On Highway

Auto Transport

Steering Conversions

Work Trucks

Clean Fuels & EV

Engineering

Paint Services

Battery Electric Vehicles

Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

Hybrid Electric Vehicles

CNG, LPG, & Propane

System Design

Trucks

Cabs & Hoods

Parts

Specialty

Volvo

Freightliner

Peterbilt

Contract Engineering Services

Custom Application Engineering

New Product Development

Trucks

Cabs & Hoods

Parts

Specialty

Contract Engineering Services

Custom Application Engineering

New Product Development

Battery Electric Vehicles

Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles

Hybrid Electric Vehicles

CNG, LPG, & Propane

System Design

Fleet Services

Vehicle Transport

In-Cab Electronics

Chassis Equipment

Bulk Hauling

Idle Reduction

Body Installations

Steering Conversions

Cab Modifications

Chassis Modifications

Drivetrain Changes

Electrical Engineer II (eMobility) – Charlotte, NC

Job Summary

  • Company
    Fontaine Modification Company – eMobility
  • Location
    Charlotte, NC 28214
  • Industries
    Commercial Truck
  • Job Type
    Full Time Employment
  • Experience
    3-8 Years
  • Education Level
    Bachelor’s Degree
  • Career Level
    Experienced (Non-Manager)

About the Job

This position is responsible for design/development of electrical systems, processes, and components as well as assisting with hardware and software integration for new and existing products within Fontaine Modification’s eMobility and zero emissions offerings. Products can range from simple chassis/cab bolt-on items to conversion of ICE chassis to battery/fuel cell electric propulsion. Projects must meet time and budget requirements in order to fulfill the requirements of customers internal and external. Each project requires an accurate design with bills of material and engineering drawings, assembly work instructions, and calculations as needed.

Skills & Qualifications

  • BS Degree in Electrical Engineering (other engineering degrees considered with appropriate experience)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in electrical/systems engineering within automotive or commercial truck BEV/HEV/FCEV field
  • Capable of developing component through vehicle level high voltage, low voltage, and CAN architecture; along with associated schematics
  • Experience building wiring harnesses/cables and soldering
  • Experience in AutoCAD Electrical or equivalent
  • Experience in 3D CAD design a plus (Autodesk Inventor, Solid Works, or CATIA)
  • Experience with CAN communication protocols,(SAE J1939 and ISO 11783)
  • Experience using Kvaser, Vector, and similar tools a plus
  • Experience with model based systems engineering a plus
  • Experience related to diagnostics of electrical/ mechanical/hydraulic systems in automotive, heavy truck or off-highway equipment a plus
    Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Flexibility in performing a wide range of tasks, responding to changes in direction and priorities, and accepting new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments
    Capable of moderate travel (approximately 20%-40%)

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary, a complete benefits package including medical insurance coverage and a 401(k) plan.

Fontaine is a member of the Marmon Group / Berkshire Hathaway family of companies.