SAE J1939 Engineer Jobs

We recruit SAE J1939 engineers in the automotive and embedded systems industry who have extensive knowledge of the relevant safety standards and how each influences what needs to be done in a project.

Skills and Responsibilities

  • SAE J1939 is a protocol that affects networks of vehicle components, and so we mainly recruit for these kinds of roles within the transport and automotive sectors
  • The SAE J1939 engineer roles we recruit for require a good understanding of the range of different safety standards that fall under the umbrella of SAE J1939, and knowledge of how these standards need to be considered within the software and product development cycle
  • Because SAE J1939 is a protocol based on Controller Area Network (CAN), role requirements also often involved experience working with networks of devices and microprocessors, often specifically within automotive companies
  • SAE J1939 is now sometimes also applied to industrial automation projects, and some of our roles may require knowledge and experience in this industry as well
  • Why KO2?

    Since the use of electronic components and embedded systems and networks in automotive vehicles became popular, embedded systems engineers have become increasingly valuable in automotive companies where vehicle software is becoming more complex. SAE J1939 engineers or engineers with experience working with these industry standards are growing more and more in demand, especially as vehicle fleets require more complex engineering.

    Automotive companies and specialist embedded systems developers are looking for a variety of engineers who have an understanding of SAE J1939 standards and who can design, develop and integrate networks and components for vehicles that adhere to these standards.

    KO2 is the best choice for a specialist recruitment agency with experience in sourcing candidates and working with clients in the embedded systems discipline. We have 25 years of experience and knowledge of what is needed in roles such as SAE J1939 engineer and understand the industry uniquely, ensuring that you get the right people for the jobs you recruit for.

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