Systems Engineer - Energy Load Management
General Motors

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Job Description

Our team is looking for an upbeat and creative Systems Engineer(SE) to join our Energy Load Management team! This individual will apply system engineering methods during the creation, development and verification/validation of the Energy Load Management System. This Systems Engineer will ensure that the energy power generation systems on General Motors vehicles are appropriately sized and can meet the vehicle energy power consumption needs. This effort includes working towards more efficient usage of electrical power in the future, leveraging/developing appropriate algorithms and strategies to appropriately balance the vehicle's energy consumption.

System Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Lead the program-specific Energy Management workgroup meeting(s) to track and verify Energy Management strategies.
  • Set availability targets, allocate to the subsystems and components, determine feature sensitivity to variation and failure modes, and determine mitigation plans to improve performance to targets.
  • Collaborate in the development and release of System Technical Specification for the Energy Load Management System.
  • Ensure system requirements meet Safety requirements.
  • Work with the vehicle platform team to assure that correct system characteristics and capabilities are defined for the intended purpose of the vehicle.
  • Create System DFMEA and participate in Fault Tree Analysis.

Additional Job Description
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering or a related engineering degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of post-graduation engineering experience
  • Experience with electrical systems
  • Ability to analyze technically complex problems and translate them into executable solutions
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and in a team environment under minimal direction
  • Possess a valid driver's license with the ability to operate test vehicles

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 5 years of post-graduation engineering experience
  • Experience in vehicle electrical system development/integration (High Voltage & Low Voltage)
  • In-depth knowledge of Systems Engineering methods and tools
  • Understanding of vehicle control systems and serial data communications
  • Understanding of system reliability, safety, monitoring, and diagnostic technologies and processes
  • Understanding of embedded software development, testing and associated tools

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day - individually and collectively - to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values;
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities.GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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