FCA US, LLC Drivability and Emissions Calibration Engineer Ex in Chelsea, Michigan
At FCA, we want to empower you to bring your best. That’s why we strive to create an environment where our core values of Innovation, Leadership, Passion, Cooperation, and Responsibility can thrive. At FCA, you’ll work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with people who exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit and work together as a team to continually think bigger and bolder.What You’ll Do:The Gasoline Engine Drivability and Emissions Calibration Engineer is responsible for developing, testing, and validating vehicle-based calibrations that achieve world-class fuel economy and drivability while meeting current and future emission standards. The Engineer will plan, generate, and verify feature calibrations in hot climate, cold climate, and high altitude in accordance with powertrain system functional objectives along with generating reports to communicate the status of the program to the larger team. The Engineer will manipulate and utilize large and complex sets of engine mapping data to analyze and solve complex system problems as they relate to engine performance, fuel consumption, emissions, OBD, and base engine calibration development. He/she will work cross functionally with engine development, powertrain controls and vehicle teams to identify and implement calibration solutions that achieve program drivability and emissions requirements. The candidate should expect to travel 4-6 weeks throughout the year for system validation/verification.Basic Qualifications:•Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent Engineering degree•Minimum of five (5) years prior vehicle calibration experience of spark ignition engines•Fundamental knowledge of internal combustion engines and powertrain calibration•Working knowledge of calibration tools (INCA /ATI), emissions regulations, and powertrain technologies.•Outstanding problem solving and analytical skills•Self-motivated and proactive•Strong leadership and interpersonal skills•Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including PowerPoint presentations to upper management Preferred Qualifications:•Master of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university•Experience in engine development, powertrain systems development /engine calibration /control systems development / diagnostics within the automotive industry•Calibration process knowledge using design of experiments and advanced optimization techniques•Proficient in advanced simulation tools•Proficient in Matlab / SimulinkOur 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.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.