Autonomous Vehicles - Federal Motor Veh. Safety Spec Development

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Autonomous Vehicles - Federal Motor Veh. Safety Spec Development
Ford Motor Company

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Job Description & Qualifications

Position Duties:
  • Working with Ford internal Safety Office to ensure Automated Vehicle (AV) offerings are in compliance with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety System (FMVSS) Requirements
  • Assisting in conducting experiments to validate vehicle system and subsystem performance meet safety targets
  • Development of system level functional safety requirements for automated vehicles
  • Assist in the creation of system level technical requirements for automated vehicles
  • Development of test plans and procedures for verifying that internally developed automated vehicle safety targets are met

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent engineering discipline
  • 3+ years’ experience performing systems engineering for new technology development
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2+ years’ experience testing automotive features / products to ensure adherence to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS).
  • Experience developing automotive technology aimed at making sure automotive technology / offerings are in compliance with government regulations
  • MS or Higher in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent engineering discipline
  • Knowledge of the Concept level, Preliminary Design, Final Design, and Test Development Phases in Automotive Development
  • Experience working in a team-based project from inception to finish across multiple disciplines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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, you 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.

Visa sponsorship may 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.