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Position:  Hardware Engineer (m/f/d)
Location:  Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany
Job Id:  526
# of Openings:  0

Position Overview
Responsible for the design and development of electronic battery management control systems. Candidate should have a strong knowledge of automotive electronics and electrical systems.
Primary responsibilities
  • Design automotive battery management electronic hardware to meet specified requirements.
  • Perform engineering analysis, including DFMEA, Worst Case Circuit Analysis, Thermal Analysis and Stress Analysis.
  • Release designs to production.
  • Support validation during DV/PV testing.
  • Resolve technical/validation issues by following 8D process.
  • Specify end-of-line test and DV/PV tester requirements.
  • Plan and implement engineering development test programs.
Specific Skills/Abilities
  • Working experience in review and analysis of system requirements, executing and evaluating designs, performing circuit analysis, overseeing PCB layout, supporting DV/PV testing.
  • Technical understanding and familiarity with environmental, mechanical, and electrical verification testing methodologies in an automotive environment and to automotive standards
  • Experience desired in a number of areas:
    • automotive electronics hardware design
    • schematic capture
    • EMC design and correction techniques
    • circuit simulation and analysis using SPICE, SABER or similar tools.
    • microprocessor based systems.
    • analyze new or other component technologies that meet or improve design specifications.
    • CAN/LIN communication.
  • Experienced in troubleshooting and root cause analysis of test or product related issues
  • Analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Good written and oral communication skills. Ability to present technical data to customer.
  • Languages (business fluent or native): English, German
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Master’s Degree preferred
  • 5+ years’ experience in the field of automotive electronics engineering.
  • High voltage/high power electronics design experience is desirable.

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