Senior Systems Engineer - Thermal ManagementAuburn Hills, MI158166BRJob DescriptionTHE COMPANYVitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. Our Auburn Hills, MI location is seeking a highly self-motivated and passionate Senior Systems Engineer to join our Technology & Innovation team. The ideal candidate has excellent research & development skills and a passion to win.Are you ready to shape tomorrow with us?THE POSITIONWithin the Technology & Innovation group in Vitesco Technologies, the candidate will focus on thermal system engineering, analysis and simulation to identify optimal thermal system technologies and component requirements for electric, plug-in-hybrid, full hybrid, and mild hybrid vehicles.Daily Activities include but not are limited to:â€¢ Electrified vehicle thermal system simulation, analysis of simulation results, present results internally and to the customerâ€¢ Manage thermal system engineering projects for OEMs or internal customersâ€¢ Internal collaboration on thermal system engineering including simulationâ€¢ Apply project management tools to track and communicate progress, coordinate team activities, identify potential roadblocks and propose countermeasures.â€¢ Vehicle testing and thermal system instrumentationâ€¢ Benchmarking of existing electrified vehiclesâ€¢ Technical scouting, creating innovation projects and developing new product opportunitiesâ€¢ Professional development including attending technical conferences/seminarsâ€¢ Build- up technical competences and communication skills of teamWHY YOU SHOULD APPLYâ€¢ Immediate Benefitsâ€¢ Paid Time Offâ€¢ Tuition & Employee Discountsâ€¢ Annual Bonusâ€¢ Employer 401(k) Matchâ€¢ And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!Job RequirementsJob RequirementsRequired:â€¢ Masters or higher degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechatronics, or relatedâ€¢ 2 plus years of technical engineering experience both individually & in a team settingâ€¢ 2 plus years in thermal component/system analysis, simulation & design for electric vehiclesâ€¢ 2 plus years of project management experienceâ€¢ Multidisciplinary experience and ability to adapt to different domainsâ€¢ Thermal system simulation experience (GT-Suite or Simulink, Amesim, FEA, CFD, etc.)â€¢ Analyze simulation results, test results, and customer feedback for system and product impactsâ€¢ Experience with component / system engineering requirementsâ€¢ Experience with customer communications & technical presentationsâ€¢ Demonstration of strong communication and collaboration skillsâ€¢ Experience with data processing and analysisJob TypeProfessionalDivision Footer TextReady to drive with Continental? Take the first step and fill in the online application.About ContinentalVitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2019, Vitesco Technologies, a Continental business area, recorded sales of EUR 7.8 billion and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.Job CategoryEngineeringCountryUnited StatesDivisionVitesco TechnologiesEEO StatementEEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. 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