interfaces

  • Proven track record & drive to do hands-on work such as ECU flashing, vehicle updates, component removal/installation

  • Working knowledge of Vehicle Development Process

  • Ability to be creative/resourceful - to work in a fast-paced environment

  • This position requires legally operating a motor vehicle on a daily basis

Desired Skills

  • 5+ years of engineering experience

  • Experience with OTA features on GM vehicles  

  • Familiarity working with automation and advanced automation tools

  • Familiarity working on solving parasitic drains problems in electrical architecture

  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with automotive electrical interfaces like CAN, LIN, and Ethernet

  • Experience working on problem solving through software application/tools development


About GM

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. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.