Sports Car Racing Senior Systems Electronics Engineer

Job Description

Hybrid: This role is categorized as hybrid. This means the successful candidate is expected to report to Milford, MI or Concord, NC three times per week, at minimum.

The Role

GM Motorsports Competition Engineering is seeking a Motorsports Systems and Electronics Engineer to join our growing program. Working with GM Motorsports Competition Engineering to support LMDh and GT3 sports car programs you will support partner teams running the car and the program developing the vehicle. Systems support will be required during and immediately following each test/race. Travel to the races and tests on a regular basis may be required.

What You’ll Do

  • Support and evolve systems configurations

  • Support design, integration, function, and analysis of test items

  • Determine requirements and track to completion vehicle updates

  • Analyze data for system functionality and reliability

  • Troubleshoot problems in high paced environments

  • Setup bench testing capabilities and test solutions

  • Collaborate across departments and companies to work towards common goals

  • Document changes in software, hardware, configurations, and procedures


Additional Job Description

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field of study

  • 5+ years of engineering experience following the completion of degree

  • Racing / high performance vehicle experience

  • Ability to handle multiple programs efficiently

What Will Give You A Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications)

  • Experience with race vehicle system installation, calibration, development, and analysis

  • Advanced vehicle configuration setup (steering wheel, PDM, logger, etc)

  • Sensor maintenance, calibration, and design

  • Understanding of CAN based sensor and data acquisition system wiring

  • Understanding of motorsport communications protocol: CAN 2.0/FD, Ethernet, RS232

  • Ability to gather multiple forms of user feedback and achieve a common solution

  • Knowledge of programming devices and networking (telnet, FTP)

  • Experience designing, producing, and repairing motorsport wiring harnesses

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

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