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Customer Applications Engineer (EPM)

Location: 

Livonia, MI, US, 48150

Req ID 35958 | Livonia Tech I, United States

  

We are looking for a new colleague in the Ford Customer Applications Department at our location in Livonia, Michigan.

 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead cross functional team consisting of hardware, software and performance engineers 
  • Work with ZF Program Management and Sales team supporting ongoing and new program acquisition
  • Main Customer interface and project lead for assigned projects 
  • Work with Ford on the interfaces of ZF’s next generation Braking Technology with future vehicle electrical and hydraulic interfaces.
  • Work with other ZF Chassis Technologies (ie ePowertrain / eLSD, etc) to define future interfaces capacity and capabilities.
  • Assist with the definition and interpretation of requirements.
  • Assist with the resolution of system issues and determine the root cause and resolution to verification and test incidents.
  • Coordinate and support communication meetings between Ford and ZF.
  • Recommend additional testing and development as required.
  • Maintain an awareness of Ford programs and vehicle systems
  • Represent Ford position when communicating with ZF, represent ZF’s position when communicating with Ford.
  • Provide Ford Prototype build site and assembly plant support as needed.

 

Your Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required.
  • Preferred minimum of 5 -7 years related Project or Program Management experience in a technical related field
  • Preferred, experience with data collection tools (i.e. CAN tools, data collection analysis).
  • Good written and oral communication skills – must be able to clearly and concisely communicate technical information.
  • Ability and ambition to work under pressure, meet schedules, and maintain a high level of output and flexibility.
  • Ability to travel, as required.

 

Be part of our ZF team as Customer Applications Engineer (EPM) and apply now!

 

 

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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.


Nearest Major Market: Livonia
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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