Karma Automotive creates expressive and beautiful luxury cars that are environmentally conscious. We deliver them with personal attention to customers in the global marketplace. Our customers expect high levels of personalization and customization and we intend to deliver on that promise
Powertrain is looking for a Powertrain Controls Validation Engineer to join the growing team, to help ensure that the software developed in house is working as intended by managing software requirements and software validation activities on multiple platforms.
The position will be responsible for day-to-day software validation and testing work in powertrain to ensure that the powertrain controls work as intended. Multiple software validation platforms will be involved, including unit testing, hardware in the loop system, test bench, dynos, and on-vehicle integration testing. Management of software requirements will also be part of the responsibilities.
The position will be based out of Irvine, CA. Traveling might be lightly required to support off-site testing (less than 10% of time).
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering. Master's degree preferred.
5 to 7 years of industrial experience in powertrain systems design, controls, testing or development in general. Hybrid / EV system experience is a plus.
Knowledge / experience of basic engineering data collection / analysis tools such as CANalyzer.
Proficiency in MATLAB / SIMULINK.
Controller calibration tools (such as INCA, ATI Vision) usage experience is a plus.
Knowledge / experience of a requirements / test cases management system like Polarion is a plus.
Knowledge / experience of HIL (hardware in the loop) is a big plus.
Basic knowledge of Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001:2015) and Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001:2015), as applicable.
NO 3rd Parties, Principals Only, Please
Come and join the great Karma Team, where you can make a career! Karma Automotive offers a complete benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD; paid vacation, holidays and personal days; and a 401K with matching contributions. Relocation assistance may be available.
Karma Automotive LLC is an equal employment opportunity. We do not discriminate on the basis of gender, color, race, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, age, religion, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law. Karma Automotive LLC complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act to ensure equal access to all qualified individuals with a disability. Valid driver's license may be required based on essential duties.