Associate Electric Drive Systems Engineer


Waterloo, IA

Industry: Manufacturing


Less than 5 years

Posted 236 days ago

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Job Description

 We have partnered with a large manufacturing company in the Waterloo, IA area to provide them with an Associate Electric Drive Systems Engineer. 

Job Description:


  • Work with other engineers to define and develop the engineering specifications of electric drive systems for EPDP product programs.
  • Architect the overall software design to meet the vehicle performance requirements. 
  • Integrate electric machine control systems, low level hardware interfaces, and high level application modules.
  • Support the lead (senior) software engineer in the group while providing technical guidance to other engineers in software development processes.
  • Commission new systems and troubleshoot vehicle system problems, making recommendations and giving technical guidance to product platforms.
  • Ensure that EDSG software development processes are followed, implements improvements such as the increasingly sophisticated use of model-based system engineering, and creates software quality and verification plans. 
  • Manage work flow, supporting document creation, and participating in activities such as FMEAs, design reviews, change management, product validation, product verification, and diagnostic development.
  • Interact heavily with Tech Center located in India and JDES personnel.
  • Work with different product platforms across several divisions.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously.


  • Bachelor?s Degree in engineering in circuit theory, electromagnetics, control systems, electronics
  • Advanced technical degrees in electric drive fields is desired, but not required.
  • 2 or more years of Product Engineering experience is required.
  • 1 or more years of Product Design experience
  • Embedded software development experience with vehicle systems is required.
  • Experience with model-based system design       
  • Proficient user of MATLAB/Simulink for model-based design
  • Experience working with suppliers in the application and design of electrical system components
  • Experience generating product/system requirements documents creating technical reports and creating presentations
  • Work experience developing models and software for electric drive systems is preferred.
  • Lab experience with electric drive systems is a strong plus.
  • Experience working with teams having diverse skills and from different cultural backgrounds is essential. 
  • Experience with program management (moderate scope)
  • Knowledge of vehicle systems interfacing with electric drives (i.e. diesel engines, gearboxes, vehicle controllers, hydraulic lubrication, and water-glycol cooling).
  • Experience with vehicle platform engineering is preferred.
  • Up to 25% Domestic/International travel is required.
  • H1b visa sponsorship will be offered with this position.

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$80K - $90K