Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job ID:  34128

Auburn Hills, US, 48326


This role is responsible for technical product development, its functional performance and compliance.  Determine, develop and confirm Mechanical, Electrical and Software Requirements of product. Support/lead generic projects for creation of next generation products (new applications, technologies and product functions). Work with internal and external resources in the development, acquisition, validation and installation of new products.  The System Engineer will be developing and launching new technologies for vehicle access, such us Phone as a key, smart access and others, using technology like; BLE, NFC, etc.

Core Responsibilities:
• Technical lead for Sensor product and test development (understanding of interactions between physics, mechanical, electronics, soft/firmware). 

• Core technologies include: Capacitive sensors, BLE, NFC, CAN, LIN
• Responsible for the product architecture and design to meet customer and manufacturing plant requirements
• Responsible for the analysis of customer specification, and creation of compliance matrix and technical proposal in the RFQ phase and beyond
• Responsible for creation of Mechanical, Electrical and Software ‘Requirements Engineering’
• Responsible for the development of test specification(s) and support of test equipment development in manufacturing plant(s)
• Coordinating with colleagues from manufacturing plant(s)
• Develop & support DV & PV lab test stands.

Additional Responsibilities:
• Technical support for failure analysis of warranty parts and plant rejects
• Technical support for Series Production Product Change Management
• Keep abreast of new manufacturing and testing technologies

Core Capabilities:
• Good verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to regularly demonstrate a logical and linear thought process to solve complex problems
• Knowledge and effective use of MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint
• Required Language is English. Other language is a plus.


Required Qualifications:
• BSc in Physics, Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering
• 2+ years of automotive systems engineering experience
• Knowledge of automotive OEM product development & launch systems
• Ability to design & understand electrical/electronic schematics and mechanical blueprints
• Open to local, domestic, and some international travel

Preferred Qualifications:
• Masters degree in an engineering discipline
• 3+ years of engineering experience within systems & product development
• Experience with mechanical design tools
• Ability to flourish in a multi­tasking, team oriented environment


Working Time: Full time 


Your Contact Partner: Daniel Cable 

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of cutting-edge drive systems for sustainable mobility. With intelligent system solutions and components for electric, hybrid, and internal combustion drive systems, Vitesco Technologies is making mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product portfolio includes electric drives, electronic controls, sensors and actuators, and exhaust gas treatment solutions. In 2022, Vitesco Technologies generated sales of around €9.07 billion and employs a workforce of around 38,000 employees at 50 locations. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit