|Published||July 18, 2022|
VW. Two letters. Endless opportunities. A bright future.
Innovation. Sophistication. Optimization. This is our Passion.
Worldwide, the Volkswagen Group has a long tradition of dramatic innovations. The Volkswagen Group with its headquarters in Wolfsburg is one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. The Group comprises twelve brands from seven European countries: Volkswagen Passenger Cars, Audi, SEAT, S KODA, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, Ducati, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Scania and MAN. Here in the US, we are blending German engineering with American ingenuity.
At the Innovation & Engineering Center California (IECC), we represent the Volkswagen Group in applied research and development. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, we create bold new ideas for the Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley, Lamborghini, Bugatti and Porsche brands. We're a team of engineers, designers, scientists, and psychologists looking to develop innovations for future generations of cars, and to transfer technologies from many industries and research institutions into the automotive domain. Our mission is to drive change which means we are not only impacting one of the world's largest car makers, but also the lives of millions of people. Are you ready to join us?
Duties & Responsibilities
Engineering concepts/prototyping assign 80% of time spent
" Support technical evaluation and design concept creation
o Create electronics
o Integrate new technologies
o Build mechanisms
o Design circuits
o Wire vehicles
" Generate IP from projects
" Support demonstrations
Expand Lab Capabilities assign 10% of time
" Benchmark new machines
" Skill improvement
" Propose/justify capability improvements
Lab overhead assign 10% of time
" Help maintain model shop
" Learn/evaluate new tools
Education and Skills Requirements
BS ME, CpE, or EE (Mechatronics), MS Mechatronics desired.
" CAD Solidworks preferred
" Basic shop skills
o Mill, lathe, 3D printing, etc.
" Basic mechanical design
" Basic electronics
" Programming (C, C++, Python, etc) Basic computer skills (Windows, Linux)
C, C++, JAVA, Python, CAD - Solid Works, basic Electronics, Digital Electronics, PCB design, Mechanical Design, Vehicle Dynamics, Powertrain, General shop skills (mill, lathe, 3D printer, etc.) Qualification Rating Must Have VWGACompany Default Category Background Verification Yes Drug Screen Yes Hours per Day 8 Hours per Week 40 Total Hours 1,680.00