Marquardt Switches, Inc. is a global leader in the field of electro-mechanical and electronic switches, controls and switching systems for automobiles, trucks, off-road vehicles, power tools, household appliances and industrial applications. Since 1925, Marquardt has been growing, innovating, and enhancing the experience of operating automobiles and appliances all over the globe with over 11,000 employees operating in 20 global locations. Visit our website at us.marquardt.com to learn more.
System Engineer at Marquardt Switches, Inc.:
The System Engineer will function as the Technical Project Lead for the development of our off-road electronic (switches) products and systems. In this role, the System Engineer will be responsible for coordinating project tasks among different engineering functions (software, mechanical, electrical, validation); function as the technical contact for OEM customers, and play a key role on core team meetings with cross-functional departments.
Technical lead for the product and system development including all phases of Marquardt’s development process (internal leadership, internal communication).
Internal interfaces include, but are not limited to: program management, product development, industrial engineering, sales, advanced purchasing, and advanced quality.
Lead customer contact for all development issues and assignments (external communication).
Identify work packages and activities, estimate time, effort and define work products (project management).
Analysis and review of customer requirement specifications to determine feasibility, also in regards of cost and time (requirements management).
Create and make changes to product/system requirements, review product/system requirements specifications with the internal and external customers.
Create or make changes to system architecture.
Support DFMEA activities with the FMEA moderator.
Evaluate product qualification (DV/PV) status and test reports.
Support project risk management and function as the lead on technical risk management on system level.
Support of the project configuration management.
Lead of the project release management.
Review of work products on all levels of the projects.
Support new business acquisition.
Other duties as assigned by manager.
Required Qualifications for this role include:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field; Master’s Degree preferred.
5+ years of related design and development experience, preferably with software engineering or system engineering.
Experience with writing system requirements using (IBM Rational) DOORS.
Experience in Functional Safety (ISO 26262, IED 61508, etc.).
Understanding of vehicle bus systems, including CAN, CAN.J1939, LIN, I2C, and SPI.
Understanding of wireless communications using Bluetooth, RF, LF or UWB is a plus.
Ability to write test procedures and allocate requirements across engineering functions (electrical, software, mechanical).
Strong communication, presentation and moderation skills.
Ability to travel both domestically and internationally as needed required (~10%).
Ability to sit for extended periods.
Ability to stand and walk for extended periods.
Ability to use close vision, color vision, and depth perception for extended periods.
Core Values We Admire:
Integrity – We believe in honest and transparent communication internally and externally.
Flexibility – You prefer a fast-paced and dynamic environment and are agile and comfortable enough to keep up as plans change and evolve.
Partnership – You’re the excellent team player, able to build strong relationships and effectively partner with other team members to achieve results.
Innovation – You want to support Marquardt in pursuing new and game changing technology.
Pursuit of excellence – You strive to be the best.
What We Offer:
Innovative products and diverse customer base.
Competitive compensation and paid vacation annually plus personal time.
Generous benefits (medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, 401k with matching).
Support and resources to continue learning and training.
Tuition reimbursement program.
Amazingly smart and fun teammates, and a management team invested in your development and success.
Supplier discounts on GM, FCA, and Ford.