Oshkosh, Wisconsin

STS Technical Services is hiring Chief Engineers in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Position Summary:

Assume responsibility of engineering management position within a company and work within advanced engineering groups regarding development of intelligent products and on-board implementation of machine intelligence. The work encompasses development, verification and validation of artificial intelligence or machine learning algorithms, prescriptive and predictive analytics and applications to vehicle platforms or systems using embedded or edge computing hardware.  The target platforms or systems include, but not limited to, conventional, hybrid or electric vehicle powertrains, advanced suspensions, material handling and other auxiliary equipment for on-road and off-road applications.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Plan and direct projects related to research and development, verification, and validation, testing and production implementation of machine intelligence.
  • Analyze key performance indices including performance, weight, cost or reliability target for development, implementation, or production
  • Develop cost estimation and schedules to meet customers’ needs or requirements
  • Develop enhancement or alternative strategies based on results or customer’s feedbacks
  • Communicate with customers through oral communication, proposal, or presentation
  • Lead research and development on relevant technologies and
  • Establish visions or roadmaps for the team according to the needs of programs
  • Support or direct proposal effort with regards to acquiring appropriate funding or proposal efforts
  • Develop relationship with government customers, industrial partners, and universities for advanced product development
  • Lead the development of machine intelligence in data analytics or model-based development (MBD) environment using relevant tools (such as RTOS/Linux, Python,    Matlab/Simulink/Stateflow etc.) and supervise vehicle testing and eventual production implementation.
  • Determine priorities on tasks and ensure roles and responsibilities in the team are well understood
  • Prepare plan and work assignment for team members
  • Provide guidance or assistance to ensure projects completion on schedule and performance
  • Enforce proper use of engineering design practices, data analytics tools and coding standards, modeling/simulation standards, and embedded controls software development standard, CMMI procedures in the development and ensure the technical issues are resolved within the framework of company policies and procedures.
  • Maintain effective communication with suppliers, customers, and internal departments concerning technical issues affecting programs.
  • Provide management and guidance on resource planning, scheduling, and administration. Create and operate a positive work environment in which team members can learn and grow.


  • Essential leadership skill to help the company expand the business and inject innovation into the product or process
  • Strong education background and relevant expertise in a certain field
  • Strong and efficient time management, communication, and critical thinking skills
  • Provide insight on technical hurdles and troubleshooting guidelines to team members
  • Strong acumen to assess business needs and risks in daily operation and provide feedback to management
  • Strongly motivated in learning latest technologies and skills in relevant fields and be able to contribute to the technology advancement in the company

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and 12-plus years related experience or Master’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and 10-plus years related experience or Ph.D. degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with 5 years related experiences.
  • Automotive or heavy-duty vehicle background with vehicle system understanding Strong expertise and in-depth knowledge in one or more of the following fields: vehicle powertrain or chassis systems, embedded software or controls, machine learning and artificial intelligence, DevOps, big data platforms, IOT and cloud operation etc.
  • Work experience in automotive or heavy-duty vehicle CAN bus and architecture Knowledge in Mathworks, dSPACE or Vector tools and Autosar Work experiences embedded software and hardware, Linux operating system, RTOS, C/C++/C# or Python a plus.

Why Should I Apply?

Best in class benefits package including:
  • Medical Coverage on 1st day of employment
  • Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account & Flexible Spending Account
  • 401k Match .50 on every dollar up to 6%
  • Wellness Program
  • 27 days of vacation within 1st year
  • Education Reimbursement options
  • In addition, our client offers excellent growth opportunities and room for advancement.

About STS Technical Services:

STS Technical Services is a Top 100 Staffing Firm that’s partnered with some of the largest names in the aerospace, manufacturing, defense and industrial industries. Our professional recruitment teams put talented individuals to work at client locations all over the world, and we have hundreds of exciting career opportunities for you to explore! If you want to speak to a Recruiting Professional directly, call 1-800-359-4787. STS Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer. #ZR

Oshkosh, Wisconsin

About STS Aviation Group
STS Aviation Group was founded in 1986, and over the past three decades, the company has grown to become a global powerhouse in the aerospace industry. With headquarters in Jensen Beach, Florida and offices around the world, our company provides a growing range of solutions to the global aviation industry. These solutions include component sales and distribution, workforce management, aircraft engineering services, line maintenance, and aircraft repair and modifications.
Over the years, STS Aviation Group has become widely known for its breadth of capabilities and customer-centric approach to helping airlines and aircraft operators meet their critical operational and people requirements all over the world.
To learn more about STS Aviation Group and what makes us the company with “Solutions to Keep You Flying,” browse the pages of this website or give us a call today at 1-800-800-2400.

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