Core Engine Calibration Engineer

TALENT Software Services
Rochester, Michigan
May 01, 2024
May 19, 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.
  • Knowledge of Air-flow Estimation, Emissions Calibration, Torque Estimation, Thermal Model Calibration, Engine Rating etc
    aspects of core engine calibration.
  • Support commissioning of test properties (Dynamometers) at Client sites and collaborate with logistics, test technology team ensuring operational efficiency KPIs are met.
  • Create and execute test plans in accordance with the calibration processes.
  • Post-processing test data supporting robust calibration development per Calibration Maturity milestones.
  • Collaborate with rest of the Calibration, Propulsion System teams, participating/supporting calibration development trips.
  • Create, perform, adjust test plans with suppliers and other stakeholders to resolve engineering challenges ensuring Functional Objectives are satisfied.
  • Support ECM SW Validation efforts on HIL, engine dynamometer, vehicle
    Support tracking, escalation and closure of identified SW issues.
  • Support tracking, reporting of calibration maturity progress and risk mitigation steps amongst various stakeholders.
  • Support documentation of Lessons Learned, Calibration Process Improvements and Development of New Calibration Methodology working with Engineering.

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Electrical Engineering or related degree.
  • Knowledge of Fundamentals of Internal Combustion Engines, Core Engine Calibration, Controls Algorithm validation.
  • Experience managing engine dynamometer or a similar test property.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with good leadership qualities to thrive in a dynamic work environment.
  • Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated ability to conduct thorough engineering analysis.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively communicate engineering progress and escalate any potential technical or timing risks.

  • Powertrain Systems Engineering experience developing Engine HW, Controls/SW, and Calibration.
  • Experience troubleshooting 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 advanced 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!

Providing consulting opportunities to TALENTed people since 1987, we offer a host of opportunities including contract, contract to hire and permanent placement
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