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Gentherm, Inc. Advanced Development Engineer, Calibration Engine in Northville, Michigan

At Gentherm, we say, "It's about the person." We're with you on a cold winter day when you turn on your heated seat and steering wheel or helping manage patient body temperature in the operating room, recovering room or intensive care units. We take a human approach with everything we do.As the global leader in thermal management technologies we embrace the opportunity to create and deliver extraordinary thermal solutions that make meaningful differences in everyday life. We do this by improving health, wellness, comfort and energy efficiency.We embrace an entrepreneurial spirit and combine that with our global leadership to deliver results. Working at Gentherm provides you the opportunity to not only shape the future of the automotive and medical industries, but also influence your career throughout the company. You will be engaged, challenged and inspired by our team to deliver leading thermal technologies that positively impact lives around the world.Advanced Development Engineer, Testing and CalibrationIMPACT and OPPORTUNITYIn this position, the new team member will join our dynamic engineering team working to create Genthermand#8217;s revolutionary new ClimateSenseTM system. This position allows our Engineers to be on the cutting edge of EV development and Climate Control technology. You will play a critical role in managing the development and validation of the system at the vehicle level. Your key responsibilities will be to work with our Software and Controls teams to integrate, calibrate and validate the innovative controls system that is being developed to drive the CliamteSenseTM system. The Engineer will help deliver core technology, as well as OEM customer lead development projects. While working on Genthermand#8217;s newest innovative product, success for this position will be completing the validation of the ClimateSenseTM control systems and developing strong customer relationships supporting the acquisition of the first production intent projects.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIESand#8226;Coordinate and lead vehicle level testing and system level control integrationand#8226;Collect and analyze vehicle data to drive improved product design, system function and controland#8226;Develop vehicle validation plans and specificationsand#8226;Develop test procedures for calibration and controls developmentand#8226;Work as a member of the team to develop and implement a complex vehicle thermal systemand#8226;Work as a member of the team to establish functional attributes and requirements of the system, subsystem and componentsand#8226;Interpret customer specifications, develop and validate vehicle test strategies to support the vehicle level development processand#8226;Develop DFMEA, DVPR documentation as required to support customer programsand#8226;Provide direction to suppliers as required to achieve the required deliverablesand#8226;Manage technical interface with customers as needed to insure the proper integration of the ClimateSenseTM systemand#8226;Identify new and innovative solutions that meet strategic objectives. Support development of product roadmaps, strategies, and requirementsQUALIFICATIONSMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:and#8226;Bachelor of Science in Engineering: Mechanical or Electrical.and#8226;Minimum of 3 yearsand#8217; experience working in system level integration, testing, and control is required.and#8226;Control theory and application.and#8226;Knowledge of statistics and data analysis.and#8226;Experience with electro-mechanical and/or Thermal systems.and#8226;Team player with strong communication skills.and#8226;Proficient with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:and#8226;Masterand#8217;s Degree in Engineering.and#8226;Experience working at automotive OEM.and#8226;Experience with automotive Thermal or HVAC systems.and#8226;Experience with prototyping tools for control development, e.g. LabView or Simulink.and#8226;CAN tool experience, e.g.: Vector CANalyzer, CANape, New E