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Vehicle Systems Engineer (Automotive Industry Experience) - Irving, TX
Ref No.: 18-00259
Location: Irving, Texas
Job Title : Vehicle Systems Engineer (Automotive Industry Experience)
Location : Irving, TX
Position Type : Contract
Rate : Doe

No Visa sponsorship available for this Job - no third party C2C agencies.

Required Skills:
  • 3 years OEM (automotive industry) work experience.
  • Understanding the details in over the air communication and the protocols involved.
  • Strongly prefer understanding of LTE technology.
  • Experience communicating and negotiating with OEM.
  • Strong documentation skills.
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
  • Understanding of wireless networks / technology, vehicle sub-systems and security principles.
  • Experience with architecture design strategy.
  • Very good oral and written communication abilities needed to interface directly with OEM and Tier 1 in technical discussions.
  • Ability to Travel to OEM and partner locations as needed.
  • Basic knowledge of telematics platform with an aptitude of learning enterprise components.
  • Aptitude to acquire knowledge about applicable technologies.
  • Possessing leadership capabilities when driving technical discussions internally as well as externally.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Ability to project a professional image over the phone and in person.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Strong spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast paced environment.
  • Security related experience is a plus.

  • Creating System Requirements Specifications (SRS) for OEM specific programs.
  • Creating / interpreting OTA protocol specifications for vehicle interfaces with Automotive OEMs and/or Tier 1 suppliers for vehicle services.
  • Principal Vehicle system contact with OEM and relevant Tier 1 partners.
  • Working cohesively with Company Architecture and Engineering teams to ensure technical solutions are compatible with Company internal architecture.
  • Actively participating in assigned Agile team(s).
  • Supporting effective management of costs related to Department budget.
  • Performing tasks with moderate supervision.
  • Producing artifacts for the assigned program(s) with accuracy and quality driven focus.
  • Working as an important technical contributor with the OEM and internal team.
  • Traveling to OEM and partner locations as necessary.
  • Understanding hardware and software interface, security and wireless network.
  • Communicating directly with OEM's engineering team.