Automotive Test Engineer

Engineering Greater Detroit Area, Michigan


umlaut, part of Accenture, is a 4500+ people strong global full-service cross industry end-to-end partner that applies its deep-running interdisciplinary, collaborative advisory and fulfilment capabilities to change its clients fortunes for the better and - on top of that - add value, quality and focus to their organisations and produce.

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  • Studying and analysis of requirement and specification documents as well as architecture and design documentation of complex Telematics Systems
  • Create test cases based on system documents and flow charts to ensure that the entire system is validated; this includes the execution of Happy Path user flow as well as discovering edge cases and potential error scenarios
  • Document the execution of test cases and maintain a Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • Analyze component, vehicle, , and back-end network logs to confirm system performance using proprietary logging or common network tools
  • Execute and lead troubleshooting by identifying the root cause of an issue, elicit countermeasures amongst various stakeholders and give design suggestions for potential improvements
  • Drive continuous improvement through Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) and Eight Disciplines Problem Solving (8D)
  • Support our clients methodically through data analysis, applying innovative tools and deriving fact-based recommendations


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or a related field of study
  • 4+ years’ experience in automotive engineering or similar testing expertise as the above summary
  • CAN architecture understanding
  • CAN communication protocol understanding like SPI, I2C
  • Diagnostic protocol understanding like UDS
  • Working knowledge of Vehicle SPY
  • Knowledge of Vector tools CANoe, CANalyzer
  • BLE logs analysis knowledge using BT tools like BT Sniffer
  • Test strategy, test plan, test case creation knowledge. Knowledge of test management tools like JIRA, rational quality manager etc
  • Defect management expertise and usage of tool
  • Knowledge of C, CAPL scripting, and Digital Key experience is preferred  

top 5 reasöns

  1. An entrepreneurial environment with immediate responsibility and a chance to make a difference from the word go
  2. Innovative projects with big name clients and exposure to future, cutting edge technologies
  3. Unlimited individual growth opportunities and the ability to create a personalised career path
  4. Access to a global network with opportunities to live and work abroad
  5. All the support, training and coaching you need to further your career
  • +X. A team spirit and family-like culture as exciting and colourful as our gradient coloured coffee marshmallows

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