Electronics & Controls Process Manager

Borgwarner Inc. Auburn Hills , MI 48326

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary

BorgWarner PowerDrive System's engineers develop and deploy innovative powertrain systems enabling the next generation of efficient, clean and intelligent drivetrain solutions. Our products must provide exceptional performance, efficiency and value in challenging safety-critical environments. To accomplish this we're looking for talented, passionate engineers who bring fresh ideas with their unique knowledge and experience to develop elegant solutions to these complex engineering problems.

As a member of the global Electronic Systems and Controls team, you will be leading the development of processes, methods and tools (PMT) for product development in the ES&C team. With your technical expertise you will be responsible for defining, maintaining and the continuously improving PMT work products, driving PMT alignment across PDS engineering site, achieving compliance to industry process and safety standards, ensuring PMT work product deadlines and deliverables are achieved. In addition, you will support/participate in cross business unit PMT activities.

The successful candidate will join a respectful, collaborative, and talented team, and will work in a professional high-tech environment with an opportunity to change and shape the future of mobility and transportation.


  • Accountable for the successful implementation of ES&C Development Processes

  • Manages the development of required Processes to meet customer expectations and industry standards

  • Ensure developed Processes are in adherence and support of the PDS Product Development Process

  • Drives accountability and action within the Process Team

  • Establish Process measures and metrics to demonstrate process adherence

  • Assesses projects to ensure compliance to processes and support resolution of nonconformance's

  • Achieve compliance to industry stands such as ASPICE and ISO26262

  • Drive continuous process improvement for efficiency, robustness, and changing industry standards

  • Leadership

  • Leads cross-location group of experts in the development of ES&C Processes

  • Organizes and facilitates global team meetings at the necessary frequency

  • Drive alignment within the Process Team and across PDS ES&C development sites

  • Seek alignment in a timely manner and/or set direction

  • Drives consistency across PDS location in processes, methods and tools

  • Communicates effectively

  • Bases communication in a fundamental understanding of BorgWarner and customer norms, values, and expectations

  • Demonstrates ability to effectively communicate with reports, peers, supervisors and customers both written and verbal

  • Guide, mentor and support projects teams to achieve compliance to internal processes

  • Achieves results through influence leadership

  • Leads by example

  • Provides appropriate constructive feedback where necessary to help team members be more effective

  • Ensures Process Team has resources to succeed

  • Instills clear and executable vision for the Process and the team

  • Demonstrates a positive attitude

  • Approaches Process execution and challenges with a professional, positive attitude

  • Respectfully challenges all levels within the organization when appropriate

  • Manages conflict

  • Deals with conflict swiftly, constructively, and decisively, inside and outside of BorgWarner, regardless of levels in the organization

  • Deals with conflict in an unbiased and arbitrating manner

  • Seeks compromise, but does not lose sight of the Program objectives

  • Development Process

  • Documents and articulates all aspects of the Program in thorough, accurate, and timely fashion

  • Ensure sufficient resources are allocated to the Program(s)

  • Demonstrates strong problem solving skills

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor degree in Systems, Hardware, Computer, Software Engineering or equivalent degree, Master's preferred.

  • 10+ years' experience developing embedded electronics products; automotive industry preferred.

  • 5+ years' proven track record of technical team leadership.

  • 5+ years' experience with developing, improving, or deploying electronics development processes, methods and tools.

  • Strong applied knowledge of Automotive SPICE, ISO26262 and IATF 16949.

  • Completed industry recognized Automotive SPICE training; certified provisional assessor or certified competent assessor preferred

  • Excellent organizational, time management and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

EEO Statement

BorgWarner is an equal employment opportunity employer such that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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