Powertrain Engine OBD Calibration Engineer

Job Details

LocationWindsor, ON, Canada
Job TypeContract Full-Time
Position ID 13921
Degree RequiredBachelor

Job Description

We are currently recruiting an experienced Powertrain Engine OBD Calibration Engineer to join our team supporting our client in the automotive industry.


  • Remote
  • Valid driver's license is required as well as a clean driving record
  • Must be willing and able to travel to the USA, without restrictions, effective on the start date


  • Developing and implementing best practice calibration solutions
  • Performing diagnostic verification testing
  • Develop new OBD strategies for engine and hybrid propulsion control systems
  • Manage all technical aspects of the OBD diagnostic calibrations to meet CARB regulations
  • Identify system requirements during system hardware design to ensure a robust diagnostic system
  • Use standard instrumentation toolsets for data acquisition, storage, and analysis
  • Calibrate diagnostic thresholds to meet CARB regulations
  • Provide regular overview summaries and detailed reports on specific assignments, including timing projections


  • Bachelor's in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 1 - 3 years of experience in diagnostic systems calibration development
  • Understanding\Experience with OBD concepts, beside the mere use of a service scantool
  • Ability to operate both independently and as part of a team
  • Understanding of vehicle architectures and communication buses such as CAN / LIN, understanding of system and actuators used in an electrified vehicle
  • Experience using Matlab and Simulink/Stateflow
  • Basic understanding of electrified propulsion system hardware and function
  • Experience with calibration / tuning of algorithm and devices (not necessarily a vehilcle) - e.g. DIY projects on rapid prototyping platforms
  • Understanding of basic statistics
  • Proven experience in a "mostly-remote-working" position - ability to meet deadlines and deliver results without day to day instructions
  • Experience with INCA, Minitab, C++ and Visual Basic
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and business acumen
  • Self-motivated/proactive with strong leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to operate both independently and as part of a team
  • Basic computer proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and database applications


  • 6mo - 3 years' experience in OBD calibration, propulsion system calibration, OBD Controls or propulsion controls within the electric, gasoline or diesel industry (Formula SAE or like programs)
  • Experience with INCA, Minitab, C++ and Visual Basic


  • Paid Benefits after 90 days (individual and family) – extended medical, out-of-country coverage, dental etc.
  • Pension eligibility, with employer match, after 1 full year of work (open enrollment every October)

MEDA offers an excellent referral bonus. Great candidates know great candidates

MEDA Limited is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of any of the protected reasons as described in the Ontario Human Rights Code. We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, as described in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and granted to those that request assistance during our hiring process.

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