Core Engine Calibration Engineer

TALENT Software Services
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Apr 08, 2024
Apr 28, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Core Engine Calibration Engineer

Job Summary: Talent Software Services is in search of a Core Engine Calibration Engineer for a contract position in Auburn Hills, MI
The opportunity will be eight months with a strong chance for a long-term extension.

Primary Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Calibration and Validation of Core Engine functions supporting BSG, PHEV, ICE variants.
  • Support commissioning of test properties (Dynamometers) at Client sites and collaborate with logistics, test technology team ensuring operational efficiency KPIs are met.
  • Create and coordinate test plans in accordance with the calibration processes.
  • Knowledge of Air-flow Estimation, Emissions Calibration, Torque Estimation, Thermal Model Calibration, Engine Rating etc
    aspects of engine calibration.
  • Post-processing test data supporting robust calibration development per Calibration Maturity achievements.
  • Collaborate with Calibration, Propulsion System teams, participating/supporting calibration development trips.
  • Create, perform, adjust test plans with suppliers and other team members to resolve engineering challenges ensuring Functional Objectives are satisfied.
  • Support ECM SW Validation efforts on HIL, engine dynamometer, vehicle
    Support tracking, issues and closure of identified SW issues.
  • Support tracking, reporting of calibration maturity progress and risk mitigation steps among various collaborators.
  • Support documentation of Lessons Learned, Calibration Process Improvements and Development of New Calibration Methodology working with Engineering

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Electrical Engineering or related degree.
  • Knowledge of Fundamentals of Internal Combustion Engines, Core Engine Calibration, Controls Algorithm validation.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with good leadership qualities to improve in a dynamic work environment.
  • Excellent analytical skills with detailed ability to conduct thorough engineering analysis.
  • Excellent communication skills to efficiently communicate engineering progress and bring up any potential technical or timing risks.

  • Powertrain Systems Engineering experience developing Engine HW, Controls/SW, and Calibration.
  • Experience handling engine dynamometer or a similar test property
  • Proficient in resolving engine dynamometer and test cell instrumentation.
  • Drivability and Emissions calibration, Hybrid Powertrain calibration experience.
  • Knowledge of INCA/AVL CRETA or similar calibration management tools.
  • Knowledge of fundamental data processing tools such as MATLAB Simulink
  • Knowledge of Controls, Software development and HIL validation methodology.

If this job is a match for your background, we would be honored to receive your application!

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