Applications Engineer General

Dearborn, MI, USA
Full Time

We’re looking for an Applications Engineer General to help us develop and grow Optimal-EV.

Position Description:

Lead Electrical Driver Information and Application work on multiple Programs. Lead component interface and program communications on multiple vehicle lines Lead systems interaction and engage suppliers. Ensure Programs' deliverables are met on time and with the highest quality. This includes: AVBOM, Packaging/Digital Buck, DPA Checks, WERS, eFDVS, Subsystem/Supplier work plans, DVP&R, Engineering Signoff, etc. Develop work plans and lead resolution of Driver Information validation related issues. Lead Design Validation and Production Validation for cluster. Support prototype vehicle builds and production vehicle launches. Lead current production/assembly plant issues associated with Cluster Occasional travel to Assembly plants to support vehicle launch and production issues. Lead quality and warranty analysis, VFG support as needed Track and manage program deliverables and signoffs. Manage test vehicles and vehicle test requests from feature owners. Create and maintain detailed test plan for Cluster Coordinate Software updates for fleet vehicles for all interfacing modules.

Skills Required:

Applications and Systems Engineering Program Management

Skills Preferred:


Experience Required:

3 years Automotive Applications related job experience

Education Required:

Engineering Bachelors Degree

About Us

Optimal-EV is the market leader in the design, validation and manufacturing of zero-emission electric low-floor shuttle buses. Their suite of low-floor vehicle configurations and equipment options are quiet and ecologically efficient, making them ideal for the seamless migration of your current fleet to being zero-emission. Optimal’s journey into vehicle electrification began in 2015, with the integrated 33 years of automotive design/development and superior CAE (computer aided engineering) optimization skills, and is now augmented by a seasoned bus manufacturing operations team. Leveraging multi-industry insight and innovative approach to engineering and vehicle manufacturing, they identify and integrate the best industry solutions for the customers. Optimal proudly designs, engineers and manufactures vehicles in America, with our engineering and research center in Plymouth, Michigan and manufacturing center in Elkhart, Indiana.