Job Information

G-TECH Services, Inc. Applications Engineer General in Dearborn, Michigan

Position Description:

Here is an opportunity to develop the latest cross vehicle sub-system features and technologies. These Ford Feature Owner positions involve an ownership of features from first concept through development and into production. Some of the features in production that we deliver include Lincoln Welcome & Farewell, Zone Lighting, Frunk and hundreds more. Today is the age of electrification and automation of the automotive industry with new features proposed daily and we need people that are creative and motivated to deliver the features of tomorrow to our customers.

Skills Required:

• Execute a Systems Engineering approach to new feature design to meet customer needs. • Lead the development of new features at the systems engineering level from early feature development to production and manage feature upgrade and migration plan • Develop high level network, wiring and power distribution topologies / schematics / block diagrams • Allocate features and functions across electronic modules and subsystems to meet cost, quality and feature performance targets • Develop feature specifications, feature Failure Mode Avoidance documentation, feature verification plan, etc. • Review existing system designs to find new opportunities for cost or quality improvement. Interact with program teams, core engineers and functional areas to create balanced solutions to competing requirements • Develop relationships with cross functional teams and supply base to learn about the latest technologies and possible implementation • Analyze complex cross-functional systems and implement innovative solutions • Lead trade-off discussions with cross-functional teams • Communicate complex systems, issues and resolutions in a clear and concise manner • Utilize connected data & data analytics to develop a deep understanding of the customer

Experience Required:

• 3+ years of experience with vehicle electrical systems and/or features • Strong learning agility • Ability to lead cross-functional teams • Strong systems thinking and analytical skills • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written, with the ability to quickly understand and articulate complex issues • Emotional resilience to negotiate cross functional trade-offs

Education Required:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related degree

Education Preferred:

• Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

Additional Information :

Preferred Qualifications • 5+ years of related experience in an automotive engineering role • In-depth knowledge of Quality Documents (DFMEA, LFMA, and boundary diagrams) • Functional knowledge electrical module design, networking, wiring, power distribution, chassis systems, lighting systems, etc. • Electrical Systems Engineering experience including understanding of systems engineering V model • Electrical D&R experience • Electrical testing experience

Category Product Engineering

Function Engineering

Req ID JN -112021-116758

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