Ford Motor Company Autonomous Vehicles and Controls – Systems Testing and Development in Dearborn, Michigan

30178BR

Job Title:

Autonomous Vehicles and Controls – Systems Testing and Development

Job Description & Qualifications:

Candidates for consideration will be responsible for supporting research and developmental efforts in Next-Generation Driver Assistance technologies.

Job responsibilities may encompass :

  • Creating and maintaining test documentation including procedures, best practices, reports.

  • Analyzing and reviewing test data to ensure proper system operation by utilizing real-time and post-processing data analysis tools (e.g. Matlab, etc.)

  • Designing and conducting experiments to validate vehicle system and subsystem performance

  • Defining system performance metrics and developing analysis software

  • Integrating vehicle and test hardware

  • Participating in requirement setting and failure mode analysis

  • Implementing and automating of regression and functional tests for software components

  • Implementing software to run real time or post process sensor data

  • Establishing guidelines to promote vehicle testing in a safe, effective, and efficient manner

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Aerospace or Robotics

  • 1+ years’ experience in science and engineering with vehicle testing skills (coursework allowed)

  • 1+ years’ experience using data analysis tools (Matlab) to visualize and understand experiment data (coursework allowed)

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience working in a team-based project from inception to finish across multiple disciplines, e.g., hardware design and implementation, data acquisition and analysis, mathematical modeling, algorithm development, application implementation, systems engineering, etc.

  • Experience in a development or production system test environment

  • Experience in automotive or aerospace system testing and integration

  • Experience with systems engineering disciplines

  • Experience with model-based systems design tools, (e.g., SysML, DOORS, etc.)

  • Familiarity with CAN protocol, BroadR-Reach, GPS

  • Proven experience in problem solving, troubleshooting, and quick thinking

  • Experience with hands-on vehicle modifications, test setup, data acquisition, test driving

  • Experience with setting up and using test bench (HIL, SIL, MIL)

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is 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.

Auto req ID:

30178BR

Company:

Ford Motor Company

Function:

Autonomous Vehicles

Skill Team:

Autonomous Vehicles

Sub-Component:

Autonomous Vehicles

State:

Michigan

Location:

Dearborn