Diagnostic Designer Engineer in Allen Park, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

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Job ID: 55646

Diagnostic Design Engineer - 55646

Job Description:

The Module Configuration and Programming (MCP) Diagnostic Designer Engineer is primarily responsible to design and develop, validate, and implement, programming applications and delivers software files and configuration data to the dealer/aftermarket network to support vehicle OK to Buy dates. The MCP Diagnostic Design Engineer will be using the OTX /Grade X authoring software and XML scripting tools to develop the programming applications.

  • Responsibilities include:
    • Design, Develop, Test, Release, all features of MCP that relate to software compatibility (for example, operating system, vehicle protocol / communication drivers, databases, libraries) on the two diagnostic service tools using OTX/Grade X programming, XML scripting tools and software programming tools.
    • Interface with Product Engineering regarding new control system technologies requiring new diagnostics service procedures and support.
    • Manage and understand data, process data requests and data concerns, maintain templates.
    •  Interface with Software/Hardware Designer/Supplier to assure design intent is met.
    • Design and implement new tools for dealership diagnostic support.
    • Maintain existing tools and investigate new ideas for improved diagnostics.
    • Provide timely resolution of concerns discovered during diagnostic validation or end user diagnostic tool use.
    • Track new product launches and ensure all supporting data and tool requirements are in place for Ok to Buy.

Skills Required:

  • High level of demonstrated interpersonal skills, combined with excellent verbal & written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills required; OTX Editor(will be trained).
  • Microsoft Office – Outlook, Word, Excel , Powerpoint, Sharepoint.
  • Ability to positively influence change when needed.
  • Proven ability to handle complexity, multi-tasking & meet deadlines 100% of the time.
  • Strong organizational, documentation, & problem-solving skills.

Skills Preferred:

  • Knowledge of Diagnostic Service Products module programing, XML authoring tools, or OTX/Grade X authoring tools.
  • Software programming familiarity with C++ or C#, JAVA, Grade X and/or HTML is a plus.

Experience Required:

  • Familiarity with dealership service environment and diagnostic procedures.

Education Required:

  • 2 - 4 Year Degree Or equivalent on the job experience.

Education Preferred:

  • Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Automotive Engineering is preferred.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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