At SF Motors, we’re forging a new kind of mobility company by combining the DNA of advanced automotive engineering and design with that of state of the art smart technologies and connectivity to revolutionize the future of premium electric vehicles. From our corporate headquarters in Silicon Valley, we’re bringing the best and brightest together with a common goal of creating the next generation of smart, clean, connected vehicles for you.
Our vision is to deliver premium electric vehicles that enhance the daily lives of our users, allowing them to live more connected, productive lives through the integration of clean technology and advanced hardware and software. The future of mobility is more than getting from A to B, it’s about keeping connected to provide users customizable features when they want it.
The Lab Engineer will be assisting drivetrain & motor control team to maintain and setup dynamometer lab and test stations
This is a full-time on-site role based in Santa Clara, California.
Duties and responsibilities:
Prepare and assembly motor & drivetrain unit.
Load and unload test units from the test stand. Candidate needs to be able to lift 50lb
Executing test procedures, recording data and reporting results on dynamometers
Assist in debugging problems test setups or dynamometers
Maintain and oversee the all dynamometer setup and whole laboratory (e.g., installing instrumentation, replacing components and keep the lab clean & safe)
Testing systems in varying environments in the dynamometer lab
Up to 10% travel is expected for this position.
Required Education and Experience:
Fundamental understanding of mechanical and electrical principles
Ability to understand, test, and troubleshoot complicated system interactions
Ability to organize and manage data as directed
Ability to work with high voltage systems
Ability and passion to do hands-on work
Good communication skills and self-motivated to get work done with minimal supervision
Experience with CAN bus
Experience with testing instrumentation
Experience working in an automotive environment
0-3+ years work experience
Experience soldering & mechanical hand tool
AS or BS degree in ME/EE or equivalent in experience and evidence of exceptional ability