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Calibration Engineer - ADAS DRIVE

General Motors

General Motors

Milford Charter Twp, MI, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Job Description

The Object Avoidance – Rear/Lateral Performance Calibration Engineer will be responsible to deliver production calibrations maximizing feature performance. The position involves hands on vehicle testing, data analysis, simulation and performance optimization to deliver Object Avoidance – Rear/Lateral features that provide customers with assitance enhancing the vehicle ownership experience.

You will be responsible for developing Integration solutions to meet vehicle requirements. Full understanding of the VDP process. This activity includes problem solving with support of the Integration leaders. Work requires an understanding of engineering concepts. Has the ability to work with limited direction and independently, and make decisions based on general practices and procedures. Proficiency in Project Planning. This activity includes creativity and initiative in independent problem solving and leading multi-functional teams for issue resolution. Exercises independent judgement and creative solution development with minimal direction from EGM.

This is considered a hybrid position where most people are in the office 4 days/week. This position is based in Milford, however, travel to Warren is required.

Performance Calibration Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Develop optimal calibration values for assigned features, and ensure goals are met at key points in the development process
  • Lead the development and issue resolution for parking feature performance
  • Build, maintain and execute calibration development plans for assigned features
  • Participate in feature, calibration, simulation and algorithm workgroups to establish/improve features and requirements to meet or exceed customer expectations
  • Travels as necessary for development trips and performance buy-off rides
  • Build a collaborative environment working closely with other departments to ensure features are properly integrated into vehicle

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or a related engineering degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of engineering experience in an automotive or related industry
  • Experience with data analysis and the associated tools
  • Ability to root cause complex problems
  • High level of communication and interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others, and ability to establish Peer Relationships
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and ability to operate test vehicles

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with vehicle or component development, integration and diagnostics
  • Understanding of the use of vehicle instrumentation and data acquisition systems
  • Experience with radars, lidar, camera or similar sensor systems
  • Simulink, MATLAB & Python tool/script development proficiency
  • Experience with simulation, HIL, and mathematical modeling

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

GM is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. GM is committed to providing a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and advancing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, all practices and decisions relating to terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment are made without regard to an individual's protected characteristics. For purposes of this policy, “protected characteristics" include an individual's actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression, sexual orientation, weight, height, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws and ordinances. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.​