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Los Angeles , California

Job Category: Vehicle Controls Software Engineer

Company: Alten

Job Id: 2580



Vehicle Controls Software Engineer

We’re ALTEN Technology USA, an engineering company that provides solutions for engineering, technology, and product development projects. For decades, we’ve been helping our clients develop products that are changing the world, whether that’s by shaping the future of space exploration, saving lives with medical devices that set a new standard of care, or creating the fully autonomous electric taxi of tomorrow. Our team of more than 600 people work across industries including aerospace, medical devices and life sciences, unmanned systems and robotics, automotive OEM and tier 1 suppliers, commercial vehicle, electric vehicles, rail, and more. Our offices across the US have different industry focuses and engage with our clients in different ways, ranging from working on-site at client facilities to performing product development at our delivery centers.

ALTEN Group, our parent company, has been a leader in engineering and information technology for more than 30 years. ALTEN Group operates in 30 countries across Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East and employs more than 36,000 people, 88% of whom are engineers. The company covers the whole development cycle and offers a choice of service levels, from technology consulting to complete project outsourcing.

When you join ALTEN Technology USA, you join a group of people passionate about collaborating to solve some of the world’s most technical engineering challenges. Our success is tied to taking care of our employees by building relationships and providing opportunities for mentorship and career growth. We offer comprehensive benefits for all full-time employees, including medical, dental, and vision insurance; a 401(k) plan with employer matching; paid time off (PTO); paid parental leave; and mentorship to help you take your career to the next level.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Working with various departments to work on the vehicle control requirements
  • Design and develop control algorithms and logics for control module & create control designs, implementation and testing documents
  • Configuring components in the electric powertrain system & designing powertrain control software
  • Communicate with suppliers to define interfaces for components
  • Diagnostics design and testing for different vehicle systems
  • Prepare and present design reviews and address action items


  • Proficient in Matlab, Simulink, C/C++, and Stateflow
  • Experience with vehicle control modeling and familiarity with embedded control hardware and microcontrollers
  • Experience developing embedded software for real-time systems in Matlab
  • Must be able to work alone as well as with a team


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Control Engineering or equivalent



ALTEN Technology is a an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our Policy is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status.