Systems Architect Electrification

Employer
HCL America Inc.
Location
Troy, Michigan
Posted
May 18, 2024
Closes
Jun 04, 2024
Ref
2762200287
Discipline
Engineering, Systems
Position Type
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate
Responsibilities:
  • Define, design and develop the system architecture at component and sub-component level for automotive electrification solutions including energy storage, power management (BMS, Inverters, Converter) and charging systems from prototyping to production.
  • Develop clean slate functional architecture that incorporates multiple electrification sub-systems based on use cases and activity diagrams.
  • Lead the development solutions for EV systems including hardware and software development, systems integration, testing, and validation.
  • Collaborate with partners and stakeholders to develop solutions for Battery testing, high-voltage power inverters testing and validation to meet safety, compliance and performance requirements.
  • Establish, update and maintain traceability between compliance or regulatory requirements, systems requirements, customer requirements and design accordingly.
  • Create, support and develop statement of work (SOW), define overall systems scope in the context of internal and external requirements, systems Interface document.
  • Support Request for Proposal (RFP), Request for Information (RFI) or Request for quotes (RFQ) as needed to OEM/Tier1 and industry partners and suppliers.
  • Work in collaboration with OEM/Tier1 and suppliers during development and validation to ensure performance, test, and/or design requirements are being met.
  • Create comprehensive technical reports and proposals; prepare for and present at formal architectural reviews.
  • Investigate, benchmark and profile electrification technologies for cost-effective concepts.
  • Work with delivery teams to investigate and respond corrective action to production, supplier or field issues.
  • Support prototype builds, create systems integration and test plans, execute tests and create test reports to validate designs, mitigate risks and/or troubleshoot problems.
  • Assistance with other related tasks as needed and determined by management.


Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in automotive engineering or a related field with demonstrated hands on experience in electric vehicle propulsion, controls and charging systems.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in developing systems methodologies such as Sys-ML, System architecture interface, flow diagrams, use cases, connectivity to HV/LV in compliance with ISO-26262 and ASPICE.
  • Deep understanding of electric vehicle technologies, including batteries, power electronics, and charging systems.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and leadership skills.
Systems Architect Electrification