Product Development Engineer


On Site
Full Time


Software design
Systems engineering
Issue resolution
Data collection
Technical Support
Problem solving
Organizational skills
Analytical skill
Value engineering

Job Details

Job Description

We are the movers of the world and the makers of the future. We get up every day, roll up our sleeves and build a better world -- together. At Ford, we're all a part of something bigger than ourselves. Are you ready to change the way the world moves?

In this position...

Opening is for a Fuel systems program / applications Design & Release engineer. The D&R would be a member of a larger D&R team tasked with delivering a complete fuel system to a program.

This position requires strong engineering, analytical, and communication skills to be successful.

What you'll do...
  • Lead overall design, validation, and launch of fuel system components, potentially including fuel tank, fuel lines, fuel filler pipe, carbon canister and vapor components, etc.
  • Manage system engineering and integration into the vehicle platform
  • Lead milestone signoff reviews for related components to ensure that all design requirements are met
  • Support issue resolution including data collection and analysis to support root cause confirmation and corrective actions
  • Manage component and system level validation testing to support engineering milestone signoffs
  • Communicate status and issues to broad audience including senior management and program teams

You'll have...
  • Bachelor's of Science in Engineering.
  • Master's degree in engineering preferred.
  • At least 2 years of design and release experience. Previous Fuel Systems and launch experience is desired.
  • Proficiency in the usage of D&R tools such as WERS, Teamcenter, FEDE, Global 8D, DFMEA, DVP&R, PV, APQP Reviews, and AIMs
  • Self-starter with excellent communication skills who can look ahead for the GPDS program deliverables, develop a workplan and drive the process both inside of Ford and with the supply base to meet the deliverables.
  • Strong problem-solving skills for complex issues using a data-driven approach.
  • Familiarity with fuel system components, materials, and their manufacturing processes
  • Strong organizational skills

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.

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This position is a range of salary grades 5-8 .

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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