ECU Diagnostic Specialist

Depends on Experience

Full Time

  • Work from home


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Job Description

Job Title: ECU Diagnostic Specialist

Reports to: Department Manager

Job Type: Full-Time

Work Schedule: 40 hours per week. Monday - Friday, standard business hours.

Location: 2831 Research Drive, Rochester Hills, MI 48309

This position is currently hybrid.


Are you an automotive professional looking for more variety in your everyday work duties? If yes, continue reading! SolvIT, Inc. has an opening for an ECU Diagnostic Specialist that offers a diverse skillset and a work day that will never be the same as the next.


What does the ECU Diagnostic Specialist do?

The Production Operations team is currently seeking an individual for an automotive Diagnostic Specialist position. The Production Operation team is responsible for all of the diagnostic content supported by the client s scan tools. Diagnostic content consists of sensor reads, input and output reads, actuators, OBD II monitors, diagnostic procedures, etc. The Diagnostic Specialist must be a highly motivated, self-starter that can manage many different projects at the same time. The selected individual must have a vast knowledge of vehicle on-board diagnostics and diagnostic communication protocols.


What you will be doing:

  • Implement and maintain diagnostic support for ECUs on client s scan tools.

  • Manage development activities with respect to product delivery schedules.

  • Creation and maintenance of procedures used by the service tool for ECU replacements and initializations.

  • Direct debugging of vehicle, ECU, and tool issues upstream with client s EE personnel.


What makes you qualified:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Automotive Technology.

  • Knowledgeable with CAN, J1850, K-Line and other automotive communication bus systems.

  • Knowledgeable with enhanced diagnostic communication protocols such as KWP2000 and UDS.

  • Strong working knowledge of Vector tools such and CANalyzer and CANdela.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Must be highly self-motivated and self-starter with strong interpersonal skills.


What makes you an All-Star:

  • Background in automotive plant process and vehicle data flow through plant systems.

  • Understanding of Vehicle PROXI/Configuration process.

  • Working knowledge of vehicle electrical architectures.

  • Background in service; Dealership or aftermarket shop.

  • Understanding of current Right to Repair legislation.


Can you meet these physical demands?

  • A set work schedule will be provided, but some flexibility is required as hours may vary due to need

  • Work is primarily sedentary in nature; no special demands are required

  • Physical demands: Non-strenuous and low risk. Periods of sitting with some walking, standing, bending and carrying of light objects. Occasional driving of FCA vehicles for short trips. Use of basic hand tools to perform light work on vehicles. Entering and exiting vehicles, as needed

  • Work environment: Work is performed in a shop/office environment using computers and automotive scan tools. Occasional moderate noise, generally quiet. Travel is rarely required and limited to the business day. Attendance of weekly meetings required. Dress code is casual


Do you have clearance to work?

  • Signing the Company non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements

  • Acceptable results from a Company initiated background check

  • Compliance with the federal Form I-9 completion timelines and policies and confirmation of employment authorization by the U.S. federal electronic system, E-Verify

    • All newly-hired employees are queried through the U.S. federal electronic employment verification system, E-Verify”.  Section 1 of the Form I-9 may be completed upon your acceptance of this job offer, but no later than your first day of employment.  On your first day, but no later than your third day, you will need to bring original documentation to verify your eligibility to work in the U.S.


What’s in it for you?

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision available at little to no cost depending on coverage level

  • Paid Time Off

  • 401(k), company matches up to 4%

  • Fun and flexible work environment

  • Your chance to work at one of the Top Workplace in Michigan