Application Designer


Offre publiée le 2024-06-27

Dana Incorporated

Job Purpose

Contribute to the growth of transportation electrification?

Reporting to the Head of the Application Engineering Department, you are responsible for supporting customers in their vehicle development.

In this context, you will be responsible for managing engineering projects, requirements and test plans involving modifications (software, mechanical and electrical) to existing products.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Your Challenges

  • Assist clients and external teams in developing vehicle software for various applications : all-electric or hybrid vehicle control, multi-speed transmission, generator, etc.
  • Assist clients in selecting powertrain products and designing vehicles.
  • Support clients on-site or remotely for commissioning Dana TM4 products or for technical meetings.
  • Support clients on-site or remotely to analyze vehicle problems and identify the source :

o Conduct an initial analysis based on the client's initial information.

o Work jointly with the client to establish the test protocol to repeat the problem and identify the source.

  • Develop and perform vehicle performance simulations.
  • Develop and improve internal simulation tools and diagnostic tools used.
  • Support defining client requirements, establishing feasibility, and determining the amount of work needed for modifications / new software developments.
  • Support pre-project analysis simulations and risk definition related to its implementation.
  • Actively participate in proposing and carrying out innovation activities to improve our products (Performance, Reliability, Safety, etc.).
  • Work closely with engineering teams.
  • Make technical presentations at all levels of the client's organization.

Your Strengths

  • Master's / Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Mechatronic, or Software Engineering.
  • Five (5) years of relevant experience in software development and systems engineering or similar.
  • Good knowledge of electrodynamic systems.
  • Knowledge of software and control systems.
  • Knowledge of Matlab Simulink.
  • Knowledge of C / C++.
  • Knowledge of Python (asset).
  • Knowledge of CAN data buses.
  • Customer service-oriented.
  • Investigative and diagnostic skills.
  • Strong interest in teamwork.
  • Bilingual in French and English (spoken and written).
  • Available to travel up to 25% of the time.


  • Knowledge of Atlassian tools (BitBucket, JIRA, Confluence).
  • Knowledge of Polarion Software.
  • Knowledge of embedded systems development processes (A-Spice or DO178).
  • Knowledge of the ISO26262 standard.

Why Join Our Driving Force?

  • We are a dynamic and growing Quebec SME that fosters creativity, innovation, and collaboration.
  • We stand out through the multidisciplinary and multicultural nature of our team.
  • We offer flexible working hours and the possibility of benefiting from a summer schedule.
  • We offer the Dana TM4 shuttle service from the Longueuil metro station.
  • Our Social Club organizes a multitude of varied activities : running club, Oktoberfest, dessert club, barbecue, happy hour, comedy night, etc
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