ZF Software Integration Engineer III in Lafayette, Indiana
Software Integration Engineer III
Lafayette, IN, US, 47904-1863
Req ID 13928 | CSS Lafayette Staff, United States
We are looking for a new colleague in our Truck & Van Driveline Technology Engineering Team at our location in Lafayette, Indiana
The Software Integration Engineer is the primary technical liaison for all software functional changes with regards to ZF transmission technology and is responsible for leading the coordination and execution of all software releases in the region according to internal and external requirements.
Responsible for the entire software product cycle in the region: new customer functional development initiatives, software development, calibration activities, prototype support, validation, engineering release, truck assembly plant support, and field troubleshooting.
Represents ZF throughout software product development programs at the customer and provides guidance/expertise for all technical and business-related issues.
Primary technical liaison to customers for software functional changes and software change management processes. Provides clarification and technical explanation of ZF product specifications, calibration solutions and component functions.
Leads software program deliveries by tracking action items, calibration program timing, and software/calibration releases (including, but not limited to, the creation and execution of system-level development and validation test plans, development of functional test procedures and scripting, and performance of verification testing).
Review local market and research new technologies that may improve Powertrain control principles and develop recommendations accordingly. Innovate and develop patentable designs – support IP activities.
B.S. in Engineering (Mechanical/Electrical, Computer/Software, or related field) and 5+ years of engineering experience in a product development and/or manufacturing environment (includes co-op and/or internship experience). (Master’s Degree preferred).Experience in developing real-time embedded software control systems of vehicles. In-depth understanding of electromechanical systems design, troubleshooting, and repair. In-depth understanding of data acquisition, analysis and statistical methods.
Strong knowledge of technical aspects of software applications engineering and product design/development (specifically within a powertrain and/or automotive context). Experience with automotive communication links (SAE J1939;VCAN, etc), ABS controls, engine controls, and transmission controls. Proficient with data acquisition & development tools (e.g. ETAS INCA, CANalyzer, CANape, etc.)
Experience and ability to interface with customers, cross-functional teams, and all levels of personnel/management. Able to manage multiple technical projects simultaneously.
Solid knowledge of Class 3-8 North American OEMs, their products, and the technical requirements specific to North America and familiarity with transmission components and the technical characteristics of Powertrains (Engine to tires) preferred.
Ability to travel both domestic and internationally, up to 25% of the time.
Be part of our ZF team as Software Integration Engineer III and apply now!
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