Ford Motor Company Senior Electrical Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa
Senior Electrical Engineer
This role is located in Dearborn, MI ( Hybrid 3 days a week)
We’re in the midst of the biggest change the automotive industry has ever seen. Just as cars changed the world over the last century - creating the driver, highways, gas stations, and malls - self-driving cars, electric powertrains, and connected vehicles will radically reshape how we live, work, and play, our cities and society themselves, in the next hundred years. At Ford, you’ll be at the heart of creating that future. You’ll be at the cutting edge of Ford’s most strategically critical work, designing people and society’s needs into the heart of our next generation of products, services and experiences.
An Electrical Engineer in the EE Core Systems team interacts with electrical module engineers and software development teams to scope and define vehicle system interfaces. This individual will be responsible resolving complex cross sub-system hardware and software compatibility issues. The individual will define the Electronic Control Module interfaces in the vehicle system including communication over a network, micro controller definition, microcontroller boot up time, module power distribution strategy, and module grounding strategy. The engineer with interface daily with a dynamic team to incorporate the Electronic Control Module design direction into the core methods, process and tools which enable engineering efficiencies.
What you'll do…..
Work on a team to development compatible electrical systems by solving electrical system/component compatibility issues in the forward model electrical system vehicle development.
Creating innovative engineering solutions by developing algorithms to replace manual engineering tasks.
Deliver Worst Case Circuit Analysis (WCCA) to enable the robust deliver of electronic Module Designs.
Perform rigorous mathematical evaluation of circuit performance attributes against tolerance limits, under simulation of unfavorable conditions.
Perform Module Interface Margin Analysis (MIMA) to enable the robust deliver of electronic systems.
Investigating WCCA tools for validation.
Implement WCCA Ford standards.
Develop WIKI to monitor architecture latency issue for selected microcontrollers.
Develop scripts using C, C++, Python or JAVA software coding to automate core systems tools / processes.
Develop repositories to house EE Core systems requirements.
Develop tool process changes to enhance Core Systems work.
Develop new digital methods, processes and tools for Core Systems.
Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field or a combination of education and equivalent experience
5+ years’ experience in electric circuit design and/or analysis
3+ years of coding experience (C, C++, Python, JAVA)
Even better if you have…..
Knowledge of Operation Systems Interconnection ( OSI).
Knowledge of agile program development and development tools (Jira skills).
Knowledge of Continuous Integration/Continuous Development pipeline (CI/CD).
Experience with GitHub
Industry experience in requirements & test methods
Knowledge and experience with developing software for tools and data analysis.
Experience with troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
Good communication and presentation skills.
Foster Technical design review process.
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 childcare 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.
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Visa sponsorship is available for this position.
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Requisition ID : 18212
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