at Ford Motor Company in Springfield, Illinois, United States
Hardware Architecture and Design
Ford’s Model E team is charged with delivering the company’s vision of a fully electric transportation future. Model e is customer-obsessed, entrepreneurial, and data-driven and is dedicated to delivering industry-leading customer experience for electric vehicle buyers and owners. You’ll join an agile team of doers pioneering our EV future by working collaboratively, staying focused on only what matters, and delivering excellence day in and day out. Join us to make positive change by helping build a better world where every person is free to move and pursue their dreams.
This is not a remote position; you must be onsite for 3 days per week.
In this position…
The engineering leader will be responsible for putting together architectures for the next generation compute, power and communication modules. Design, implement and review schematics as well as layouts for printed circuit board (PCB)
Architect and design the next generation of Electrical/Electronic modules with respect to High Performance Computing design for vehicle autonomy and entertainment.
The engineering leader will be responsible for creating new validations test setups to facilitate High Speed digital testing as well as power testing.
What you’ll do…
High Speed digital testing as well as power testing. The engineering leader will work closely with the Ford electronics product development teams, as well as with Safety, Software, Mechanical, and Manufacturing teams to assure robust and safe designs. Provide technical support to product design teams.
Develop test plans, block diagrams, processor/system on chip interface requirements
Foster a highly collaborative, motivated team environment and partner with hardware engineers, suppliers, manufacturers, quality engineers, project managers, embedded system engineers, embedded software developers, and embedded software quality assurance engineers daily
Collaborate with the software team to support hardware bring-up and testing
+ Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or combination of education and equivalent experience
+ 10+ years of hardware design experience focusing on high-speed digital designs and power management
Even better, you may have…
+ Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or combination of education and equivalent experience
+ 12+ years of hardware design experience focusing on high-speed digital designs and power management
+ Microcontrollers and/or ARM Cortex microprocessors
+ Communication such as Wi-Fi, 2G, 3G, 4G, Bluetooth, CAN, LIN, UART, Ethernet, USB, etc.
+ High speed interfaces such as PCIe, MIPI and DDR
+ Program management skills, customer focus, mentoring skills, as well as written and oral communication skills
+ Full product life cycle for complex compute intensive hardware designs
+ Integration of one or more graphical processors and off-the shelf components like modem, etc
+ Design and code integration on hardware
+ Automotive product development process and quality experience (i.e., FMEA, WCCA, etc.)
You may not check every box, or your experience may look a little different from what we’ve outlined, but if you think you can bring value to Ford Motor Company, we encourage you to apply!
As an established global company, we offer the benefit of choice. You can choose what your Ford future will look like: will your story span the globe, or keep you close to home? Will your career be a deep dive into what you love, or a series of new teams and new skills? Will you be a leader, a changemaker, a technical expert, a culture builder…or all of the above? No matter what you choose, we offer a work life that works for you, including:
+ Immediate medical, dental, and prescription drug coverage
+ Flexible family care, parental leave, new parent ramp-up programs, subsidized back-up child care and more
+ Vehicle discount program for employees and family members, and management leases
+ Tuition assistance
+ Established and active employee resource groups
+ Paid time off for individual and team community service
+ A generous schedule of paid holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day
+ Paid time off and the option to purchase additional vacation time.
For a detailed look at our benefits, click here:
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Requisition ID : 18026