ADAS Sensing Systems Technical Expert


On Site
Full Time


Systems engineering
Test cases
System integration
Electrical engineering
Computer science
IT management
Computer engineering
Product development
Computer hardware
Value engineering

Job Details

Job Description

The ADAS ( Advanced Driver Assist Technology) group develops state of the art software and algorithms to deliver best in class features like Adaptive Cruise Control, Automatic Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Monitoring, 360 Camera Systems, and Pro Trailer Hitch Assist. The team is responsible for the full end to end delivery of these features into production on all Ford vehicle lines.

What you'll do...
  • Support the development and integration of core radar and object tracking products on future vehicle program applications for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS).
  • Lead the system engineering of relevant functions, requirements, interfaces, and associated quality product that compose the sensing and perception stack
  • Develop the performance requirements for the sensing system relative to the feature attributes to ensure correct sensor performance envelop for the specific vehicle application
  • Lead the association of functions and their requirements to the hardware and software elements
  • Lead and develop the validation strategy of the sensing and perception system through leveraging analysis tools, test cases, etc.
  • Develop and support factory and online radar alignment strategies and vehicle application / integration
  • Support the development of Interface specifications, FMEAs, FTAs, robustness discipline design, and dependent fault analysis for safety related functions and features.
  • Support Sign-off of the sensing and perception system through review of test results
  • Develop technical excellence amongst the engineering staff through review of work product and technical mentorship

You'll have...
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years of technical experience with production ADAS system
  • 5+ years of technical leadership in electrical automotive systems
  • 5+ years of experience with requirement specification development

Even better, you may have...
  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
  • 15+ years of experience with automotive radar product development, including multiple generations of release
  • 10+ years of experience leading and mentoring technical engineering staff
  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) and associated languages / tools
  • Experience with radar-based object Tracking systems and their application across a fleet of vehicle programs
  • Experience with the systems integration of vision-based ADAS subsystems
  • Experience reviewing, categorizing and analyzing field data to determine error states/failure modes

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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