ADAS Embedded Software Performance Engineer

Location: Sunrise, Florida US


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Job Number: 10088

External Description: Job Description & Qualifications : At Ford Motor Company, we believe freedom of movement drives human progress. We also believe in providing you with the freedom to define and realize your dreams. With our incredible plans for the future of mobility, we have a wide variety of opportunities for you to accelerate your career potential as you help us define tomorrow's transportation.
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What you will be able to do:

  • As a ADAS Embedded Software Performance Engineer, you will Lead the performance measurement, analysis, reporting, and optimization of the interactions between software and hardware resources on embedded ECU's
  • Evangelize/coach documenting and implementing optimal use of system hardware resources - CPU, (shared) RAM, storage, I/O pipelines, accelerators
  • Evangelize/coach documenting and implementing for optimal software designs in Linux/QNX embedded systems
  • Create performance measurements dashboards containing timing information, resource consumption information, and trends
  • Define performance measurement profiles based on the hardware and software architecture, creating use cases considerate of features and functions under various stress conditions
  • Evaluate embedded software implementations and provide recommendations such as library type usage, stack vs heap tradeoffs, dynamic vs static memory allocation
  • Develop embedded and external user tools to aid in the collection, analysis, and reporting of system performance
The minimum requirements we seek:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field or a combination of education and equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in software development in C or C++
  • 5+ years of experience designing and implementing embedded systems for high performance, high reliability real-time embedded computing platforms
Our preferred requirements:
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
  • Demonstrated background in solving complex performance issues within the real-time embedded Linux/QNX domain
  • Deep knowledge of lower levels of the software stack, operating systems, software/hardware interactions, usage of system calls, threads, processes
  • Deep understanding of how design decisions made in the upper levels of the software stack affect lower levels and hardware/software resource usage
  • Ability to define performance activity frameworks/architectures
  • Ability to create processes and implementations based on industry practices and the unique needs of the embedded system
  • Experience with software in the ADAS domain, machine learning, sensors, ISP and vision pipelines
  • Automotive experience (MISRA, FuSa etc.) as it applies to performance analysis and improvement
What you'll receive in return: As part of the Ford family, you'll enjoy excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous PTO, retirement, savings and stock investment plans, incentive compensation and much more. You'll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.
Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is available for this position.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.
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Job Number: 60802BR

Community / Marketing Title: ADAS Embedded Software Performance Engineer

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