ADAS Vehicle System Integration Program Engineer

Location: Dearborn, Michigan US


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Job Number: 10138

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ADAS Vehicle System Integration - ADAS Program Engineer

Come join our team in one of the most exciting and developing areas in the automotive industry. ADAS systems provide our customers with new and outstanding experiences and serve as a bridge to the future of autonomous driving. Our team develops and validates state-of-the-art vehicle-level driver assist technologies or features such as Active Drive Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Pro Trailer Backup Assist, Active Park Assist, Intelligent Lighting, Pre-Collision Assist with AEB, Ford Co-Pilot 360 and other SAE Level 2/3 autonomous technologies. The ADAS team strives to make driving more exciting, enjoyable and balanced.

What you will be able to do:

This position is for a sophisticated Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Programs Integration Engineer with the focus on ensuring ADAS features delivers expectations of the customer.

  • You will lead program interface responsibilities, representing our North America ADAS department.
  • Collaborate with features Authorities, user experience teams, functional partners like Electrical, Chassis, and Powertrain, along with the Program Team to deliver to GPDS landmark requirements, post through launch.
  • Lead development and execution of design verification testing plan and sign-off.
  • Lead / support cascade of customer performance requirements for ADAS features
  • Lead / support the development of verification plans and verification methods, and document in eFDVS, e2KS, and FEDE
  • Work with our Hardware-In-Loop and Simulation (CAE) teams to deliver to Pre- and DCV requirements
  • Collaborate with global functional partners to meet system and vehicle level performance
  • Support feature calibration studies to satisfy vehicle-level performance requirements
  • Benchmark competitors and supervise public domain requirements
  • Be the Voice of our ADAS team in program communications and meetings, such as VPATs, PSTs, PRMs, and EMMs
The minimum requirements we seek:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Related Field.
  • 6+ months of experience (internship or coursework also permitted) with ADAS
  • 6+ months of experience (internship or coursework also permitted) with actuators or control systems or steering

Our preferred qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
  • 3+ years of experience with ADAS
  • 4+ years of experience with actuators or control systems
  • 3+ years of experience in project management and/or an integration role, leading and advising other team members
  • Experience in developing features in the Driver Assistance domain using radars, cameras, lidars, ultrasonic sensors and other related vehicle systems (body, electrical, chassis, powertrain)
  • Exposure to vehicle attributes development (Vehicle Dynamics, NVH, Package, Performance/FE, etc.)
  • Experience applying Systems Engineering principles
  • Strong leadership skills, passion for quality, passion to improve customer happiness
  • Strong oral & written skills
  • Ability to work both independently and take initiative when vital
  • Strong teamwork & interpersonal skills
  • Experience with GPDS breakthrough deliverables
  • Troubleshooting experience with electromechanical systems
  • Experience with Matlab/Simulink
  • Experience using typical automotive interfaces: CAN, CANFD, Autosar, Auto-Ethernet, etc.
  • Experience using Vector CANape, CANalyzer and dSPACE Controls Desk or similar tools
  • Experience in verification techniques (design verification methods, vehicle data acquisition/analysis)
  • Experience with virtual validation methods (HIL/MIL/SIL)

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.

If you have what it takes to help us redefine the future of mobility, we'd love to have you join us.

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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: 60889BR

Community / Marketing Title: ADAS Vehicle System Integration Program Engineer

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