Electrical Engineer – Automotive Systems

Job Title: Electrical Engineer – Automotive Systems

Employment Type: Full Time

Location: CA

Job Posted Date: April 9, 2019

Job Description

Our Client is a start-up specializing in manufacturing high performance 4-motor electric vehicles. We have an immediate opening for an Electrical Engineer – Automotive Systems at our facility in San Jose. This is a unique opportunity to lead the vehicle electrical integration and system functional validation tasks of a state-of-the art, craft electric vehicle. You must be detail-oriented, a self-starter, a team player and able to operate with minimal guidance.

Duties and responsibilities:
• Vehicle electrical schematic capture
• Low and high voltage harness design, fabrication/procurement and integration
• Vehicle electrical bill of materials management
• Lead vehicle system functional validation efforts
• Support system functional specification and subsystem integration validation efforts
• Circuit schematic capture and PCB layout support as required

• 3+ years of applicable industry or project experience (e.g. Formula SAE Electric)
• BS or MS in Electrical or Systems Engineering
• Understanding of harness and embedded hardware design and failure modes
• Familiarity with CAN and other distributed controls communication networks
• Knowledge of formal verification and validation processes
• Basic PCB design experience is preferred
• Experience with high voltage systems is preferred
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Demonstrates creativity and ability to use independent judgement
Must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident
Job Type: Full-time


• Automotive Electrical Engineering: 3 years (Required)


• Bachelor’s (Required)

Benefits offered:

• Paid time off
• Parental leave
• Health insurance
• Dental insurance
• Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
• Flexible schedules

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