Electrical Vehicle ControlSystems Development Engineer Steering & Suspension Control Systems
Honda R&D isseeking a dynamic associate to work in our Electrical Vehicle Control SystemsDevelopment department.
Areas of focus forthis role: Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), related to Steering &Suspension Control Systems
The primary responsibilities involve developingthe functional requirements related to CAN interface, Self-Diagnostic, FailsafeDetection for each vehicle development, working with the system supplier tolead the integration of these functions into the vehicle, as well asverification of the functions.
Responsibilities will be focused around thedevelopment of the Advanced DriverAssist Systems (ADAS) in the following areas:
Steering(EPS) and Suspension (Active Suspension Damper) control functions
Roles include project management activities,overseeing the testing of the related vehicle systems, negotiating the hardwareand software interfaces to integrate the system into the vehicle, instrumentingand troubleshooting vehicles for testing, analyzing test data, and recommendingsolutions for test failures.
BS in Electrical Engineering, ComputerEngineering, OR Controls Engineering.
Minimum of 1-3 years of experience or equivalentcombination of education and experience required.
Must have understanding of Steering &Suspension Control Systems
Must have understanding of requirements management,function validation, Diagnostics, and CAN structures.
Hands on mechanical ability / Understanding ofVehicle systems
Analytical skills to prepare prototype vehiclesfor testing
Troubleshoot system issues, and propose andsolve solutions to those issues.
Some travel domestic and internationally shouldbe expected to visit various proving grounds, visit suppliers' engineeringoffices and production locations and support Honda factories duringpre-production launch timings.
Valid driver's license required to operatevehicles on proving grounds.
PC Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and othertechnical software)
Excellent communication skills coupled with thewillingness to pro-actively seek out information from others and convertconcepts into specific requirements.
Experience with data acquisition systems and
Vector CAN tools is a plus.
Honda R&D Americas, Inc. (HRA) was founded in CentralOhio in 1984 and is responsible for creating advanced products and technologiesthat provide new value to Honda and Acura customers. We have the capability of"complete product creation" developing all-new products, startingfrom market and technology research and design styling through engineeringdesign, prototype fabrication and testing, local parts procurement and supportfor mass production preparation. This includes many areas of design (interiorand exterior), crash & safety testing, wind-tunnel testing, materialsresearch, fabrication, engine dynamometer testing, and hot & cold weathertesting. Some of the more recent vehicles we have developed are the 2016models of the Acura NSX, Acura TLX, Honda Civic, and Honda Pilot as well as the2017 Acura MDX, & Honda Odyssey. HRA in Ohio is the 2nd largestR&D facility for Honda in the world, after Japan, and is engaged in thedevelopment and testing of Honda and Acura automobiles and Honda power, and isalso taking a leading role in the advancement of leading-edge safety, driverassistive, and environmental technologies.