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Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Electrical Engineer Job

Date: Sep 27, 2021

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

 

 

Kenworth Division of PACCAR is looking for a passionate and highly motivated Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Electrical Engineer to join our engineering team in Kirkland, WA.

 

 

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!

 

Kenworth Truck Company: 

Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. With an excellent heritage of quality, innovation and technology, Kenworth has played an essential role in the development of trucks that are more fuel efficient, productive and economical to operate. Today, Kenworth is pushing the technology envelope with the introduction of battery electric vehicles, and exploration of fuel cell electric vehicles, and autonomous driving systems. Kenworth’s Internet home page is at www.kenworth.com. Kenworth is a PACCAR company.

 

 

 

Requisition Summary

As an ADAS Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting design of electrical and electronic components of ADAS technology.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and release of electrical and electronic ADAS related components and systems for heavy and medium duty commercial vehicles.
  • Integrate ADAS related electrical/electronic features/requirements into Kenworth/PACCAR vehicles. 
  • Manage engineering and project management processes to maintain schedule, budget, and functionality.
  • Complete engineering change notice documentation to manage old and new parts and use proprietary software to issue part bid requests.
  • Plan and track validation testing of components.
  • Support product launch at vehicle assembly plants. 
  • Ensure industry leading quality and reliability is met/maintained/exceeded on all components. 
  • Provide interface documentation to wiring design, system architect(s), and mechanical design group.
  • Contribute to development of procedures and practices that ensure quality and reliable electric/electronic systems. 
  • As part of a new product development team, perform the design and development of assigned elements of: wiring harnesses, routings and guides system level schematics or other embedded electronic control modules

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS

 

 

  • BSEE or equivalent engineering degree required.
  • Desired: 3+ years design & release of automotive or commercial vehicle electrical systems or industry-related background. 
  • Experience in design and application of automotive wiring harnesses, automotive electronic control modules, switches, driver input devices, and HMI elements.
  • Experience in wiring design using Mentor Graphics. Knowledge of DC power distribution, management, protection, fusing, and routing systems, practices and tools desired.
  • Proficiency using Requirements Management tools, Systems Engineering tools, Pro/E or other 3D CAD software also desired. 
  • Engineering knowledge of heavy duty commercial truck safety systems, regulations, especially in the areas of: operating, service, and performance environments.
  • Experience creating engineering documentation including preparation of component and harness drawings, diagrams, and routings, responding to Requests for Engineering Information, writing Engineering Change Notices, test coordination, support for production, and customer service.
  • Solid understanding of Design for Six Sigma and Six Sigma techniques.
  • Willing to learn and use new engineering processes and techniques and be resourceful in solving complex technical problems.
  • Experience in product development and new product implementation.
  • Able to work in a team environment.
  • Facility with personal computer software including project management tools, word processing, spreadsheets, and databases.
  • Willingness to grow personally and professionally and results orientation.

 

 

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.


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