Sr. Engineer - Dynamic Truck Systems

Place: Saint-Jérôme


Job Description

Reporting to the Department Head - Powertrain, Trucks, you'll be responsible for all technical aspects of truck dynamic systems. They include mainly: braking, suspension, steering and axle systems. You'll be responsible for engineering the systems, as well as coordinating the design and integration to complete the projects on time and on budget.

  • Define the system architecture.
  • Define and validate the system requirements taking into account the applicable standards and regulations.
  • Define and validate the system's mechanical and electrical interfaces.
  • Develop the system control logic with the software group.
  • Work with suppliers and other Lion groups to facilitate system integration into the vehicle.
  • Define the relevant test plans to verify the requirements.
  • Define system operational modes based on typical vehicle usage.
  • Analyze the probable causes of system failures and their effects (DFMEA).
  • Define verification and validation activities relevant to the system.
  • Support the production of new products.
  • Support customer problem solving
  • Model the system in a simulation environment (MatLab /Simulink).

Provide occasional support for production and test sites to help solve problems and implement testing


  • Bilingualism (English and French)
  • Design and integration of dynamic vehicle systems - brakes, suspension, steering, axles
  • Complex system failure analysis and solution integration
  • MS Office Suite
  • Catia, version 5 or 6
  • Systems simulation (MatLab/Simulink) an asset
  • Road transport standards and regulations an asset


  • Communicates effectively
  • Team player
  • Analytical
  • Quickly adapts to an ever-changing environment

Aptitudes / Approaches

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering
  • Member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec


  • Experience in the road transport field
  • 10 to 15 years' experience in a similar position
  • Experience in product development an asset

Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Recognition of years of service
  • Access to professional development
  • Competitive salaries
  • Exceptional work environment
  • Possibility to work remotely

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