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PACCAR Inc. Controls Engineer-Advanced Development, Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Job in Kirkland, Washington

Company Information: 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: Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World\'s Best heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company\'s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium duty diesel-electric hybrids. Kenworth is the first truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency\'s Clean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendly products. Kenworth\'s Fuel Cell EV class 8 truck aims to be one of the first mass produced Hydrogen powered, Zero Emission trucks on the North American market. This is an opportunity to join a dynamic, high performing team at the forefront of helping America realize the alternatives to fossil fuel burning vehicles for a zero tail pipe emissions future. The Engineering project team at Kenworth, based in Kirkland, WA is leading this activity for the whole PACCAR organization. We require a Controls Systems owner (CSO) who has experience and a good understanding of electrified powertrain physics. This person will be responsible for coordinating control system algorithm development, integration, build and test of controls. As we build prototype vehicles, responsibilities will also include field test data analysis, complex system/component level trouble shooting and a hand in complete vehicle testing. The successful candidate will also liaise with International external research and engineering partners to PACCAR inc. Job Functions/Responsibilities: Be the Controls system owner and leader within the Fuel Cell EV truck Engineering team. Coordinate specialist and external groups in the process of control strategy definition and documentation. Champion the full suite of Design for Six Sigma tools. Develop complex control strategies using software in the loop, hardware in the loop, and system testing. Leverage internal product development processes to ensure high quality results, manage progress and report updates. Manage implementation of product changes by tracking project schedule, budget, and functional requirements throughout the entire life of the project. Support prototype build and product launch at vehicle assembly plants. Work closely with multiple PACCAR divisions. Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with mechanical engineers, manufacturing engineers and other professionals to ensure a right-first-time heavy duty truck market launch. Manage multiple priorities and goals simultaneously. Travel up to 10%. Qualifications & Skills: Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field; P.E. license preferred. Background in control system design, signal processing, PID loops and dynamic system modeling. Understanding of automotive Class 8 communication protocols (J1939, CAN, KWP-2000, UDS). Be able to demonstrate experience with Vector CANalyzer, ATI