(Location - Maumee, OH)

Searching for a Vehicle Control Systems Engineer to support the development of mechatronic drivetrain controls. This work involves developing controls for vehicle systems and components.  

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Create, develop and validate controls for mechatronic products covering the stages of concept through to production
  • Participate in the creation of new mechatronic products to provide competitive solutions for future driveline opportunities
  • Create plant models for the development and optimization of control algorithms
  • Design controls solutions using model-based programing
  • To meet targets for deliverables including timing of virtual, laboratory, and vehicle demonstrations of system performance
  • Collaborate and negotiate with customer regarding control system requirements, interfaces, and product development progress

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Science, Physics, Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering required; Master’s degree in Engineering Science, Physics, Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • 3 years of experience in the development of controls for vehicle drivetrain products
  • 3 years of experience using Simulink model based software
  • Ability to successfully function in a team with cross-functional team members
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills; problem solving, planning and decision making
  • Must be a self-directed and motivated individual who is organized and able to accept multiple tasks and responsibilities
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills to work with people at all levels inside and outside of the company in a professional manner
  • Must be able to travel both domestically and internationally

Preferred: 

  • Architecture knowledge of vehicle dynamic control systems
  • Architecture knowledge of vehicle powertrain control systems
  • Experience with Battery Electric or Hybrid Vehicle systems
  • Previous experience in DSpace and RapidPro hardware and software
  • Previous experience optimizing controls parameters during vehicle testing is desirable
  • Understanding of product design tools including ISO26262, APQP, DVP&R, DFM and DFMEA

Please email resume to Amy Toncray (atoncray@pilotsi.com)