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Vehicle Calibration & System Integration Manager Job

Date: Aug 4, 2022

Location: Mount Vernon, WA, US, 98273-9671

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

We are looking for an Engineering Manager within the Vehicle Software Integration organization. Specific focus will be leading the calibration, configuration, and vehicle verification testing of embedded software packages regarding vehicle functions.   Candidates must be comfortable managing conflicting priorities in a fast-paced technical environment.  Candidates must have a strong knowledge of vehicle function development processes and be capable of driving continuous improvement.  The selected individual will work in a global, cross-divisional, and innovative team to develop and calibrate “Best in Class” vehicle functions for North America. 

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 premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
The PACCAR Technical Center provides engineering excellence to the truck, engine, and winch divisions of PACCAR Inc through innovative product development and testing. The Technical Center is located in the Skagit Valley about 65 miles north of Seattle, Washington.  

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!

 

Division Information

The PACCAR Technical Center provides engineering excellence to the truck, engine, and winch divisions of PACCAR Inc through innovative product development and testing. The Technical Center is located in the Skagit Valley about 65 miles north of Seattle, Washington. 

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Manage vehicle function calibration and system integration activities regarding embedded software packages for HD and MD diesel platforms, Battery Electric platforms, and Advance Driver Assistant System features 
  • Lead and coordinate base calibration updates to ensure vehicle performance, and that they are received on time with high quality for delivery to Embedded Engineering
  • Lead and coordinate parameter update requests to enable customer programmable and model specific vehicle features, and they are achieved on time with high quality
  • Successfully develop, and execute plans for major new product programs including timing, quality, and budget
  • Identifies and leads continuous improvement initiatives for higher efficiency, effectiveness, and quality
  • Summarize technical issues and communicate project status effectively to all levels of management
  • Stays current on industry trends and system development processes
  • Maintains positive working relationships with other groups and PACCAR divisions

Qualifications

  • 7+ years applicable experience in vehicle systems development and calibration
  • Experience leading technical teams, including managing execution and creating a positive working environment
  • Experience managing heavy-duty truck related technical projects of significant scope
  • Experience coordinating technical work within and between organizations
  • Knowledge of commercial vehicle technologies and customer usage patterns
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-directed and have demonstrated high levels of resourcefulness, initiative, and innovation
  • Commercial driver’s license desired
  • Ability to travel up to 10%

Education


BS in appropriate technical field required, MS in technical field desired 

Additional Job Board Information

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


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