Advanced Connected Vehicle Systems Engineer

Ford Motor Company   •  

Dearborn, MI

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Less than 5 years

Posted 54 days ago


  • Translate 1 pager feature definition into a customer user experience
  • Develop / Maintain Specifications and Release in Specification managementtools, - Review and approve component high-level design documents
  • Champion Technical Design Reviews, solicit feedback from all stakeholders, ensure buy-in including Privacy/Legal, Security, Safety (if required) in addition to functional and other feature owners
  • Maintain open requirements issue list, review, track and track issue change requests when necessary and champion process
  • Create and Maintain Feature / Enabler FMEA and quality documentation and ensure DVP captures test cases from both requirements and FMEA documentation

Primary Technical Skills

  • Experience working with Bluetooth protocols, standards, BLE, other transports
  • Familiarity with vehicle component-level system integration, vehicle CAN, Ethernet networks
  • Familiarity with mobile device software hardware platforms
  • Experience creating Failure Mode Avoidance documentation such as P-Diagrams, Boundary Diagrams, FMEAs for highly integrated systems
  • Experience in application, architecture design; design/delivery of complex integration solutions and some practical programming experience
  • Experience supporting DevOps such as developing operations plan, defining metrics, KPI's and resolving customer related issues

Primary Soft Skills

  • Strong communication and team player skills; able to work globally across diverse cultures
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills for overall architecture, application design
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to communicate with support personnel, application development personnel, vendors and management
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, team environment and ability to work under aggressive timelines and sporadic heavy workloads
  • Possess sustainability against changing demand from internal external business requirements
  • Be accustomed to operating agile and quickly to meet customer product demand

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science or related engineering degree
  • 2+ years of experience as a system engineer, system architect or feature owner

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Engineering
  • Experience launching new technology and complex systems
  • Verification/testing or system operations experience is a plus
  • Cross-functional experience with 2 or more areas: in-vehicle embedded telematics technology, body security electronic systems, IT backend / cloud based systems
  • 2+ years of experience with mobile app or various application server side or embedded development
  • 2+ years of experience working CAN, in-vehicle systems
  • 1+ years of experience of Bluetooth Low Energy integration and development experience