• Full Time
  • Windsor

Altair Engineering

Transforming the Future with Convergence of Simulation and Data Powertrain Controls Engineer – Intermediate – PSP Job Summary: Our client in Windsor, ON is looking for a Powertrain Controls Engineer – Intermediate – PSP. This is a contract position. What You Will Do: Battery Software Engineer The Battery Software Engineer – Controls works within a team to develop platform application software for the family of next-generation xEV powertrains. The ideal candidate, who must be a strong team player and willing to work in a fast-paced environment, will be directly involved in developing controls strategies and embedded software products for automotive battery management systems using model-based tools. The Battery Software Engineer – Controls develops and delivers software in compliance with project timing and budget. This will include working with other team members to develop SW model-based requirements leading to development, execution, and quality testing of software throughout the life cycle. Responsibilities: Design, develop, calibrate, and test application embedded code in battery management system applications. Develop and implement model based HV battery controls and core battery algorithms using Matlab/Simulink/StateFlow. Validate model-based designs (MIL & SIL). Ability to analyze auto generated code from Embedded Coder. Support HIL (hardware-in-loop) testing and analyze data to identify implementation issues. Define software test cases and establish traceability to software requirements. Support software development processes and create technical design description documents. Other areas of expertise that will support work products include general knowledge of Hybrid Battery & Hybrid Vehicle operation, RTOS (real-time Operating Systems), ECU (Electronic Control Unit) configuration, OBDII (On board Diagnostic), Embedded-coder auto-code generation and Matlab/Python scripting. Basics: B. S. in Computer Science or Electrical/Electronic Engineering with a minimum of 2 years of relevant SW application/development experience. Experience and working knowledge of software & model-based design with track record of robust implementations. Experience and working knowledge of tools for model-based design, auto code generation, manual/automated test case development, and configuration/data/change management. Embedded C programming experience. Proficient in Matlab/Simulink. Experience with data acquisition and analysis tools such as ETAS-INCA. Working understanding of CAN data networking. Proficient with Vector tools (Canalyzer, CANape, CANoe). Ability to be effective in a Fast-paced development environment and react to changes. Willing to work extended hours occasionally as required to meet project deadlines. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent problem solving and organizational skills. MUST be able to travel to the US for occasional meetings up to once per month. Preferred: Master of Science in Electrical/Electronics/SW Engineering or Computer Science or related discipline at a nationally accredited institution. Prior experience with BMS software development and control algorithms. At least TWO (2) years’ prior experience with electrified powertrains and battery management. Experience with AUTOSAR. Tier 1 supplier experience. Experience with Agile Software Development Process. How You Will Be Successful: Envision the Future Communicate Honestly and Broadly Seek Technology and Business “First” Embrace Diversity and Take Risks What We Offer: Competitive Salary Comprehensive Benefit Package 401(k) with matching contributions Paid Time Off Employee Discounts Free training on all Altair products Why Work with Us: Altair is a global technology company providing software and cloud solutions in the areas of data analytics, product development, and high-performance computing (HPC). Altair enables organizations in nearly every industry to compete more effectively in a connected world, while creating a more sustainable future. With more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, and creative thinkers in 25 countries, we help solve our customer’s toughest challenges and deliver unparalleled service, helping the innovators innovate, drive better decisions, and turn today’s problems into tomorrow’s opportunities. Our vision is to transform customer decision making with data analytics, simulation, and high-performance computing. For more than 30 years, we have been helping our customers integrate electronics and controls with mechanical design to expand product value, develop AI, simulation and data-driven digital twins to drive better decisions, and deliver advanced HPC and cloud solutions to support unlimited idea exploration. To learn more, please visit altair.com Ready to go? #ONLYFORWARD At our core we are explorers; adventures; pioneers. We are the brains behind some of the world’s most revolutionary innovations and are not only comfortable in new and unchartered waters, we dive headfirst. We are the original trailblazers that make the impossible possible, discovering new solutions to our customer’s toughest challenges. Altair is an equal opportunity employer. Our backgrounds are diverse, and every member of our global team is critical to our success. Altair’s history demonstrations a belief that empowering each individual authentic voice reinforces a culture that thrives because of the uniqueness among our team. Show more Report

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