Vehicle Calibration Engineer - Complete Powertrain

Position Description
Do you want to develop the ultimate feature functionality and driving experience for our customers?
If the answer is YES, then look no further and apply for the job as Vehicle Calibration Engineer in the Complete Powertrain Calibration group, located in Gothenburg.
Complete Powertrain Calibration is responsible for vehicle related functions, covering the whole chain from hardware related parameters, electric hardware parameters, sensor parameters and powertrain control parameters. These functions and how they are calibrated, heavily impact the perceived user experience of the truck.
You will belong to a group with great team spirit and a lot of experience. The group of about ten people consists of vehicle calibration engineers, a driving performance team and a problem-solving support team that supports our engineers, should there be any powertrain issues in a rig, on a field test or in an application truck.
Core Responsibilities
In this role you will be responsible for the calibration and data setting of vehicle related functions, primarily in the engine management system but also in other Powertrain control systems. The work is done through simulations, by evaluating data and by using subjective measures.
Retrieve and consolidate end user requirements into well working final product functionality. The role requires a close cooperation with software developers for the development of new functions and features. The work will give you good insight in the truck functionality and on occasion also involve trouble shooting and vehicle updates.
  • Develop Powertrain dataset calibrations with a high level of complexity
  • Drive the performance and calibration development, follow verification plan and activities for a highly complex product.
  • Manage the synchronization, configuration, and release of complete dataset deliveries
  • Lead a defined area of technical expertise, with high technical
  • complexity
  • Provide input to product and system roadmaps
  • Manage networking across the organization
  • Drive improvements in tools, methods and in the way of working
  • Be active in the preparation and execution of validation and verification expeditions.
Professional skills
We believe that you have a Master of Science or equivalent technical education with interest in Heavy-Duty vehicles. Experience from embedded SW and calibration work is beneficial. Most of the work is performed in the vehicle. Therefore, a commercial driver’s license is a merit. Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written are required. As a person you are analytical, structured and equipped with planning skills. You enjoy teamwork, contribute with team spirit and like assuming personal responsibility.
Does it sound like a great fit for you?
We look forward to receiving your application.
At Powertrain Engineering we are actively working to establish teams that take maximum advantage of the strength inherent in diversity, such as knowledge, experience, age, gender, nationality, etc.
For more information, please contact:
Bo Hammerlid, Manager BF63820 Complete Powertrain Calibration, Phone; +46 765 538 468

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