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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Product Innovation Engineer Active Safety, ADAS, ADS

Country/Region:  US
Location: 

Auburn Hills, MI, US, 48326

Req ID 43396 | Auburn Hills, United States

  

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Commercial Vehicle solutions from the ZF Group provide the capability to shape the future of commercial transportation systems. With a comprehensive portfolio and expertise it enables ZF to reimagine transportation for a safer and sustainable tomorrow. Our technologies and services for commercial vehicles and fleets make them more efficient, safe, connected, intelligent and automated wherever they operate.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

•    Analysis and design of electronic circuits for vehicle controls, ADAS and ADS.
•    Experienced in vehicle sensor technology (radar / lidar / camera).
•    Experience in sensing data processing, communication protocols and telematics.
•    Specify technical system requirements derived from customer (internal / external).
•    Analyze complex data, extract information and present results.
•    Develop technical concepts and requirements for assigned projects.
•    Formulate Safety Goals, Functional / Technical Safety Concepts according to ISO26262.
•    Define advanced development plan to achieve proof of concept.
•    Plan resources in collaboration with other R&D groups and track project milestones and for hand-over to product engineering.
•    Integrate technology into appropriate test or demonstration vehicles.
•    Create documentation for prototype releases to deliver to series production teams.
•    Strong team player.
•    Adaptable – work several varied projects.
•    Creativity and novelty.
•    Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, formal training, reviewing professional publications, establishing and expanding professional networks, and participating in professional societies.
•    Comply with all company policies and procedures.
•    Perform other duties as assigned.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s degree or the foreign equivalent in Electrical / Electronics, Mechatronics or Computer Science. 
3 plus years of experience in an application, software, or system engineering occupation for vehicle dynamics / vehicle controls / vehicle connectivity. The required experience must have included:
•    Work with Data Analytics and Software Development.
C-Suite / AutoSar / CANalayzer / Vector Tools / Matlab/Simulink
•    Experience working with using modern tools and techniques for requirements management, system architecture and design.

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • A supportive collaborative team environment
  • Annual Incentive Plan
  • Paid Vacation
  • Personal Time
  • 401k Plan
  • Health Care Benefits
  • Paid Holidays (13 fixed holidays)
  • A Hybrid Work Schedule (3 days remote/2 days onsite)
  • Tuition reimbursement for educational advancement
  • A strong diversity culture
  • Supportive Employee Groups and community outreach activities

 

 

 


Physical demands and work environment:  The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the associate is occasionally required to stand, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools; or controls;  reach with hands and arms; ascend stairs; balance; stoop; kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear taste or smell.  The associate must occasionally lift and /or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to focus.
 

 

Be part of our ZF team as Product Innovation Engineer Active Safety, ADAS, ADS and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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