Engineer: Automotive Control Module Software

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Engineer: Automotive Control Module Software
Ford Motor Company

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Job Summary:

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.

In this role you will work with High Voltage Powertrain Controls/Software Engineers in the development of software requirements for electronic control modules used in the electrified powertrain.

Position Duties
  • Work with core engineers, system engineers and suppliers to develop control module requirements
  • Participate in sourcing efforts for automotive control modules
  • Work with suppliers to implement control module software that meets requirements
  • Evaluate prototype module function and help supplier debug issues
  • Support system level testing to validate component (electrical breadboard and vehicle)

Basic Qualifications:
Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical/Electronic Engineering required
  • 2+ years of automotive engineering experience with entire software development process of a control module, including design, coding, debugging and testing
  • 1+ years of experience C or C++

Preferred Requirements:
  • Familiar with CANalyzer and CANoe tool for testing, and CAPL script for field debugging
  • Familiar with Matlab modeling, code generation, debugging and model testing
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office tools: PowerPoint, Excel and Word
  • Ability to support code review
  • Understanding of CAN multiplex communications
  • Cursory knowledge of DIN, ISO15118, and SAE J1772 standards
  • Knowledge of high voltage automotive systems and electric and/or hybrid electric vehicle systems preferred
  • Strong teamwork and collaboration skills, self-motivated, eager to take responsibility and deliver results with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated experience working with cross functional teams and driving product development issues to resolution
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills - ability to organize multiple inputs into succinct summary and manageable discussion

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team, discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll 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 is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered.

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.