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Chief Engineer

  • Salary: US$180000 - US$181000 per annum + Additional benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Tier 1, Tier 2, OEM
  • Function: Software Engineer
  • Contact: Rachael Phillips
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: Meritor
  • Expiry Date: 18 September 2021
  • Job Ref: 28579/001_1629371118

Chief Engineer

Escondido, California

Department: Advance Technology

Salary: USD$180 000 (neg)

A leading Tier 1 supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking, aftermarket and electric powertrain solutions for commercial vehicles and industrial markets.


Working within the Vehicle Engineering area, with the primary focus to lead a team of 10-30 supervisors/managers, engineers and designers to design, develop, test applicate and production release of electric powertrain.

- Conduct requirement analysis

- Maintain requirements trace ability to DFMEA and DVP

- Lead team in developing FuSa work products of HARA, FSC, FSR, TSR, HSR and SSR

- Develop EE architecture to include CAN, HV, HVIL, layout

- Develop ICD for external suppliers and customers to interact with complex Mechatronincs

- Design Electrical Schematics and electric circuit diagrams

- SW requirements implementation and Test Reports (MIL, HIL, Static and Vehicle)

- Actively work and file IP disclosures and patents


Bachelors of Engineering in Mechatronic/Electrical with minimum 10 years of practical experience

Which Includes

- Experience with heavy duty commercial vehicles or off road vehicles

- Recognized technical expert with electric powertrain integration

- 3+ years experience in the field of Model-Based Controls Development using AUTOSAR

- 2+ years experience developing Software according to ASPICE and ISO 26262

- Strong knowledge in commissioning and calibration of vehicle systems, including control algorithms

- Background in electrical design and schematic layout

- Trouble shooting experience with tools such as oscilloscopes, multi meters, Vector CANalyzer and general problem solving skills


- Strong understanding of vehicle sensors and associated I/O interface experience

Our client is willing to hire the right candidate immediately! If you/know someone who is qualified with the appropriate experience, please do act in haste and get in contact!

We have a USD$1000 referral program, for a successful candidate who is not already registered on our database.