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Embedded Controls System Engineer- Automotive

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
Title: **Embedded Controls System Engineer-Automotive (Direct Hire)**

Location: **Detroit, MI**

Relocation: **Excellent Relo Package Available (For the right candidate)**

We are seeking an "Embedded Controls Systems Engineer" to come work for a global leading company within the Automotive Sector in the Detroit, MI greater metropolitan area. This person will be apart of their elite Research & Development(R&D) and Transportation Technology Integration Department.


Apply engineering expertise to develop and implement innovative engine (Mostly Combustion Engine) and vehicle control solutions for research engines and vehicles within an experimental environment. Solve complex technical control problems having significant impact on the Company's Transport Technology activities. Represent the Company in dealings with vendors, manufacturers collaborators where expert controls engineering advice is required. Work on complex engineering problems, designs, projects, and reviews engineering work performed by others. May coordinate or direct work of other engineers.

Principal Contacts:

External: Frequently with vendors representatives and consultants to discuss problems and evaluate service capabilities.

Internal: Daily with Supervisor, PMT personnel, performance and unit levels of other Company organizations and counterparts in the Company to discuss related problems and to accomplish job assignments. Frequently with Division levels to discuss job planning and progress.

Duties Responsibilities:

+ Hands on development, implementation and debugging of control systems from concept to implementation

+ Control module selection

+ Control module I/O specification

+ Control software creation, development, and implementation as needed to demonstrate engine and vehicle technologies

+ Diagnose and solve engine and vehicle performance issues that may be controls related

+ Integrate instrumentation and control systems to perform specialized test procedures and technology assessments

+ Assist researchers, engineers, and technicians with the assessment of novel engine and vehicle technologies

+ Represent the Company in dealings with collaborators where controls assistance is required

+ Process and analyze test data and create detailed reports

+ Keep current with significant developments in the field of engine and vehicle controls

+ Undertake studies and investigations to resolve problems outside the scope of available published literature

+ Plan, schedule and provide controls work direction when required for preparation of studies, designs, processes, reports, correspondence and related data and assures the efficiency, adequacy and conformance to overall objectives of all phases of complex engineering problems

+ Formulate the basis for the resolution of problems in the controls area by analyzing and evaluating all pertinent data with respect to scope, effect on existing software, economic impact and other applicable considerations

+ Provide and manage a safe, accident-free laboratory environment

+ Follow all company safety rules in performing job duties

+ Performs other duties as assigned


+ MUST have a Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering discipline from a recognized college or university. Advance degree is a (PLUS, but not required).

+ MUST have 5-7 plus years of applicable experience in Automotive Sector, such that the incumbent is recognized as an expert in the field.

+ Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose software and hardware system level issues

+ Must have hands-on-testing experience of engines (Combustion Engines) in a dynamometer lab and vehicles on the road

+ Must be proficient with INCA and ETAS software & hardware

+ Must be proficient with "Simulink" and "Automatic Code Generation"

+ Must have demonstrated experience with developing and implementing novel engine control systems from scratch - starting with basic I/O specification through high level application code

+ Must have demonstrated skills in understanding and debugging high level engine and vehicle system interactions

+ Must have knowledge of current state-of-the-art control solutions, including approaches used for bypass controls

+ Must have experience working with CAN/LIN/SENT and other automotive control protocols

+ Must be able to communicate and comprehend accurately, clearly and concisely in English at a technical level required to perform the job as outlined

+ Must have a thorough knowledge of engineering practices including scientific and economic principles, calculation methods, design details, and codes, standards and specifications

+ Must possess good work habits, a strong work ethic, and be able to adhere to company work hours, policies, and standard business etiquette

+ Ability to work on a team and independently as needed

+ Ability to process test data and create reports

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-08-25

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