Sr. Product Engineer- Electric Vehicles - Charlotte, NC

Company Overview

The Marmon HDT Research and Development Group works with the various business units of the Marmon Heavy Duty Transportation Group serving the heavy-duty commercial vehicle market.  R&D engineers take a hands-on approach to existing and new product development from identifying the voice of the customer and ideation through design implementation and validation. Current emphasis is on developing emerging vehicle technologies including electrification and autonomous vehicles.


Position Summary

Ideal candidates thrive in an environment where they share responsibility in multiple projects and the nature of assigned tasks varies frequently.

· Propose and conduct research and development projects involving mechanical and electronic systems.

· Perform electrical/mechanical systems integration.

· Working knowledge of CANBUS.

· Working knowledge of vehicle system troubleshooting and diagnostics.

· Assist in creating design and testing requirements for new projects.

· Establish technical and practical feasibility by using solid engineering practices, including testing, research, and modeling.

· Work independently and alongside other members of the R&D department and external partners to develop proof-of-concept prototypes and minimally viable prototypes.

· Assist in performing in-lab and in-field testing.

· Create thorough and accurate documentation of new tools, processes, progress, and test results.

· Problem-solve when unexpected results arise.

· Propose new designs and/or modifications based off testing experience and data from relevant performance tests.

· Identify gaps in technical knowledge and seek input from others on projects assigned or seek appropriate training.

· Maintain a clean and safe working environment and adhere to all safety procedures.

· Perform other design engineering work as needed in the department.


Required Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical or relevant Engineering curriculum.

· Advanced degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or relevant Engineering curriculum preferred.

· Experience with CAD software

· Strong verbal and written communication skills

· Strong troubleshooting skills

· Experience with code development.

· Self-motivated and works independently or as an integral part of a team as required.

· Excellent Microsoft office skills (Word, Excel, Electrical PowerPoint)


Work Environment

· Hybrid work schedule supported with home office in Charlotte, NC

· Position will be based at, and work with, Fontaine Modification Company.


Experience

· 5+ years professional experience preferred


To Apply

Please respond with cover letter and resume. Your cover letter should describe your background and whatever experience you may have. It should also include three clearly defined reasons why you should be considered for this position.

Apply At: https://www.fontainemodification.com/careers


We are an equal opportunity employer, and all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to their membership in any protected class.

Fleet Preparation

Auto Transport

Auto Transport

In-Cab Electronics

In-Cab Electronics

Fleet Preparation

Chassis Equipment

Chassis Equipment

Bulk Hauling

Bulk Hauling

Idle Reduction

Electric & Alternative Fuels

Cab Equipment

Idle Reduction

Electric & Alternative Fuels

Cab Equipment

ON HIGHWAY

Special Body Installations

Steering Conversions

Drivetrain

Cab Modifications

Chassis Modifications

Electric & Alternative Fuels

Steering Conversions

Cab Modifications

Chassis Modifications

Body Installations

Electric & Alternative Fuels

Drivetrain

Work Trucks

Work Trucks

WORK TRUCKS