Vehicle Test Engineer


Date: 08/27/2020

Location: Pittsburgh

About Your Work:

  • In collaboration with an Automated Truck Operator, supervise Locomation's ARC technology in test vehicles.
  • Learn the principles behind ARC technology, including sensing, perception, and control.
  • Learn the implementation details of ARC technology in Locomation test vehicles including sensors, computing components, and actuators.
  • Execute tests to plans supplied by internal engineering and technology teams.
  • Execute tests authored by third parties or regulatory/standards organizations.
  • Participate in test planning activities and author test plans and road-maps.
  • Organize testing logistics (schedule test facilities, setup test sites, coordinate with drivers, etc.).
  • Provide verbal and written reports on test results, incidents and anomalies to other teams.
  • Understand functional safety principles as they apply to documenting test plans, test configurations, and test results.

  • About You:

  • 2+ years experience in automotive testing or similar (aviation, rail, etc.).
  • B.S. in an engineering, technology, or related field.
  • Experience with test support software (e.g. Git, Jira, JAMA, DOORS).
  • Attentive to detail and willing to provide independent and critical feedback.
  • Physically capable of climbing into and out of a Class 8 truck multiple times per day.
  • Willing to travel extensively. 2-3 week trips, 5-10 times per year.
  • Willing to work shifts that match commercial driver schedules (11 hours of driving in a 14 hour shift).
  • Have a current and valid driver's license.