Hardware in Loop (HIL) Systems Engineer (Indefinite US Work Authorization Required)


New Bremen, OH, US, 45869

Company Description:


Crown Equipment Corporation is one of the world’s largest material handling companies, with a reputation for award-winning product design, advanced engineering and technology, and superior after-sale service. Crown produces and sells a broad range of forklifts, batteries, chargers, automation and fleet management technologies that are revolutionizing the material-handling industry.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Design and maintain Hardware in Loop system architecture and strategies for testing software embedded systems
  • Design and implement Simulink models for interfacing to HIL system hardware and communication networks (CAN)
  • Design, document, and maintain HIL I/O schematics for hardware and wire harnesses which interface to ECUs and other electrical components
  • Develop test automation scripts within HIL frameworks, or externally, to support automated testing
  • Lead investigation and resolution efforts of any HIL related issues in timely manner
  • Design and develop specific HIL testing to evaluate that the system design integrity and performance conform to company and industry standards
  • Develop metrics and reports necessary to communicate the status of system to management and ensure that test documentation complies with any relevant traceability requirements


Onsite Work: A reasonable commute is necessary since mostly onsite work is required. Crown offers limited hybrid remote work for this position.


Related Terms:  Hardware in Loop Systems Engineer, Test Engineer, HIL or HITL Simulation Engineer, HIL Integration Engineer, Test Development Engineer, dSPACE Software Engineer, Validation Engineer, Controls Engineer, Vehicle Verification Engineer, Embedded Systems Engineer


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Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Vehicle Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related (Or related Associate degree with 6 years compensating experience)
  • Good written, verbal, analytical, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to occasionally travel with overnight stays
  • Reliable transportation to travel locally between company locations during scheduled workday


Preferred Qualifications:


  • 2 or more years of experience testing embedded systems strongly preferred (Salary will be commensurate with experience)
  • Experience with MATLAB, Simulink, Hardware in Loop
  • Experience with dSPACE tools
  • Experience with C, C++, Python
  • Strong background in Electromechanical or CAN based systems
  • Ability to read and understand electrical/electronic drawings and diagrams
  • Experience with task management and version control software (JIRA, GitHub)


Work Authorization:


Indefinite U.S. work authorized individuals only. Individuals with temporary visas are ineligible. Sponsorship for work authorization, now or in the future, is unavailable.

No agency calls please.


Compensation and Benefits:


Crown offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.

EO/AA Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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