General Motors Infotainment Validation Engineer - ENG0032694 in Warren, Michigan

Role Summary:

  • Infotainment validation engineer for telematics. 
  • Work with design team and suppliers to develop and execute validation plans and the component, subsystem, and vehicle level.
  • Develop test procedures that comprehend subsystem requirements. 
  • Execute validation plans for the subsystem at bench and vehicle level.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze the vehicle portfolio and associated interfacing subsystem rollout (clusters, infotainment, safety, etc) to develop a high level test matrix that ensures that all vehicle/component combinations are tested.
  • Develop test methods based on functional telematics and interfacing subsystem requirements.
  • Facilitate development of component hardware validation plans to be executed at a supplier.
  • Execute testing to developed test methods that validate system requirements of telematics subsystem.
  • Monitor and report status of testing and validation activities.
  • Document all anomalies using existing documentation tools (PRTS)
  • Root cause system level telematics nonconformities to the appropriate offending module.
  • Update component / subsystem scorecards to properly status telematics validation status.
  • Develop new test techniques to improve test quality/efficiency.
  • Work with engineering functions, suppliers and others to implement cost reduction items or product improvements
  • Attend PDT's and contribute validation status.

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  • BS Electrical Engineering or equivalent training/experience
  • Experience with common electrical test equipment (meters, scopes, etc.)
  • High level of analytical ability to solve problems that are unusual or difficult
  • High level of analytical ability to understand the operation of complex combinational and sequential systems
  • Ability to manage multiple project assignments and switch between tasks as timing and resources dictate.
  • Self motivating to achieve results on time with minimum supervision.
  • Good oral and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and with others.
  • High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others.
  • This position requires the ability to legally operate a motor vehicle on a regular basis

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Experience with automotive electrical systems.
  • Experience with telematics related components and functionality.
  • Experience with embedded microprocessor-based devices and systems.
  • Experience with automotive serial data protocols (CAN, MOST, Ethernet, etc).
  • Experience with automotive serial data tools (Vehicle Spy, Mocha, etc)
  • Experience with environmental, diagnostics, and serial data testing
  • Experience with PC driven test equipment and systems.
  • Experience with hardware and software requirements documentation
  • Basic knowledge of cellular systems and GPS