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Fiat Chrysler Automobile Gasoline Calibration Engineer in Chelsea, Michigan

Gasoline Calibration Engineer

Job ID:1037293

Career Area:Engineering & Design

Job Category:Product Design & Engineering-Powertrain



Date Posted:June 18, 2019

Brand:FCA Group

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Job Overview


The Gasoline Engine Calibration Engineer is responsible for developing, testing, and validating vehicle-based calibrations that achieve world-class fuel economy and drivability meeting current and future emission standards. The Engineer will plan, generate, and verify feature calibrations in hot climate, cold climate, and high altitude in accordance with powertrain system functional objectives along with generating reports to communicate the status of the program to the larger team. The candidate will manipulate and utilize large and complex sets of engine mapping data to analyze and solve complex system problems as they relate to engine performance, fuel consumption, emissions, OBD, and base engine calibration development. The candidate will work cross functionally with engine development, powertrain controls and vehicle teams to identify and implement calibration solutions that achieve program drivability and emissions requirements. The candidate should expect to travel 4-6 weeks throughout the year for system validation/verification.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent Engineering degree from an accredited university

  • Powertrain experience working with gasoline or diesel engines

  • Fundamental knowledge of internal combustion engines and powertrain calibration

  • Working knowledge of calibration tools (INCA /ATI), emissions regulations, and powertrain technologies

  • Outstanding problem solving and analytical skills

  • Demonstrated ability to accomplish tasks under minimal supervision

  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present to individuals at all levels within the organization

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering from an accredited university

  • 3 or more years of experience in engine development, powertrain systems development /engine calibration /control systems development / diagnostics within the automotive industry

  • Calibration process knowledge using design of experiments and advanced optimization techniques

  • Proficient in advanced simulation tools (HIL, Virtual Test Bench, etc.)

  • Proficient in Matlab / Simulink

Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.

As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.