Position Overview We are seeking an Electric Vehicle(EV) Control System Engineer - Energy Management & Operating Strategy Controls to join our team in Rochester Hills. The individual will be an integral member of the eMobility controls team developing & validating key vehicle control system requirements for both BEV and FCEV commercial vehicle applications.
This role is focused on the energy management & operating control algorithm development including subsystem coordination for the electric vehicle system controller. In addition, the individual shall support development of key functional safety control system requirements relating to battery electric vehicle and fuel cell system control. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Develop and validate software/controls requirements for BEV & Fuel Cell EV vehicle & subsystem control including: Propulsion operating mode control & deration strategy, Energy management optimization and hybrid operating strategy EV range estimation algorithm for BEV & FCEV Fuel cell subsystem control , interfaces & coordination Fuel cell closed-loop power/energy control including MIMO disturbance rejection. Hydrogen Storage System & Refueling strategy HSS subsystem interfaces & coordination Fuel cell related error & fault handling strategy including limp mode/fallback strategy Functional safety requirements per IS026262 focus fuel cell & hydrogen storage subsystems Validate vehicle and subsystem requirements to production software team.
Provided in the form of block diagrams, requirement documents / ICD's, and functional model based controls. Basic Requirements Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology At least 8 years of experience in product design/development At least 1 year leading others in engineer/design activities OR Master's degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology At least 6 years of experience in product design/development At least 1 year leading others in engineer/design activities OR PhD in Engineering or Engineering Technology At least 3 years of experience in product design/development At least 1 year leading others in engineer/design activities Additional Requirements Desired Skills Experienced in hybrid operating strategy on BEV, FCEV and HV energy management Propulsion operating mode control Fuel cell subsystem control Closed-loop power/energy control Efficiency optimization Thermal management cooling strategies Limp mode/derated operation strategy Model-based controls (MBD) using MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow Structured analysis & design Control system requirements management & development Functional safety & torque security per ISO26262 dSPACE RCP & ControlDesk Vector CANalyzer Model Configuration management & requirements tools (e.g. DOORS/MKS/SVN ,etc.) dSPACE TargetLink/ RTW Embedder Coder Vehicle testing including calibration tools (ETAS INCA, ATI Vision, etc.) Ability to work cross-functionally Ability to travel domestically & internationally Excellent verbal and written communication skills Company Overview Navistar is a purpose-driven company, reimagining how to deliver what matters to create more cohesive relationships, build higher-performing teams and find solutions where others don't.
Navistar is the Lisle, Illinois-based parent company of International brand commercial trucks and engines, IC Bus brand school and commercial buses, all-makes OnCommand Connection advanced connectivity services, aftermarket parts brands Fleetrite, ReNEWed and Diamond Advantage and Brazilian manufacturer of engines and gensets MWM Motores Diesel e Geradores. With a history of innovation dating back to 1831, Navistar has more than 12,000 employees worldwide and is part of TRATON SE, a global champion of the truck and transport services industry. Navistar, a leading maker of commercial vehicles, has launched a new business unit, NEXT eMobility Solutions, to deliver customized electrification solutions in the truck and school bus markets using lean, agile practices.
NEXT eMobility Solutions is dedicating a world-class, lean engineering team to developing the best products in the electric vehicle space. We are looking for bright, talented and experienced individuals passionate about being a part of the transformation from traditional powertrains to the electrification of Navistar vehicles. Be a part of a team environment in a collaborative and "start-up" atmosphere!
Reimagining How to Deliver What Matters Visit us at www.Navistar.com to discover more about our organization Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. #ridewithnavistar