Principle Engineer – Vehicle Software Commissioning

Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc.

Spartanburg, SC

About Oshkosh Defense, an Oshkosh company

Oshkosh Defense stands behind those who dedicate their lives to protecting others. As an industry-leading tactical vehicle manufacturer, every day we strive to meet or exceed our customers' ever-changing needs with next generation defense technologies and advanced systems. We operate with unparalleled commitment to those who depend on our products and services worldwide to perform their missions.

As the Principle Engineer, you will oversee the daily commissioning of production vehicles and software flashing of vehicle control modules. You will need to be familiar with flashing tools that interface with the vehicle systems and their use with software platforms used on the vehicle. You will lead a Vehicle Software Commissioning engineer as well as oversight of production personnel and technicians performing flashing tasks as dotted line reports. This position will report to the Operations Engineering Manager.


  • Responsible for the oversight of production vehicle commissioning and software flashing processes of the NGDV Assembly department.
  • This will include software flashing and commissioning in the Wheel Alignment, ADAS, Rolls test and Final test systems and processes.
  • Development and implementation of process concepts and design specification implementation.
  • Engineering tools setup and processes. Including work instruction development and changes.
  • Oversight and maintenance to the software database and its interface with the MES/BOM system.
  • Supporting the production commissioning and flashing processes and equipment.
  • Maintenance and oversight of flashing tools and systems performance and availability.
  • Maintain effective communication with suppliers, internal and external customers, and outside resources concerning technical subject matter.
  • Responsible for leading commissioning engineers and flashing personnel in their duties and processes
  • Responsible for the training of flashing personnel in flashing processes and use of flashing tools.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field with five (5) or more years of related experience.


  • Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering.
  • Experience with Bosch and Roush vehicle software and flashing tools.


Moving the future forward is our priority and this includes your future. We encourage professional development and champion our employees’ success through various skills and training opportunities. Named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies™ by Ethisphere Institute for six consecutive years, everything we do at Oshkosh is guided by our core values and the 15k+ team members around the world who embody them.

We put people first. We do the right thing. We persevere. We are better together.



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