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

Principal Electronics Engineer

Location: 

Farmington Hills, MI, US, 48331

Req ID 35462
   

Position Overview:
Actively engaged in generating innovation through design and development of industry leading hardware solutions for Advanced Driver Assist Systems in and around the vehicle.  The candidate will interact in a diverse environment that fosters collaboration, embraces challenge and celebrates success.  Working as a member of a highly focused team, the candidate will have the opportunity to develop the next generation of products supporting enhanced driver perception and safety.

 

Responsibilities:  
•    Lead/support the design, development, and analysis of hardware schematics, BOMs & layouts of ADAS modules.
•    Utilize engineering disciplines including Electrical Engineering Process Management, Six Sigma, DFMEA, DFM/DFA, WCA, to develop robust design solutions.
•    Understand and demonstrate a working knowledge of product designs, components and process technologies fundamental to advanced vision systems.
•    Generate concise and effective analyses, reports and presentations for both internal and customer focused discussions and reviews.
•    Analysis of sensor and system performance.
•    Develop system/component test plans and processes.
•    Verify HW design against requirements
•    Lead/support supplier discussions.
•    Develop test instrumentation and/or support hardware.
•    Interface control document creation.
•    Understand automotive customer requirements, project milestones, technology relevance and capability.
•    Generate project timelines and execute plan to established milestones.
•    Understand system level requirements driving cost capable component level designs.
•    Component/System validation test definition and support.

 

Experience:  
•    8 + years of electrical engineering and design experience.
•    Demonstrated working knowledge of design tools and methods for high speed HDI designs.
•    Knowledge of packaging electronics, vision systems or optical sensors.

 

Position Requirements: 
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
•    Demonstrated project management skills.
•    Experience/knowledge of CMOS sensors, Lenses, and optical systems is desired.
•    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.
•    Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex documents, circuits, datasheets and requirements.
•    Highly motivated and disciplined in time management.
•    Design and layout experience of high speed digital components and circuits.
•    Microprocessor, DSP, Power Supply, and DDR experience required.  FPGA experience desired.
•    Experience generating and interpreting worst case analysis (WCA), reliability Matrix, and DFMEA’s.
•    Capability to use lab tools, equipment and techniques to verify circuit operation.
•    Extensive use of simulation tools including signal integrity, power integrity, and measurement techniques for DDR.

 

Infrequent travel: Domestic & International

 

Be part of our ZF team as Principal Electronics Engineer and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.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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