Technical Specialist - Diesel OBD

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018436
Date Posted:Aug 16
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our Client in Auburn Hills is looking for a Technical Specialist - Diesel Engine- OBD


  • Expert level regulatory understanding – CARB, EU-OBD, EPA-OBD, WWH-OBD
  • Extensive experience in calibration and implementation of OBD strategies meeting CARB regulations
  • Expert level understanding of fault handling and communication
  • Expert in developing OBD design requirements for software development
  • Strong fundamentals in Diesel engine operation
  • Strong fundamentals in exhaust aftertreatment systems
  • Strong knowledge in the field of automotive sensors and actuators
  • Full understanding of electronic control system strategies, know-how on how the logic implementation and control system functions
  • Full understanding of ECU strategy calibration principles
  • Experience in calibrating inhibit matrix, fault identifiers, class definition, Mil handling, fault handling
  • Experience in setting up OBD specific data fetching via CAN through hand-shake messaging system
  • Experience in OBD data preparation for certification
  • Extensive experience in OBD testing for certification, data consolidation and presentation preparation
  • Experience in logic diagram development and concept preparation
  • Experience leading technical project teams and mentoring team members
  • Project management skills and experience interacting with customers on a project management level
  • Skilled in handling calibration tools such as INCA, ATI-VISION, CALDESK, CANalyzer
  • Skilled in handling test environments such as MATLAB/SIMULINK
  • Skilled in handling MS-Word, Excel, Project, Outlook


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical/Automotive Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering or related field required
  • Candidates with Master's degree preferred
    • Relevant course work and in depth knowledge is preferred
  • Calibration and / or development experience with diesel engines
  • Experience leading technical project teams and mentoring team members
  • Working experience with some or all of the following tools:
  • ATI Vision
  • Vector CANape, CANalyzer
  • Matlab/Simulink

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

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