Testing and Benchmarking Engineer

Expiring today

Employer
Segula Technologies
Location
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Posted
Feb 08, 2024
Closes
Mar 04, 2024
Ref
2713168527
Discipline
Engineering
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Electrification
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Description

The "Competitive Testing & Hardware Engineer" will be a part of the Propulsion Systems Benchmarking and Value Optimization group and will be responsible for conducting vehicle/component-based evaluation of competitive hybrid/electric vehicles. This individual will coordinate with cross functional product development teams to plan experiments, setup data acquisition, analyze and interpret results to guide future tests, and generate reports for product development teams peers and supervisors.

Duties

Instrument competitive test vehicles with a variety of sensors (accelerometers, thermocouples, microphones, etc.) to collect data for characterizing and monitoring the vehicle's performance on track and on rolls.

Conduct competitive Teardown workshops and reviews on competitive batteries, Electric Drive Units and power electronic units.

Interface with costing team generate "Bill of Material" for competitive hardware torn down internally or at a supplier.

Analyze manufacturing process best practices and consolidate this information with propulsion and Functional design integration team.

Perform on track drivability assessment a to support competitive benchmarking activities by tapping into CAN lines using tools like Vehicle Spy, OBD scanner to acquire CAN and PID channels.

Perform tests on several federally mandated test cycles on the dyno to understand competitive strategies related to fuel economy/emissions and EV range.