Application Engineer – Control Systems

Job Description:

Work on a highly intelligent, lightweight and motivated team to achieve our goal of revolutionizing the combustion engine with Freevalve technology. As an Application Engineer in the Control Systems team, you will work with applying the control system to test equipment and engines, utilizing the full capabilities of the Freevalve system.


  • Programming real-time embedded systems in C/C++ and testing the code in the lab and in real engines
  • Setting up engines in test cells/vehicles and troubleshooting the system
  • Utilize ATI Vision software interfaces to control system inputs and outputs
  • Create and maintain structured data acquisition methods
  • Create documentation around test setup, procedure and test results with conclusions based off expected behavior and any deviations
  • Communicate directly with third parties to deliver test data for development support
  • Assist in customer delivery programs and occasional on-site support
  • Plan, construct, test and evaluate embedded electronic circuits and systems
  • This job will require travel for longer periods of time when supporting engine dyno/vehicle testing at the customer site, up to 50 days per year

Basic Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in a relevant field (Mechatronics, electronics, software, etc.)
  • 3-5 years of experience in real-time embedded systems development
  • Experience in C/C++
  • Hands-on experience with electronics
  • Experience with ATI Vision or similar
  • Basic knowledge of internal combustion engines
  • Thrive with large degrees of freedom, responsibility, and accountability
  • A strong initiative towards organization and documentation
  • Fluent in English with strong communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Mechatronics experience
  • Experience with XCP/CCP, CAN, OBD-II and other automotive standards
  • Experience with NXP (Freescale) PPC based automotive MCU’s
  • Additional knowledge in ARM, PIC and other MCU families
  • Additional programming skills in Assembler and Python
  • Experience in software development for PC and other hardware platforms
  • Experience in automotive applications
  • Experience in electronics construction and PCB layout
  • Some experience with vehicle software and hardware implementation
  • Comfortable reading, understanding and troubleshooting functions in C, C++ or similar
  • Hands-on experience with engine dyno/vehicle installations
  • Advanced knowledge of combustion engines and current technology

Additional Requirements:
Passion and will to surpass existing standards are our most valuable characteristics, and we expect you to have that as well. This job grants a large amount of freedom and responsibility, and at times that will mean long hours and pressure to achieve results. However, it also means that your name will be hand-scribed into the ground-breaking innovation that this company will achieve.

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