Systems Architect Engineer Specialist in Sterling Heights, MI at Volt

Date Posted: 4/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $61.0 - $61.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description


The Systems Architect position is responsible developing & maintaining the work system needed for execution of the engineering processes.


  • Develop a deep understanding of software development concepts, practices and tools
  • Support organizational adoption of new content, processes and standards through thoughtful change management strategies. Plan and conduct rollouts, and help staff members successfully adopt new practices.
  • Develop, integrate, and maintain software tools & databases that comply with development practices & procedures
  • Work with organizations to identify engineering processes
  • Lead a safety assessment:
    • Conduct functional hazard analysis
    • Perform risk assessment and devise mitigation strategies
  • Lead reliability analysis
  • Provide technical guidance on design for safety and security:
    • Design for redundancy
    • Design for network cyber security
    • Design for real-time distributed computing
    • Design for mixed criticality (core partitioning, freedom from interference, CPU selection, etc.)
  Position Requirements   Bachelors degree required, Masters preferred with a minimum of 10 years applicable experience. Fewer years of experience will be considered with an advanced degree.
  • Must be proficient in development life cycle processes & best practices
  • Experience in the design, coding and deployment of complex applications using .NET, C++, C#, VB.NET, and SQL
  • Strong web-based tool development experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot a web based application
  • Experience with systems documentation and architecture designs
  • Strong background in configuration management and CM tools (e.g., git, BitBucket, ClearCase, Subversion, etc.)
  • Familiarity with IDE tools (e.g., SlickEdit)
  • Familiarity with system engineering tools (e.g., Enterprise Architect)
  • Familiarity with requirements databases (e.g., DOORS)
  • Familiarity with test tools (e.g., National Instruments, Vector, etc.)
  • Experience integrating disparate tools to create an integrated work system
  • Proficiency with industry safety standards/processes and regulations (e.g., ISO-26262, MIL-STD-882E, FACE, AUTOSAR, DO-178B, ARINC 653, etc.)
  • Proficiency with adapting model-based development tools and techniques
  • Working knowledge of real-time operating systems
  • Proficiency with various reliability analysis techniques and tools (e.g., fault tree analysis)
  • Proficiency with various vehicle network technologies, (e.g., CAN, Ethernet, 1553, LIN, etc.) with respect to determinism, redundancy strategies (e.g., PRP), security, and topologies
  • Experience with safety certification assessment process
  • Able to travel (limited)