We are seeking self-motivated, safe, positive, enthusiastic, and goal-oriented individuals for an immediate opening as a Vehicle Integration Technician.
Our client is transforming ground handling – the logistics infrastructure that powers commercial aviation worldwide – with automation, redefining how airlines and ground service providers around the globe run day-to-day operations.
They are a private company founded in 2020 and backed by top-tier venture capital investors in aviation and autonomous driving. Their customers include some of the world’s largest airlines and ground handling providers.
What Is In It For You
Salary: 70-85K depending on relevant industry experience.
Benefits: Paid (individual) health insurance, life, and disability insurance, and paid vacation and sick time.
Relocation: Open to paying relocation costs.
A Day In The Life of a Vehicle Integration Technician
We’re looking for a mechatronics professional with high work standards, attention to detail, and good hands-on skills to integrate components on our autonomous driving platform.
In this role, you will be responsible for assembling cable harnesses, fabrication of mounts, mechanical integration of OTS components, and performing tests on integrated components.
You will own and lead the hands-on electronic and mechanical integration of our ground vehicle hardware platform to automate cargo and baggage movement at some of the busiest airports around the world.
The opportunity offers a technical, hands-on individual the chance to help build a market-defining enterprise product that combines autonomous vehicle technology with a software-as-a-service (SaaS) business model.
This role will work directly with our Vehicle Engineering Lead.
Essential Job Functions For The Vehicle Integration Technician In Atlanta, GA:
Maintain and improve the reliability of current vehicle autonomy systems, including all electrical and mechanical aspects of our autonomous sensing and actuation platform, as well as the base vehicle itself
Define, lead, and own the hands-on creation of new vehicle platform integrations to expand the compatibility of our autonomy systems with a broad range of airport vehicles.
Design, test, and track the safety-critical functionality of our autonomous vehicle through simulations and real-world test runs, including executing a multi-stage pilot project in contexts that include baggage halls, vehicle corridors and the airport apron
Work with the autonomy engineering team at large to support all aspects of ground vehicle autonomy, including calibration and integration of perception, planning, navigation, and control systems
Up to 50% travel may be required
Required Skills, Education & Experience
Experience with electrical distribution, logic, and signal processing/manipulation, including CAN bus, differential signaling, and transmission line theory
Familiarity with electrical distribution, PCB assembly, modifications and repairs to SMT boards down to 0402 component sizes, high and low voltage wiring harnesses and circuit protection devices with the use of tools and processes such as oscilloscopes, micropencil, and PIDG Crimps (must be able to inspect crimps)
High-performing power electronics experience including comfort developing for high-voltage (60-1500VDC and 30-1000VAC) as defined by ECE/324/Rev.2, servicing industrial batteries of varied chemistries, and implementing wide-ranging DC-DC and DC-AC converters
Strong fundamentals in mechanical engineering, including fabrication, design, and metalworking with use of tools such CAD, MIG and MMA welding, and common machining methods
Thorough understanding of DFM, DFA, DFT, and DFR principles for both mechanical and electrical systems
Candidates with unconventional experiences especially encouraged
Willingness to get hands-on and have lots of fun
Additional Desired Qualifications
Multiple years of experience in hardware design and assembly of both mechanical and electrical systems
Background in safety-critical software/system development (preferably a ground robotics functional safety standard such as ISO 26262 or IEC 61508)
Prior experience developing and supporting all aspects of autonomy for a production ground-vehicle subsystem, or research prototype (end-to-end, full lifecycle development preferred)
Comprehensive profile of personal projects relating to mechatronics systems
If you are interested in the Vehicle Integration Technician In Atlanta, GA, apply today!
This vacancy is being advertised by Total Aviation Staffing, LLC. The services advertised by Total Aviation Staffing, LLC are those of an Employment Agency
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