Job Description: & Qualifications
At Ford Motor Company, we are dedicated to designing, manufacturing and selling high quality vehicles that meet the diverse needs of our customers. We believe our employees and the different perspectives that they bring to the business are the driving force behind our success. Come discover a company that is focused on the quality of our vehicles, the environment, the community and the world in which we live.
The Chassis Brakes Engineer is responsible for delivery of foundation brake systems and components. Responsibilities include the design and package of components, overall system performance, cost and quality
The engineer leads component and system design and development, validating and signing-off all key brake performance and attribute requirements
Running vehicle tests, bench tests for specific functions
Working with brake development engineers for refining functional characteristics of the brake components, system, features and the vehicle
The engineer manages supplier delivery and performance
Serve as a leader and representative of brake engineering to interfacing organizations
Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related degree
Experiences in functional engineering desirable, preferably chassis or automotive-related work experience (Ford, OEM or supplier)
Strong leadership skills inherent self-starter, self-motivated, with strong drive for results.
Project management skills - Capable of managing projects by looking both at the big picture objectives and at detail administration to achieve these objectives.
Strong oral/written communication skills to lead group projects, issue resolution, and management reviews
Able to work in unfamiliar and unstructured situations and succeed
Computer-literate. Proficiency in MS Office/Outlook: Excel; Word, PowerPoint, CAD (Catia / Team Center) exposure, etc.
Recognized in prior work assignments for demonstrated performance
Demonstrated proficiency in engineering disciplines preferred: DVP&R, DFMEA, 8D, Process Controls, Reliability, and System Engineering Fundamentals
Ability to travel and support Ford Motor Company final assembly plants and supplier sites, when required, during project delivery
Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we are Built Ford Tough. We are one team striving to make people's lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.
Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered.
Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.
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