Electrification XIL System Application Engineer

VTPE & EE organization is seeking an electrification system Application Engineer on the Virtual Engineering team to work on electrification Hardware-In-the-Loop simulators. The candidate must have demonstrated knowledge and experience in development of HIL systems (dSPACE, ETAS, NI etc.) with thorough knowledge of HIL simulator hardware, ECU electrical interface definition and harness development. Responsibilities include but not limited to:

• Primary interface between xIL development team and external teams such as SW, Controls, CAL teams.

• Collaborating with teams for xIL requirements and impact analysis.

• Interface with cross-functional team of ECU Hardware, Systems, SW, Controls, Plant Modeling and Calibration engineers to rapidly have the xIL simulator setup for a specified vehicle configuration and resolve xIL simulation environment and/or integration issues, triage, troubleshooting during commissioning of xIL test properties.

• Working with global teams (NA, EMEA, APAC and LATAM).

• Conducting benchmarks, evaluating new HIL technologies, working with teams on process, methodology and tools.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a closely related Engineering degree from an accredited university

● Experience 3+ years in electrical/electronics, hardware, software, or controls

● Experience with EE, electric & hybrid Systems, ICE, Transmission, Vehicle Dynamics

● Demonstrated Hardware- In-the-Loop systems experience (dSPACE, ETAS, NI HIL, Vector VT systems)

● Experience with HIL electrical/ wiring harness, load box design, implementation, and troubleshooting

● Experience with model-based development tools such as MATLAB/SIMULINK

● Experiences with scripting languages (e.g. Python, Perl)

● Experience with CAN / CAN FD, LIN, CANalyzer,...