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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.

ADAS Principal Engineer - Validation Project Lead

Country/Region:  US
Location: 

Farmington Hills, MI, US, 48331

Req ID 42242 | Gbl Elec HQ - Farmington Hills, United States

  

ZF is a global technology company and supplies systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. The ZF Group develops solutions allowing vehicles to see, think and act and it is an innovation driver for automated driving technologies. Greater processing power and artificial intelligence are important prerequisites for autonomous driving functions from Level 4 and above. With it’s super computer product family ProAI, ZF offers a solution for all applications – from a basis ADAS function right up to autonomous cars, commercial vehicles and industrial applications.

 

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Track and align Validation activities within the project (equipment readiness, Test preparation, Test execution, Test Results analysis, Test reporting, risk, issue....)
  • Create and maintain overall Test schedule and overall Test strategy (understand each milestone) (e.g., Master Test Plan across all domains)
  • Validation Project Lead should monitor SYS.4 and SYS.5 (System Integration and System qualification Test activities) with master test plan.
  • Validation Project Lead will be single point contact for all test activities within a project and coordinating with domain leads
  • Review and release test reports including recommendation as input for engineering release approvals and C40 milestones within a project
  • Creation of System Verification Plan and ensure subsystem teams are following defined ZF processes and plan
  • Lead Environmental and EMC test activities with Test and Validation department
  • Track test progress as related to requirement releases for each validation domain (SYS.4, SYS.5)
  • Share and report test status to Engineering Project Lead and Management
  • Ensure ALMs open points are created for failures across test domains

 

Qualifications:

  • The project managing roles must have background on project management practices and experiences.
  • Good understanding of ASPICE Process
  • Knowledge of control unit-hardware / software and their interfaces (e.g., real time systems, bus systems, diagnosis protocols, ...)
  • Knowledge of CAN (Control Area Network), ETH vehicle network protocol
  • Knowledge of lab equipment (Multimeters, oscilloscope, use of automated test racks (e.g., Environmental test rack, HIL bench, vehicle test tools)
  • Knowledge of ECU(Hardware) validation and qualification tests (e.g., Design Validation, Product validation and good understanding of test performed during this phase)
  • Required 8+ years of experience that includes 3+ years of Test Engineering experience (running environmental, mechanical, EMI/EMC Testing or System Validation /vehicle validation on automotive components and providing results for analysis along with report creation for ZF internal purposes and customer submission)
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree preferred in Engineering (Electronics, electrical, software or similar discipline).

 

What we Offer:

  • Annual Incentive Plan
  • Paid Vacation
  • Personal Time
  • 401k Plan
  • Health Care Benefits
  • Paid Holidays 
  • Tuition reimbursement for educational advancement
  • A strong diversity culture
  • Supportive Employee Groups and community outreach activities

 

Be part of our ZF team as ADAS Principal Engineer - Validation Project Lead and apply now!

Contact

Kyle Nader

 

 

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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