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Embedded Software Development Intern-Summer 2022 Job

Date: Nov 15, 2021

Location: Denton, TX, US, 76205-7864

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks.  PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates.  PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

Peterbilt Motors Company
On highways, construction sites, city streets, logging roads - everywhere our customers earn their living - Peterbilt's red oval is a familiar symbol of performance, reliability and pride.  Peterbilt has reigned as America's premium quality truck manufacturer since the company's founding in 1939. Our dedication to deliver products and services focused on improving customers' performance, image, profitability, and peace of mind truly makes Peterbilt the Class of the Industry.
 

Requisition Summary

Peterbilt Motors Company, a PACCAR Company, has an opening for an Embedded Software Development Intern to add to our Product Engineering Team in Denton, Texas. 

PACCAR Embedded Engineering is a rapidly expanding organization that is transforming the way control systems and software are developed for commercial vehicle applications. This includes developing the latest vehicle controls, display technology, and autonomous truck solutions that exceed customer expectations. You will collaborate with an international, cross-functional team focused on driving superior technical solutions that maximize customer uptime and operatingefficiency. Successful applicants will demonstrate individual creativity in addressing challenges and opportunities while working within a supportive team to develop industry-leading solutions for the medium- and heavy-duty truck industry."

Job Functions / Responsibilities

This position will be working on various projects and reports to include but not limited to:

  • Develop Software Requirements Specifications.
  • Develop embedded software using C++ and MS Visual Studio per design of the software for next generation electronic control units.
  • Manage the source control and controlled release of software models.
  • Develop embedded software models using MATLAB/Simulink/State flow per design of the software for next generation electronic control units.
  • Develop and Execute Software Unit Tests.
  • Develop and Run Vehicle Network Simulations using Vector CAN tools.
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve Software Defects.
  • Contribute to development of procedures and practices that ensure continuous improvement of high quality, reliable software systems.

Qualifications & Skills

The candidate we seek will be currently enrolled in an Engineering, Business, or related program.  

The skills that are important to be successful in this position are as follows:

  • Current Graduate or Undergraduate Junior or Senior enrolled in an Engineering or Computer Science Degree.
  • Knowledge using MATLAB/Simulink, logiCAD, Rational Rhapsody, Subversion (SVN), GIT and Requirements Management tools is preferred.
  • Proficiency with GIT/Java /C++/ embedded Linux / Python / is required. Kanzi UX/UI experience is desirable.  Experience with data structures, POSIX, Unity, Open GL a plus.
  • Proficiency using MATLAB/Simulink, logi.CAD, Rational Rhapsody, Subversion (SVN), and Requirements Management tools is desired.
  • Engineering knowledge of heavy-duty commercial truck systems and regulations preferred.

 

Qualifications & Skills Continued

  • Experience creating documentation related to software requirements specifications.
  • Willing to learn and use new engineering processes and techniques and be resourceful in solving complex technical problems.
  • Able to work in a team environment.
  • Familiarity with personal computer software including project management tools, word processing, flowchart/modeling, presentation, spreadsheets, and databases.
  • Willingness to grow personally and professionally in a results-orientated environment.

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. Peterbilt promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, and affinity support groups – The Diversity Council, Peterbilt Women’s Initiative (PBWin), Veterans Group, Peterbilt Black Organization for Leadership and Development (B.O.L.D) and ADVOCATE (An LGBTQ support group).


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