Eaton Corporation Lead Systems Engineer in Southfield, Michigan
Eaton’s Vehicle Group is looking to hire a Lead Systems Engineer for our Southfield MI location.
This position is part of a team developing eMobility systems solutions. As a member of the team, you will help define requirements, contribute to definition of hardware designs, generate xEV system solutions and models, define test plans and perform validation testing to confirm that system and functional requirements are met. In this role, the incumbent will be responsible for working with their engineering manager to achieve the desired results. Achieving the desired results will require individual contributions as well as contributions attained as part of a team. You will work closely with engineers located in various locations in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
In this role you will:
Contribute energy efficiency and performance strategies and perform physical modeling. Use simulation tools to efficiently perform design iterations and optimization.
Utilize problem solving skills to improve system performance and reliability of the EV system.
Contribute to continued enhancement of architecture to support additional product features.
Analyze vehicle data from test and customer vehicles to investigate, identify and resolve issues and performance complaints.
Support prototype and production OEM vehicle integration and development efforts.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant technical field from an accredited institution
7+ years of relevant automotive/commercial vehicle experience
Basic understanding of vehicle drivetrain/powertrain systems.
Strong project management skills to assess task effort and priorities
No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area (50 miles) from Southfield, MI will be considered for this position.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Master's degree in engineering from an accredited institution
2+ years of Customer interfacing experience
Experience with Vector tools such as CANape and CANalyzer
Experience in calibration tuning of systems.
Experience with vehicle CAN networks
Experience with SysML tools such as IBM Rhapsody
CRETA or other Calibration tools
MATLAB / Simulink
Good analytical and problem-solving skills in software, mechanical and electrical systems.
Strong communication skills with ability to interface directly with external partners, suppliers, and both internal and external customers.
Ability to work with a teams and customers located globally.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Region: North America – Canada
Organization: VEH AUTO Automotive Division
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
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