Calibration Specialist

General Motor
October 08, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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Onsite - Position requires an employee to be onsite on a fulltime basis at our Chesterfield, Michigan location.

We're seeking a motivated candidate for a calibration engineering position in GM's OEM Engineering group. A typical week includes providing test schedules and software/calibrations to the test facility. It also includes the review of data/test results and the support of testing issues with different groups as they arise.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Communicate optimized controls calibrations to meet performance and timing targets

  • Support Lead Calibration Engineer/Diagnostic Strategist to assure algorithms meet VTS/SSTS requirements

  • Conduct calibration reviews to ensure high quality

  • Organize, plan, and coordinate calibration activities with Lead Calibrator and PDT to maximize resource efficiency

  • Support identification of requirements for resources to develop calibrations

  • Aid in Diagnoses and correct vehicle, system, and controls deficiencies

  • Support resolution of vehicle, plant, durability/dyno, or customer issues

  • Participate in program calibration team meetings/activities

  • Participate in development trips and related test activities

  • Adhere to all Safety Precautions and Requirements, and treat safety as the top priority during all work activities

  • Responsible for integration of hardware, algorithms and release of calibrations to meet requirements

  • Additional Description


  • BSE, BS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Chemical Engineering, or Aeronautical Engineering is ( Required)

  • 3+ years of calibration or embedded controls experience required

  • 4 - 6 years of overall engineering experience is required

  • Ability to travel as required for offsite testing

  • Strong understanding of engine/transmission function, engine controls and engine related vehicle performance interactions

  • Demonstrated expertise in Engine Controls

  • Demonstrated teamwork and consensus building skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency in oral and written communications

  • High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult

  • High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others

  • Knowledge of computer software as it pertains to engineering

  • Quick learner, able to handle planned and unplanned work, and able to handle multiple projects

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced engineering or master's degree

  • Vehicle and Transmission Development Experience

  • Controls, instrumentation/tools experience

  • Test Engineer or algorithm development experience

  • Diesel engine calibration experience

  • Transmission calibration experience

  • Demonstrated experience in engine dyno development or validation preferred


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