Principal Engineer, Staff Engineer


Ann Arbor, MI

What you'll be doing

Source, develop, adapt and apply rapid prototyping electronic control systems to advanced engine vehicle systems using Verilog, Simulink and direct c code. Work closely with clients to understand control system requirements. Work within team to define and develop customized control system features; perform wiring, soldering and electronic troubleshooting as required. Support production of reports, proposals and presentations to clients. Work as part of a dynamic team to rapidly bring concept to reality by leveraging existing designs and cots technology.

What your background should be

Minimum 15 years of experience in circuit analysis, analog and digital design, including practical implementation microcontroller, DSP, FPGA implementation, PCB design tools (e.g. ALTIUM), MATLAB/SIMULINK and/or c code development for embedded systems and hands-on wiring and troubleshooting-especially as related to engine DYNO lab instrumentation and control systems required. Experience with mechanical aspects of engine/vehicle testing and understanding of combustion and/or after treatment mechanisms is required. Detailed knowledge of how sensors and actuators are interfaced through conditioning and drive electronics, controller i/o devices and software drivers is required; oriented knowledge of IC engines, thermodynamics, hydraulic systems is a plus; must be self-starting and highly motivated individual able to manage multiple assignments concurrently with limited supervision; must have excellent written and verbal communication skills; must be hands-on, application and result. A valid/clear driving license is required.

Required Schooling / Training

BS degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or related field with at least a 3.0 GPA required.

Who is the client company

This is one of the oldest and largest independent, nonprofit, applied research and development organizations in the United States.
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