Ford Motor Company RF and Electromagnetics Research Engineer in Dearborn, Michigan

30031BR

Job Title:

RF and Electromagnetics Research Engineer

Job Description & Qualifications:

We bring technologies to life. In Research and Advanced, we make driving more exciting, enjoyable and sustainable. Our connectivity systems allow Satelite Radio, Telematics, Global Positioning, Wi-Fi experiences in the vehicle to be Leadership in wireless communication functionality.

We are seeking seasoned professional who can contribute to our efforts with experience in the development of vehicle mounted Antennas, RF components and RF Systems. This position is focused on investigating new technology implementations for antennas, RF components and RF systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Antenna Research for LTE, mmWave, SDARS, GNSS, WiFi, and DSRC

  • Antenna design integration onto large structures (automotive)

  • RF and Electromechanical analysis of Antenna designs

  • Network and Spectrum analysis of Antenna performance

  • Antenna component test definition and verification

  • Vehicle level antenna test definition and verification

  • Vehicle CAD prep for antenna performance modeling using typical simulation tools (FEKO, HFSS, CST)

  • Antenna performance modeling using ex. FEKO, HFSS, CST or similar

  • Post process antenna data using Matlab or similar tools.

  • Perform system evaluation using Simulink, Keysight SystemVue or similar

​Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 2+ years’ experience with Electromagnetic/Antenna simulation tools such as FEKO, CST, HFSS, Matlab, or ADS

  • 3+ year’s antenna design experience from requirements definition through production testing

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PHD or MSEE

  • 5 years experience with Electromagnetic/Antenna simulation tools such as FEKO, CST, HFSS, Matlab, or ADS

  • 5 years antenna design experience from requirements definition through production testing

  • Antenna integration into large structures (automotive, aerospace…)

  • Antenna test experience using farfield or nearfield antenna ranges

  • Experience with network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, basestation emulators, power meters

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.

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:

30031BR

Company:

Ford Motor Company

Function:

Product Development

Skill Team:

Research & Advanced Engrg

Sub-Component:

Research & Advanced Engrg

State:

Michigan

Location:

Dearborn