Software Feature Implementer

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Software Feature Implementer
Ford Motor Company

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Job Description & Qualifications
Ford is seeking to hire a person with embedded software knowledge. The candidate will be responsible for the software in a body module. This means that they would have a detailed knowledge of the functional specification, conduct design review, help resolve vehicle/bread board issues 5+ years of engineering work experience and an understanding of embedded hardware and software design.

Responsibilities include:
  • Provide project management and technical leadership to the controls and electronics team. Scope projects and identify resource requirements. Developing/reviewing project work plans.
  • Translate product requirements into control system specifications
  • Resolve issues and/or ambiguities found in specifications during the vehicle development cycle.
  • Work with the FSS software team explaining software requirements.
  • Design state diagrams in Visio and develop Matlab Simulink models.
  • Conduct software design review with Suppliers.
  • Support vehicle launch
  • Generate functional specifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related engineering field
  • 1+ years of Embedded hardware and/or software design
  • 3+ years of engineering work experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field.
  • 1+ years of working with CAN and/or LIN vehicle networks
  • 1+ years of Project Management Experience
  • Familiarity with Teamcenter VSEM, JIRA, and Github
  • Familiarity with CANalyzer, AutoSar, and Functional Safety
  • Experience with Matlab and Stateflow
  • Knowledge of control theory and algorithm design via truth tables and finite state machines
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products
  • Experience in working with and/or for an electronics control manufacturer
  • 5+ years of engineering work experience

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.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration