In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for the development and execution of system/vehicle tests and validation plans; close collaboration with cross-functional development teams in the US and Germany.
In this role, the selected candidate will apply engineering principles, experiences and various analysis tools to develop test plans/procedures required to validate simulation models and integrated control systems to ensure they meet acceptance criteria, performance level targets and any applicable internal standards.
In this role, the selected candidate will be writing hardware and software specifications, performing confirmation testing on the actual car and simulator, troubleshooting and fixing related problems, writing and presenting reports, working with component suppliers and other departments to resolve technical issues, researching new technologies and market trends, and making proposals for future products.
The HiL Test Design Engineer develops expertise in software test design and has advanced knowledge in vehicle functional partitioning, electrical and communication architectures, Ford's embedded software processes, and the Global Product Development System.
The Software Test Engineer defines software test strategy, test metrics and industry standard reports leveraging standard tools to design and develop software with sound, repeatable, industry best practices and in accordance with software development process.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for ensuring successful completion of full-size vehicle or pneumatic sled testing to regulations. Involves reviewing impact test regulations and test request provided by requestor, providing work instructions to Salaried Bargaining Unit technicians and mechanics, performing test to regulations, and post-test data validation.
In this role, you will perform root cause analyses and error corrections of software-level problems; support root cause investigations and special testing activities to resolve test incidents as assigned through the open issues list.
Participate in project - wide reviews of requirements, system architecture and detailed design documents. Provide hands - on assistance to identify and resolve issues that arise when integrating the application software with other software components.