Software Development Coordinator



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Northern California Engineering - (USA) 3101 Zinfandel Drive Suite 240 CA Rancho Cordova , CA 95670



Job Description

Job Introduction:

The scope of work is within Mercedes-Benz Cars as well as Mercedes-AMG for conventional, electrified, and Hybrid powertrains in current development and Lifecycle-Management projects.


As a Software Development Coordinator, your main responsibility is:

* to ensure the implementation of Software into production and the After-Sales. The Software Development Coordinator role consists of the following major areas: plan, coordinate, and support Powertrain Project activities by creating timelines and identifying critical deadlines.

* Coordinate software and dataset changes with the responsible Engineers.

* Maintaining detailed documentation of software and dataset changes.

* Documentation of Software Part Numbers.

* Support Software launches at plants worldwide.

* Support validation and testing activities.

Education & Experience Required Qualifications:

* The minimum level of education required and required field of study: Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Engineering

Minimum skills required:

* Demonstrate strong leadership skills in leading projects working with local and external teams from Daimler RD and suppliers.

* Possess technical knowledge in product design, issue resolution, and product launches.

* Strong knowledge of the Automotive Development System.

* Work experience with system engineering, product validation, statistical analysis, system & vehicle integration, and Design For Six Sigma (DFSS).

* Strong project management skills including scheduling, critical path, trade-offs, recovery plans, value analysis, and Work Breakdown Structure (WBS).

* Ability to facilitate efforts for problem-solving and lessons-learned sessions

* Well-versed in quality tools and best practices including Key Performance Metrics (KPI), ISO standards, and the Product Development Quality Operating System.

* Strong planning and organizational skills.

* Ability to monitor cost and drive for the best value equation.

* Ability to create Risk Management Plan.

* Proficient in all PC applications including Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

* Knowledge of powertrain calibration tools such as INCA is a plus.

* Technical and analytical skills including systematic and critical thinking.

* Work experience with project management tools including Gantt Chart, Project Tracking, Cause and Effect Diagrams, and Pareto Chart and Pareto Analysis Division/Business Group: Powertrain