Battery Management Control Systems Verification Engineer

Univa Corporation

Troy, MI

Transforming the Future with Convergence of Simulation and Data

Battery Management Control Systems Verification Engineer 

Job Summary:

Our client in Auburn Hills, MI is looking for a Battery Management Control Systems Verification Engineer. This is a contract position.

What You Will Do:

The Battery Management Control Systems Verification Engineer will work with battery management system (BMS) hardware and software for use in electrified vehicle powertrains.  

Responsibilities include but not limited to: 

  • Work with BMS team and other groups to insure resources, timing, and other program requirements are met.
  • Reviewing requirements for hardware and software.
  • Identifying requirements with testable requirements.
  • Assigning and tracking opening issue test items from OEM and Supplier and hold periodic review meetings.
  • Ensuring CVVR and DVR completion.
  • Developing and tracking supplier and OEM validation and verification plans.
  • Coordinate with calibration team for developing and executing test plans for BMS system verification at vehicle level.
  • Participate in designing experiments to troubleshoot BMS issues and establishing at what test level the experiment should be executed (HIL, battery pack, vehicle).
  • Report out results for issue resolution.
  • Review, audit and contribute to test cases from OEM (LV,HIL, HV HIL, Battery Pack and Vehicle Calibration) and Supplier (if used) for robust testing.
  • Oversee special ad hoc testing for characterization, what-if scenarios, root cause determination, or other special tests.


  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Controls Engineering, Systems Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Physics.
  • At least 2 years of experience with vehicle testing, control module validation, or automotive requirements verification.


  • Prior experience with software and hardware development and diagnostics tools (e.g., HIL testers, CANalyzer, INCA, etc.).
  • Proficiency in Matlab/Simulink.
  • Prior experience with electrical/electronic components used in BMS hardware.
  • At least 2 years’ prior experience with development and testing of battery systems in hybrid and/or electric vehicles.
  • Masters or advanced degree in the aforementioned educational disciplines.
  • Lithium ion battery experience.

How You Will Be Successful:

  • Envision the Future
  • Communicate Honestly and Broadly
  • Seek Technology and Business “First”
  • Embrace Diversity and Take Risks

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • 401(k) with matching contributions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Discounts
  • Free training on all Altair products

Why Work with Us:

Altair is a global technology company providing software and cloud solutions in the areas of data analytics, product development, and high-performance computing (HPC). Altair enables organizations in nearly every industry to compete more effectively in a connected world, while creating a more sustainable future. With more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, and creative thinkers in 25 countries, we help solve our customer’s toughest challenges and deliver unparalleled service, helping the innovators innovate, drive better decisions, and turn today’s problems into tomorrow’s opportunities.

Our vision is to transform customer decision making with data analytics, simulation, and high-performance computing.

For more than 30 years, we have been helping our customers integrate electronics and controls with mechanical design to expand product value, develop AI, simulation and data-driven digital twins to drive better decisions, and deliver advanced HPC and cloud solutions to support unlimited idea exploration. To learn more, please visit

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