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

Sr Systems Engineer, Product Innovation

Location: 

Lafayette, IN, US, 47904-1863

Req ID 33942
   

We are looking for a new colleague in the Engineering, Product Innovation department at our location in Lafayette, Indiana.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Develop new product concepts from ideation to Proof of Concept, develop and troubleshoot complex mechatronic vehicle systems, and analyze data to determine product improvement opportunities and new product concepts.
  • Act as subject matter expert on strategic technologies and scientific fields, scout technology to support new concepts.
  • Act as University research liaison.
  • Create concept documentation to support series production launch by product engineering, calculate and present economic value of concept.
  • Lead or support cross functional development teams as appropriate based on relevance of subject matter competence. 
  • Internally evangelize/advocate for new concept acceptance.
  • Mentor entry level new hires.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM related field with preference of advanced degree in ME/EE/Physics
  • 7 years minimum experience in mechatronic system development.  Experience in real time embedded safety critical automotive systems preferred.
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of organization.
  • Strong documentation skills and orientation.
  • Self-directed and highly motivated to create value by improving transportation safety and efficiency. 
  • Ability to travel as needed, both domestic and international

 

Be part of our ZF team as Sr Systems Engineer, Product Innovation and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT To 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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