Systems Engineer in Dearborn, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

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Job Description

Job ID: 55938

Systems Engineer - 55938

Position Description:

  • Seeking a highly skilled and experienced professional to lead system engineering development & integration efforts for the Phone as a Key feature.
  • Some position duties include: 
    • Translate 1 pager feature definition into a customer user experience.
    • Develop / Maintain Specifications and Release in VSEM (PSD, SPSS).
    • Review and approve component high-level design documents. 
    • Champion Technical Design Reviews, siolict feedback from all stakeholders, ensure buy-in including Privacy/Legal, Security, Safety (if Required) in addition to functional and other feature owners. 
    • Maintain open requirements issue list, review, track and track issue change requests when necessary and champion process.
    • Create and Maintain Feature / Enabler FMEA and quality documentation and ensure DVP captures test cases from both requirements and FMEA documentation.

Skills Required:

  • Written requirements and specifications for feature or product 
  • Ability to translate feature requirements into test/verification methods 
  • Experience working with Bluetooth protocols, standards, BLE, other transports 
  • Familiarity with vehicle component-level system integration, vehicle CAN, Ethernet networks. 
  • Familiarity with mobile device software & hardware platforms. 
  • Experience creating Failure Mode Avoidance documentation such as P-Diagrams, Boundary Diagrams, & FMEAs for highly integrated systems. 
  • Experience in application, architecture design; design/delivery of complex integration solutions and some practical programming experience.

Skills Preferred:

  • Strong communication and team player skills; able to work globally across a diverse cultures. 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills for overall architecture, application design. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to communicate with support personnel, application development personnel, vendors and management. 
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, team environment and ability to work under aggressive timelines and sporadic heavy workloads. 
  • Possess sustainability against changing demand from internal & external business requirements. 
  • Be accustomed to operating agile and quickly to meet customer product demand.

Experience Required:

  • Experience working with complex vehicle systems with 2 or more interfacing components. 
  • Experience with tools like CANylzer, Bluetooth Sniffer, CANoe. 
  • Verification experience collecting CAN logs, Bluetooth logs, webserver logs. 
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing logs and determining root cause. 
  • 1-2 years of experience with mobile app development. 
  • 1-2 years of Bluetooth Low Energy integration and development experience.
  • 5 years + experience in product engineering, business analyst , application architecture or software development. 
  • Various experience supporting 2 or more areas: in-vehicle embedded telematics technology, body & security electronic systems, IT backend / cloud based systems.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science.

Education Preferred:

  • Masters degree in engineering (preferred not required).

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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