Lead Electronics Engineer

Ford Motor Company

At Ford Motor Company, we believe freedom of movement drives human progress. We also believe in providing you with the freedom to define and realize your dreams! With our incredible plans for the future of mobility, we have a wide variety of opportunities for you to accelerate your career potential as you help us define tomorrow’s transportation.

Electric Vehicle Digital Design (EVDD) is responsible for developing the key technologies and capabilities – such as EV platforms, batteries, e-motors, inverters, charging and recycling – to create ground-up breakthrough electric vehicles. By joining the best software, engineering, design and UX talent, you will be a part of creating new technologies and concepts that can be applied across the Ford enterprise. Being on the EVDD team means building the future as Ford’s center of innovation and growth through electric and connected vehicles and services.

Work with cross domain function owners to capture requirements and define electrical interfaces

Design electronic control units to drive vehicle interfaces

Define execute and document circuit level bench testing of electronic hardware

Define and execute and document robustness and reliability validation of electronic components

Document circuit level analysis and functional safety work products (DFMEA, FMEDA, WCCA, etc )

Support the system integration team to root cause electrical interfaces on test benches and vehicles

Domestic and international travel up to 25%

Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or similar program

Three years designing electronic hardware in an automotive environment

Eight years designing electronic hardware in professional environment

Experience with high voltage and low voltage systems of an electric vehicle

Clear oral and written communication skills

Experience working with cross functional teams consisting of multi-disciplinary experts delivering a product

Preferred Requirements:

Experience with automotive communication protocols (CAN, LIN, Automotive Ethernet, etc)

Experience designing with high speed interfaces (PCIe, USB 3, DDR 4, etc)

Experience with ISO-26262-5 development process

Experience launching products related to a production scale electric vehicle

What you’ll receive in return:

As part of the Ford family, you’ll enjoy excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package that includes generous PTO, retirement, savings and stock investment plans, incentive compensation and much more. You’ll also experience exciting opportunities for professional and personal growth and recognition.

If you have what it takes to help us redefine the future of mobility, we would love to have you join us.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

We are 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.

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Requisition ID : 31378

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