Senior Systems Engineer - Verification & Validation


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  20044


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Develop independent verification and validation (IV&V) strategy and project Design Verification Plan (DVP).
  • Support monitoring and controlling of IV&V efforts and strategic IV&V planning.
  • Support evaluation and work on defects, concerns and change requests.
  • Support requirements management and system design failure mode and effects analysis (DFMEA) / fault tree analysis (FTA).
  • Summarize, optimize, and finalize DVP and report overall project DVP status to customer.
  • Give release recommendation based on IV&V results.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering and 5 or more years of practical experience or a Masters degree in engineering and 2 or more years of practical experience.
  • Understanding of vehicle powertrain architectures and components.
  • Basic understanding of electric machines and controls of hydraulics and heat transfer.
  • Understanding of modelling and simulating of electric or mechatronic systems.
  • Experience in functional safety of mechatronic systems.
  • Experience in risk analysis and DFMEA.
  • Experience in presenting engineering topics and moderating discussions.
  • Experience in solving engineering problems.

Our Offering

  • Salary range: $75,000 - $120,000
  • Hiring Bonus: $500 after 90 days, $1000 after 180 days
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your Contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

David Moline 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: strongertogether; Research & Development;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Research & Development 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

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Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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