System Engineer - Power Electronics And Software

Valeo, Inc. Auburn Hills , MI 48326

Posted 2 months ago

Ready to tackle the challenges of the vehicle of the future? Join the technological revolution of automotive electrification and e-mobility at Valeo!

As the Systems Engineer you are responsible for the development and realization of electrification component (Inverter, OBC, DC-DC) opportunities in North America

Your challenges?

  • You will review customer RfQs, generate compliance matrix, evaluate technical feasibility & support quote creation

  • You lead technical customer communication for RfQ projects

  • You support core team with (a) Creation of system specifications & requirements, (b) Defining and evaluating concepts for power electronic components and sub-systems, per NA customer needs and trends

  • You will ensure maturity level according to customer and VSeA milestones. Ensure progress in development by using LOP and also usage of VSeA Tools and Methods

  • You define tests on component level to meet customer requirements

  • You contribute to design reviews, drawing reviews and design review with supplier.

  • You will interface with customer engineering teams on current & future programs and with advanced engineering team to understand current and future architectures, requirements & technology needs

  • You will support NA Demo vehicle design and implementation

  • You are the liaison between core team and customer software teams

  • You will support controls integration; architecture and onsite software flashing

  • You lead discussions with customer software teams on software architecture, strategy, integration and implementation

  • You understand NA customer software requirements and feed into core team

  • You have responsibility for the development of PE components

  • You develop innovative and reliable solutions that fulfill specifications.

  • You will evaluate test results together with test engineer and customer DRE

  • You are responsible for maintenance of technical data (3D, drawing, BOM, specifications)

  • You review customer requirements and ensure the fulfillment in the development.

  • You will be benchmarking NA competition and identifying focus areas for VSeA

  • You ensure proper communication with customer, global product teams and the Geeds team.

  • You interface with the customer for the R&D subjects of RfQs.

  • You will break down and cascade internally customer requests and needs as well as platform requests and needs.

  • You will share technical topics with prototype workshop and suppliers.

  • You will lead design activities with internal and external contributors.

  • You contribute to the D-FMEA sessions

  • You will report and escalate to your technical project manager or R&D manager as needed.

Now let's talk about you!

  • You must be able to work in the U.S. without requiring visa sponsorship either now or in the future. No entry level, coops, interns, F1 (CPT/OPT), H1B or TN visas will be considered.

  • You have B.S. in Electrical engineering or comparable study paths (M.S would be even better!)

  • You have 5 years of professional experience in power electronics & vehicle electrification at an OEM or Tier 1

  • You have experience managing inverters, onboard chargers and DC/DC converters which are the 3 core products in our portfolio.

  • In addition, your knowledge of system engineering methods and tools, as well as knowledge of software methods and tools will be key contributors to your success in this role.

  • You have experience interacting with internal and external customers at the OEM or Tier 1 level. .

Join Us!

Thanks to its strategy focused on innovation, Valeo is at the heart of the three revolutions which are disrupting the automotive sector: electrification, autonomous and connected cars, and digital mobility. These are revolutions that Valeo has been able to anticipate and which today provide amazing career opportunities, including internationally! At Valeo, innovation is driven by the diversity, authenticity and energy of its talent. Are you looking for new technological and human adventures ? Join Valeo and its 111,600 employees across 33 countries!

More information on Valeo : https://www.valeo.com

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