Road Noise Engineer


On Site
Full Time


Product development
Design thinking
User experience
Issue resolution
Data acquisition
Process improvement
Positive attitude
Analytical skill
Software development
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?

Product Development uses design thinking & user experience methods to deliver breakthrough products and services that delight our customers. We bring innovative, exciting, and sustainable ideas to life.We have opportunities around the world for you to contribute to advancements in autonomy, electrification, smart mobility technologies, and more!

This team requests EST hours and we prefer candidates able to work hybrid from our Dearborn, MI office.

- Lead Road Noise attribute development, analyses, assessments and issue resolution using both analytical tools and vehicle testing
- Interface with Design, Vehicle Dynamics, and other attributes to develop cross-attribute solutions
- Independently run vehicle tests, including data acquisition and analysis as well as subjective evaluations
- Develop presentations/reports summarizing results; lead discussions
- Participate in Road Noise core projects (method/metric/target development, process improvements, etc.)
- Work will primarily be done on-site (i.e. not remote), collaborating with team members, working on parts and vehicles in the test garage and labs.

You'll have...

- BS in engineering
- 2-3 years Product Development experience preferred
- Positive attitude with a willingness to learn required
- Knowledge or experience with acoustics and vibrations a plus
- Ability to work both independently and in teams, as necessary
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
- Please include analytical skills (e.g. statistical, FEA, Matlab, LMS, other programming) in your resume and application

Even better, you may have...

- Post-graduate degree in Engineering, Acoustics or Physics
- Experience using NVH data acquisition systems
- Knowledge of automotive vehicle design (especially suspension, tires and/or body structures)
- Experience with Python, Matlab, and or other programing tools

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 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.

For a detailed look at our benefits, click here:

Please see our Company Profile.

This position is a range of salary grades 6-8.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

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