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Vehicle Build and Test Engineer in Detroit, MI at Nelson

Date Posted: 10/22/2018

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Job Number: 2120420

Vehicle Build and Test Engineer

Detroit, MI

Compensation: $85-105K


Our automotive client is looking for a Vehicle Build and Test Engineer to develop the build and testing of a SAE Level 4 vehicle development platform. The ideal candidate will have at least 2-3 years' experience with ADAS and autonomous vehicle testing, as well as experience with networking and systems engineering.

Vehicle Build and Test Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Develop Use Cases, Boundary Diagrams, Interface analysis, P-Diagrams, Noise Factor Management Strategies, FMEA, FMEM, DVP&R
  • Plan, design, schedule, and execute test and validation plans for all levels of Autonomous Driving System testing
  • Support prototype autonomous vehicle builds at both internal workshop as well as external suppliers
  • Ensure system robustness by using lean engineering and lightweight, repeatable processes
  • Integrate, test, improve, and specify hardware and software to support the Autonomous Driving System engineering community
  • Ensure issues are identified, logged, tracked and resolved during each testing phase
  • Conduct data analyses, document and publish test report to support test plans, present findings and feedback to project team

Vehicle Build and Test Engineer Requirements:

  • Master's degree (Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred) or relevant fields
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience with ADAS and autonomous testing
  • Various networking experience including UDP, CAN, ethernet, etc.
  • Experience with Systems and Robust Engineering (including boundary diagram, P diagram and FMEAs)
  • Experience with ROS

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