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Powertrain Control Engineer

Kelly Services
Gardena, CA 90247
Direct opportunity

As the Powertrain Control Engineer, youll be working with some of the industrys brightest minds to accelerate the delivery of quality products to consumer markets. You will be responsible for powertrain control algorithm design and software development. Basically, youll ensure the reliability and robustness of the powertrain controls as well as the customer experience.


Work with various cross-functional teams to develop powertrain control algorithm and software including

Battery Limited Torque

Body Module Interaction

Driver Input Processing

Drive State Determination

Driver Torque Request

Park Pawl Processing

Vehicle Input Processing

Vehicle Speed Processing

Vehicle Stability Control

Torque Distribution

Regenerative braking

One pedal drive

Active damping


Develop and optimize control algorithms to meet performance and timing targets

Develop and enhance existing vehicle model to ensure accurate range prediction

Conduct control design reviews to ensure high quality

Develop test plans and checklists for powertrain controls bench, HIL and vehicle testing

Ensures each system change is appropriately approved, then scheduled and reviewed by stakeholders

Ensure software release is on time and aligned with company schedule to deliver production ready powertrain controls software to vehicle assembly

Collaborate with company software infrastructure group on Functional Safety (ISO-26262) activities

Collaborate with Battery Controls, Motor Controls and Propulsion Embedded Software group

Basic Qualifications:

MS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or the equivalent in experience with evidence of exceptional ability

2 years of experience in powertrain control including design, implement and test powertrain features, diagnostics and control functions and software development

Solid knowledge in control theory

Experience in FMEA for powertrain control software

Experience with model-based control development using MATLAB/Simulink

Preferred Qualifications:

3 years of experience in embedded controls, controls integration, or relevant hardware areas

Quick learner, able to handle planned and unplanned work, and able to handle multiple projects

Vehicle development experience

Controls testing or instrumentation/tools experience

Experience with creating test benches to perform unit testing and documentation of embedded control functions

Experience with hardware-in-loop real-time simulation systems

Proficiency in C/C++ Familiar with requirements analysis and development

Familiar with CAN networks, LIN networks, Ethernet networks

Perks + Benefits:

Stock options for every employee

Healthcare + dental + vision benefits (Free for you/discounted for family)

401(k) options

Relocation assistance + reimbursement

Casual dress code + relaxed work environment

Culturally diverse, progressive atmosphere

**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: 2021-09-13 Expires: 2021-10-14

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