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Fiat Chrysler Automobile Prototype Vehicle Build & Validation Engineer in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Prototype Vehicle Build & Validation Engineer

Job ID:1042282

Career Area:Engineering & Design

Job Category:Product Design & Engineering-Product Design

Location:Auburn Hills,MI


Date Posted:January 13, 2021

Brand:FCA Group

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Job Overview


The Electrical Prototype Build Engineer will be responsible for managing all electrical prototype build activities including developing and communicating build plans based on vehicle specifications, test plans, and program timing as well as reviewing and understanding wiring designs and wiring schematics. This Engineer will also lead multiple teams to assure all program deliverables are met and resolve any issues affecting build quality, engineering design, manufacturing process, and timing.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent (Materials /Chemical/ Civil/ Aerospace/Computer/Computer Science or equivalent) from an ABET accredited university

  • 1 year of Engineering experience

  • Basic Vehicle build process knowledge.

  • Strong Leadership and Communication skills

  • Fluent in Microsoft Office applications and comfortable with preparing presentations and presenting to all levels of management.

  • Ability to read and analyze digital communications data (CAN/LIN/Ethernet)

  • Extensive knowledge and hands on use of CDA, CAN, CANalizer, Canoe, and other Electrical root cause tools. CAN/BUS expert, System, and Hardware expert

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university

  • Ability to use electrical debugging tools such as digital multi-meter, oscilloscope, and current probes

  • Desire to work on vehicles and in a test environment (hands-on)

  • Experience with Matlab and Simulink tools

  • Experience with dSPace ASM simulation tool or equivalent

  • Team-building and leadership skills, organizational excellence, and goal/target-minded discipline

  • Proven problem-solving skill set

  • Understanding of prototype vehicles and Plywood Buck builds

Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.

As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.