Electronic Systems and Architecture

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POST DATE 8/30/2016
END DATE 11/3/2016


Renton, WA
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)


PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

Kenworth Truck Company is themanufacturer of The World s Best heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is anindustry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increasefuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company s dedication to the greenfleet includes aerodynamic trucks, advanced embedded control systems, and arange of powertrain technologies that include the MX engine family and compressedand liquefied natural gas trucks. Central to this dedication is Kenworth scommitment to advanced embedded systems that deliver industry-leading safety,fuel efficiency, and service. Kenworth wasthe first truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency sClean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendlyproducts, and continues to be an industry leader in meeting the most stringentemissions standards.

Design and release of electrical and electronic systems and architecture for heavy commercial truck.
Integrate subsystems into vehicle electrical/electronic network architecture.
Develop and document engineering specifications for new vehicle functions.
Obtain agreement from cross-divisional counterparts on global design direction.
Support test organization in identification and resolution of design issues. Update architectural documents accordingly.
Provide interface documentation to wiring design, software architect(s), and other engineering design groups.
Contribute to development and continuous improvement of procedures and practices that ensure industry-leading, high-quality, reliable electronic systems and architecture. Manage engineering and project management processes to maintain schedule, budget, and functionality.
Keep abreast of emerging industry trends in the field of commercial vehicle E/E systems, network architecture and technology.
Up to 10% travel (domestic and international).

BSEE or equivalent degree required.
Master s degree and PE license preferred.
4+ years of design experience in automotive or commercial vehicle electrical systems or industry-related field preferred.
Experience in design and application of automotive electronic control modules, switches, driver input devices, software, or HMI elements.
Solid understanding of Six Sigma disciplines and tools preferred.
Experience with automotive or commercial vehicle networks, such as CAN, SAE J1939 and LIN preferred.
Proficiency using Requirements Management tools and Systems Engineering tools desired. Experience using Matlab/Simulink, IBM Rational Rhapsody, IBM Rational DOORS, IBM Rational Team Concert, Sparx Enterprise Architect, and/or HP Quality Center is a plus.
Willing to learn and use new engineering processes and techniques and be resourceful in solving complex technical problems.
Experience in product development and new product im...

Additional Benefits

PACCAR offers an excellent benefits package.