General Motors In-Vehicle Ethernet Systems Engineer - ENG0032448 in Warren, Michigan


General Motors is positioned to bean industry leader in the growing arena of autonomous vehicles. The technologyinvolved in bringing these vehicles to market is extensive and GM is lookingfor creative and intelligent team members who want to help shape the future.

Ethernet networks are among thefastest growing technologies in the global auto industry. These networks areconnecting the many software components involved in bringing autonomousvehicles to life. GM is looking for the right candidate to become part of afast-moving electrical architecture team which is responsible for leading theEthernet communication strategies in autonomous vehicles.

The Autonomous Ethernet SystemsEngineer is responsible for being an expert in the area of Ethernetcommunication and working with other engineers across all phases ofdevelopment. They will:

·Generate and publish specifications for both internal and externalusers

·Work with content owners to define functional requirements thatwill be deployed in an Ethernet environment

·Support content owners with training and general support

·Support DRE’s with supplier reviews

·Lead and/or support troubleshooting of issues on benches andvehicles

·Participate in reviews to ensure requirements and guidelines arebeing met

· Work with other team members to define Ethernet communicationdetails

·Participate in Ethernet standards development within industryforums such as IEEE and AvNu

·Travel as required

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Required Skills:

  • Bachelors of Electrical, Computer, or Software Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • High level of interpersonal communication skills (written and oral).
  • Able to work independently with high degree of initiative
  • Understanding of Ethernet communication systems
  • Understanding of software/hardware design and their failure modes
  • Understanding of engineering theory and operation principles of mechanical/electrical mechanisms
  • High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult
  • Knowledge of computer software as it pertains to engineering

Preferred Skills :

  • Masters of Electrical, Computer, or Software Engineering
  • 5 years of automotive experience
  • Knowledge and experience with Ethernet communication
  • Experience working within industry standard forums
  • Experience using network design tools for defining Ethernet communication (e.g. Vector PREEvision, Mentor Volcano)
  • Knowledge of AUTOSAR software concepts and implementation
  • In-depth knowledge of requirements engineering process (FMEA, Preliminary Hazard analysis)
  • DFSS training
  • Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems
  • Knowledge and experience with serial data test tools and oscilloscopes
  • Proven history of troubleshooting capability
  • Thorough knowledge of design, development, and test engineering, manufacturing, and assembly operations, engineering processes, and procedures