System and Application Engineer (US53218218) Plymouth, Michigan

Our Client is a leading global supplier of technology and services. In the areas of automotive and industrial technology, consumer goods, and building technology, some 285,000 associates in roughly 50 countries generated sales of roughly $63 billion in fiscal year 2010. The Client in North America supplies automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial drives and control technology, power tools, security and packaging technology, thermotechnology,household appliances, solar energy, healthcare and software innovations.


This position is for a System and Application Engineer out of our facility in Plymouth, MI.                              

Overview
System and Application engineer for Ultrasonic Park Assist systems. This is a long term position, with a 1-year training program in Germany, to specialize in current and new park assist systems and technologies. 

Major Duties Include
*Develop expertise (with Training) in park assist systems including:
Ultrasonic Sensor technology, Module hardware design, software/feature management and algorithm development, development tools.
*Provide expertise and guidance (after training) to application engineers throughout the development and implementation phases.
*Assist in problem solving
*Be the go-to person for all park assist functions and applications.
*Develop System FMEAs
*Manage requirements in DOORS
*Single point of contact for the platform team
*Actively participate in new technology development tasks
*Create and implement new development tools and methodology

Minimum Requirements
*BSEE or Equivalent
*Knowledge of vehicle networking (CAN/LIN) and the ability to write embedded software (C and/or Assembly)
*Ability to understand module design (electrical and Mechanical)
*Working experience with DOORS and experience developing FMEAs
*Good understanding of System Engineering Methodology
*Requires 1st year of training in Germany

Preferred Skills
*MSEE or Equivalent
*Experience in vehicle data acquisition systems
*System Calibration experience is highly desirable
*Excellent project management skills