Infotainment Embedded Software Engineer

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Infotainment Embedded Software Engineer
Ford Motor Company

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At Ford Motor Company, we are dedicated to designing, manufacturing and selling high quality vehicles that meet the diverse needs of our customers. We believe our employees and the different perspectives that they bring to the business are the driving force behind our success. Come discover a company that is focused on the quality of our vehicles, the environment, the community and the world in which we live.

The Infotainment Embedded Engineer is responsible for creating software for Ford’s infotainment systems. This includes features such as navigation, media, entertainment, phone, voice, AppLink, connectivity, and vehicle interfaces.


  • Develop requirements, designs, software, hardware, and/or tests for Ford’s infotainment systems
  • Design, document, integrate, and/or test features and underlying APIs / SDKs that provide services for: media, phone, navigation, speech–recognition, connectivity, and CAN network communication
  • Lead root cause analysis of software and/or defects focused on resolution of customer-visible issues and symptoms.
  • Participate in system design, documentation, analytics, and/or testing to deliver a best-in-class infotainment system

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Software program management or development experience on embedded, mobile, or consumer electronic platforms

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with the GNU toolchain and/or Unix: QNX, Linux, or equivalent
  • Experience with QNX and Qt/QML
  • Experience with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
  • Experience with communication protocols: CAN, TCP/IP, USB, Bluetooth, and/or Wi-Fi
  • Experience with revision control including: git, subversion, or equivalent
  • Working knowledge and experience developing an infotainment feature technology, such as navigation, voice recognition, media phone, connectivity, or a similar technology
  • Excellent project management skills, customer focus, as well as written and oral communication skills
  • Automotive product development process and quality experience (i.e., A-SPICE, FMEA, etc.)
The distance between imagination and …. Creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. And, it can be a road you start traveling right now. When you join Ford Motor Company, your journey begins. You become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. 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.