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Elec Sys V&V Eng Specialist



mossville, il, usa
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

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Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

Caterpillar Inc. seeks Elec Sys V&V Eng Specialist at its facility located at 2427 E Engine Drive, Chillicothe, IL 61523.

Move from learning and assisting others to fully contributing. Partner with and provide technical guidance within and between units and other teams. Gather relevant information, compare, and contrast data, identify relationships, and predict and manage failures. Challenge the status quo and champion new initiatives, collaborate with team members and other teams, and keep abreast of advancing technology. Decisions may affect the work group or project team, suppliers, multiple units, and both internal and external customers, and these decisions have significant impact on warranty, total cost of non-quality, customer perception, costs, sales, and the leveraging of technology. Perform complex analysis work, identifying and solving problems. Clarify product requirements and ensure alignment with appropriate stakeholders. Organize and facilitate FMEAs or functional/performance/behavior analyses. Assist in the creation of validation plans and define acceptance criteria. Evaluate existing validation controls, standard test procedures for effective risk mitigation. Execute and/or coordinate execution of product tests. Analyze test results and summarize conclusions. Document test conclusions with traceability. Track product development issues to completion. Communicate technical information to team members and other business units. Generate and present accurate reports for validation thoroughness, status, and results. Innovate for efficiency Keep up with industry trends and new technology breakthroughs and continuously learn through self/internet study as well as interaction with other engineers through conferences and papers. Telecommuting: 2 days/week.

REQS: This position requires a bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, or Computer Engineering or a related field, plus 2 years of experience in electronic controls or related occupation. In the alternative, the employer will accept a master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, or Computer Engineering or a related field, plus 1 year of experience in electronic controls or related occupation. Additionally, the applicant must have employment experience with: (1) Operation and fault modes of electronic sensors, actuators & other inductive loads; (2) Support testing through programming and graphical programming environments; (3) Experience with the validation of classical control methods for e.g. PID and communication networks such as J1939/CAN/Ethernet; (4) Creating and troubleshooting test environment including test automation and instrumentations & data collection tools; and (5) Software development processes and version management tools.

Applicants who are interested in this position should apply at www.caterpillar.com/careers, search [Elec Sys V&V Eng Specialist / R0000260411].


Posting Dates:

June 5, 2024 - October 6, 2024

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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