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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Electrical Engineering Manager

Location: 

Farmington Hills, MI, US, 48331

Req ID 38743
   

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead global ADAS Mazda application account for all aspects of application development, execution and compliance of ADAS application and business hunting projects globally
  • Provide technical expertise to all areas relating to ADAS Engineering to the global cross functional team
  • Provide overall direction and enforcement of GDPEP/EEPM application process
  • Interface to OEM and ZF design/application centers in Japan, US and other global locations to ensure successful development execution
  • Present ZF technology strategies to influence customer product development roadmaps for long term product portfolio alignment
  • Interface with global/regional program management, sales leads and portfolio team to facilitate business development and resolution of application program commercial issues
  • Interface/support global/regional quality leads and ZF manufacturing plant quality personnel to support 0-mileage/warranty performance improvements
  • Provide management support and escalation path for critical issues identified with application program developments
  • Drive Application Engineering group activities to achieve max re-use from core designs and BCC resource use 
  • Develop DCRP (Design Content Roll out Plan) in line with customer requirements and milestones
  • Lead/Support VAVE (Value added Value Engineering) and SRC (Supplier Request for Change) projects for application team
  • Co-ordinate product reviews and ensure system design is in line with the customer and internal core requirements by attending & arranging cross function team reviews
  • Work with Mechanical, Optics and Hardware teams to provide FOV (Field of view study) and Glare Testing for the camera installation
  • Arrange requirement traceability review sessions with Discipline leads
  • Coordinate cross-discipline Impact Analysis on Engineering Changes and follow internal processes for implementation and release
  • Follow methodical approach to issue resolution using 8D, 3X5 Why analysis, 7 QC Tools, DOE, 5P, 6M
  • Develop Master Project Schedule for all platforms, interfacing with various domains such as System, SW, HW, Mechanical, Optics, and Validation
  • Provide coaching and mentoring to team during execution of project
  • Coordinate and present material at Engineering gate and other management reviews

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of electrical or related engineering field and design experience.
  • 5+ years development of ADAS components such as cameras, radars, lidars, ECUs, and ADAS functions
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in engineering project management for Asian OEMs
  • Ability to communicate with and understand the needs of the cross-functional teams.
  • Strong sense of urgency and personal commitment.
  • Possess excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Highly motivated and disciplined in time management
  • Proven leadership skills

 

Be part of our ZF team as Electrical Engineering Manager and apply now!

 

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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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