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Sr. R&D Systems Engineer

Company: Vitesco Technologies
Location: Auburn Hills
Posted on: May 12, 2024

Job Description:

Sr. Systems Engineer

Job ID:36074

Location:Auburn Hills

Salary Classification:SG 10/11


Within the Technology & Innovation group in Vitesco Technologies, the candidate will focus on thermal system engineering, analysis and simulation to identify optimal thermal system technologies and component requirements for electric, plug-in-hybrid, full hybrid, and mild hybrid vehicles.

Daily Activities include but not are limited to:

  • Motivated and self-driven professional to lead and support R&D projects
  • Electrified vehicle thermal system simulation, analysis of simulation results, present results internally and to the customer
  • Manage and support thermal system engineering projects for OEMs or internal customers
  • Internal collaboration on thermal system engineering including simulation
  • Apply project management tools to track and communicate progress, coordinate team activities, identify potential roadblocks and propose countermeasures.
  • Vehicle testing and thermal system instrumentation
  • Benchmarking of existing electrified vehicles
  • Technical scouting, creating innovation projects and developing new product opportunities
  • Professional development including attending technical conferences/seminars
  • Build- up technical competencies and communication skills of the team

    • Immediate Benefits
    • Paid Time Off
    • Tuition & Employee Discounts
    • Annual Bonus
    • Employer Defined Contribution Pension Match
    • And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!

      Job Requirements


      • Master or higher degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechatronics, or related
      • 2 plus years of technical engineering experience both individually & in a team setting
      • 2 plus years in thermal component/system analysis, simulation & design for electric vehicles
      • Experience with commercial CAD packages, engineering drawings and GD&T
      • Multidisciplinary experience and ability to adapt to different domains
      • Thermal system simulation experience (CFD, FEA, Simulink, etc.)
      • Analyze simulation results, test results, and customer feedback for system and product impacts
      • Experience with component/system engineering requirements
      • Experience with customer communications & technical presentations
      • Demonstration of strong communication and collaboration skills
      • Experience with data analysis and regression methods

        • Experience with the following:
          • Rapid Prototyping
          • DFMA
          • Electric Motors and Power Electronics
          • NVH Simulation
          • Solid Structures Simulation
            Vitesco Technologies welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

            Working Time:Full time

            Your Contact Partner:Todd Armstrong

            Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of cutting-edge drive systems for sustainable mobility. With intelligent system solutions and components for electric, hybrid, and internal combustion drive systems, Vitesco Technologies is making mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product portfolio includes electric drives, electronic controls, sensors and actuators, and exhaust gas treatment solutions. In 2022, Vitesco Technologies generated sales of around ---9.07 billion and employs a workforce of around 38,000 employees at 50 locations. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.

Keywords: Vitesco Technologies, Detroit , Sr. R&D Systems Engineer, Other , Auburn Hills, Michigan

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