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StartupsStartups bring unique challenges. Balancing the investors urgency to bring a minimum viable product to market quickly and deliver on the customer promise is not easy. Success comes in many different forms and not always straightforward. We have some of the best professionals in the world who can guide startups in making solid strategic decisions and then execute on those decisions. Our team at Pilot Systems has decades of experience helping companies develop new ideas. This includes figuring out which ideas are worth further investment, and then helping to bring those technologies from concept to commercialization.
Tier 1sAdapting for the future of electrification, mobility, rapidly changing technology and complex regulations present the biggest challenges for automotive suppliers in recent history. Pilot Systems has worked with Tier1 and Tier 2 suppliers to determine where to invest and develop their technology portfolio to meet the demands of their OEM customers. We engage with your team, support your discipline, move with speed, and scale to your needs. The advantage being to expedite critical programs, support your team and provide flexibility and accountability. Pilot Systems has worked with many Tier 1 companies to begin the transformation of supplying mechanical components to electrification, autonomous systems and mobility solutions. We have decades of experience in all aspects of Product Development. This combined with our experts in Strategic Planning, Regulations, Systems Engineering and diverse subject matter expertise makes us uniquely position to help you move forward in the revolution of transportation.
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OEMsOur core and expanded teams have decades of experience working for and with OEM’s all over the world, including North America, Europe and Asia. Our networked approach combined with world class program management allows us to go broad and deep. We have worked with and delivered programs throughout all stages of the development path including project planning, systems engineering, design, testing, manufacturing and aftersales. Drawing from our research capabilities we can help OEM’s choose and implement strategies as they try to traverse the transformation from electrification, self-driving vehicles and mobility. From senior executives with OEM experience to strong technical acumen in a wide number of areas we can engage to expeditiously deliver successful programs. One of our key strengths is the ability to scale up quickly. In some cases, we’ve been a subject matter expert of one, in other cases we been a global team leveraging more than 100 people and facilities in all parts of the world. From Alternative Fueled Vehicles to Next Generation Controls Systems, to Plant Floor and Dealership Test Systems we’ve delivered without exception.
trust us to take on their critical projects and programs. With decades of experience at the forefront of emerging technologies, we bring challenging and innovative programs to market with speed, quality and accountability.

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 We Are Leaders

We are a world–renowned systems design and consulting firm with strong business acumen and an industry–leading global network of automotive professionals and problem solvers. With 40+ years of experience, our team formulates and executes high value solutions by leveraging our broad technical expertise and executional excellence.

 We Are Problem Solvers

At Pilot, we think in systems. When we take on a project, our team works from the ground up to ensure the best possible outcome for our customers. Our creative and methodical approach allows us to develop high value solutions that go above and beyond our clients requirements.

 We Are Human Centered

Our human-centered approach to problem solving starts with assembling the right team to fit each need. Located in Detroit—the automotive capital of the world, Pilot Systems is well positioned to quickly form teams of experts from within our extensive network specific to each project. Imagine Oceans 11 (but better looking).