ZF ADAS Equipment and Instrumentation Lead in Farmington Hills, Michigan
ADAS Equipment and Instrumentation Lead
Division A - GEE – Engineering – Electronics
This role is responsible for maintaining AEB targets, PED AEB targets, data collection equipment while providing test, development measurement mentorship and guidance for validation, test and development engineers. Therefore, the ADAS Equipment and Instrumentation Engineer must work collaboratively with test engineers, algorithm engineers, purchasing and other internal staff
Expected responsibilities will include the following:
Oversite, schedule control, mentorship and training for the set-up of data acquisition equipment
As required, maintain, modify and improve test equipment and test system infrastructure
When required, purchase, design and develop new test equipment and test control systems
Providing advice and consultant support for the acquisition of new equipment – this may mean attending test equipment demonstrations or evaluations of test tools
Stay abreast of upcoming regulations and the needs for new test equipment technologies
Follow ZF processes to purchase new equipment
As required write procedures and standards to support the use and operation of new and existing test equipment
Understand and ensure compliance with relevant health and safety regulations and quality standards
BSEE, BSME, Engineering Technology Degree, Instrumentation Engineer or
5 + years of experience in automotive engineering working in product development with a preferred focus on vehicle system testing.
Knowledge of and understanding of automotive electronics manufacturing processes is a plus.
Knowledge of laboratory tools for performing product analysis and testing
Knowledge in Automotive SPICE assessment model a plus
Ability to rapidly assess a system under real life condition by “reading” the traffic to create relevant scenarios (creative driving).
Tester / Test management skills.
Microsoft Office suite skills including PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
Ability to communicate with and understand the needs of internal and external clients.
Strong sense of urgency and personal commitment.
Able to contribute to strong and dependable teams.
Possesses excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex documents
Good driving skills (feeling for vehicle behavior, reliable control of vehicle when carrying out defined test scenarios especially if supporting cars are involved, experienced in driving at all traffic conditions)
Valid Driver license in Good Standing
Required Education and Experience
Experience and Skill Requirements
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran