Senior Staff Electrical Engineer - Engine Systems

Company: Continental AG

General Information
US-MI-Auburn Hills
4 Year Degree
At least 5 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 212,000 employees in 55 countries. In the Powertrain Division we integrate innovative and efficient powertrain system solutions from today and tomorrow for vehicles of all categories. Within the vision of Clean Power, our products make driving not only more affordable and environmentally friendly, but also more comfortable and enjoyable. We offer our customers a comprehensive selection of products ranging from gasoline and diesel injection systems, turbochargers, engine management and transmission control systems to sensors and actuators. Exhaust aftertreatment, fuel supply systems as well as systems and components for hybrid and electric drives complete our portfolio. There are two main impulses for the advancement of drive technologies: Firstly, active climate protection, in particular the reduction of CO2 emissions and exhaust gases. And secondly, the increasing need for individual mobility, which results in various requirements for vehicles and drive systems. The Powertrain Division has more than 34,500 employees working at 54 locations in 19 countries.

Position Overview: The Electrical Engineer is a key team member responsible to support the development and HW design of Engine Control Units (ECUs).

Core Responsibilities:

  • Perform and debug ECU electrical test validation
  • Support EMC and Lifetime ECU troubleshooting
  • Create electrical engineering documentation
  • Perform electrical sub ­circuits Lab verification / validation
  • Document properly the test results take in the lab (Test reports)
  • On-Site support with customer (1-2 days weekly)
  • Support engineering warranty returns
  • Additional Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to multitask and perform a broad set of task from the essential function list (Task flexibility is key)
  • Highly motivated Engineer
  • Team player
  • Outstanding knowledge and understanding of electrical circuit theory (RC, RL, RCL circuits, Diodes, OpAmps, BJT's and MOSFETs)
  • Hands­ on experience in lab test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, wave form generator, multi­meter, etc.
  • Product Development Process knowledge: Requirements traceability, Design, Simulation, Unit Tests, Validation, Warranty Returns Analysis.
  • Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors of Science in engineering
  • 3 to 5+ years engineering experience
  • Experience in automotive electrical engineering with flashing/debugging embedded systems and/or analog circuit design
  • Customer interface experience
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years experience in automotive electrical engineering
  • Bachelors/Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Experienced with electrical sub ­circuits Lab verification / validation
  • Experienced with debugging ECU EMC testing

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    Job RequirementsMinimum Requirements:Bachelors of Science in engineering3 to 5+ years engineering experienceExperience in automotive electrical engineering with flashing/debugging embedded systems and/or analog circuit designCustomer interface experiencePreferred Qualifications:5 years experience in automotive electrical engineeringBachelors/Masters Degree in Electrical EngineeringExperienced with electrical sub ­circuits Lab verification / validationExperienced with debugging ECU EMC testing