Roles & Responsibilities:
Under limited supervision, coordinates and manages embedded software design projects. Negotiates specification, software deliverable schedules and change requirements with customer. Provides initial approval of embedded software coding in light of specifications and requirements. Develops and defines embedded software test strategies and plans. Conducts peer review meetings. Investigates and follows up on major or non-routine customer field complaints. Recommends and implements resolutions. Oversees, assigns and reviews work of lower level colleagues. Coaches and provides guidance, feedback and on-the-job training. May provide input into performance evaluations.
Provides support to sales efforts by developing materials for technical review, and preparing and delivering technical presentations to affiliates and customers on existing product(s) and/or routine issues.
Creates and follows project schedules, develops software design concepts and complex specifications and oversees specification preparation and initial approval. Creates detailed specifications of design, features and/or algorithms. May create prototypes to evaluate product concept.
Provides initial approval of embedded software coding in light of specifications and requirements.
Develops and defines embedded software test strategies and plans. Attends customer vehicle and bench checks. Analyzes test results and ensures they meet specifications. Develops design improvements, as appropriate. Reviews defect reports and explains to management where necessary.
Conducts peer review meetings. Interacts with other software team leaders to discuss testing strategies.
Reviews quality related issues and provides initial approval of recommended improvements. Identifies and implements process and product improvements, as needed.
Investigates and follows up on major or non-routine customer field complaints. Recommends and implements resolutions.
Conducts risk management analysis activities and defines and identifies potential issues or problems.
Develops and delivers technical review materials to support RFQ.
1.Oversees, assigns and reviews work of lower level colleagues. Coaches and provides guidance, feedback and on-the-job training. May provide input into performance evaluations.
2.Conducts market research and bench-marking where appropriate for use at Technical Reviews. Performs patent searches, creates and submits new patent requests, researches and reviews existing patents.
3.Stays abreast of worldwide technical trends, initiates and recommends improvements to process and/or tools where necessary.
4.Analyzes current processes, systems and equipment and recommends and implements improvements. Recommends whether or not proposed changes or improvements be implemented.
5.May act as key contact between customer and design team at DENSO headquarters.
6.Follows the DIAM Operating System (DOS) with respect to managing individual programs. Informs the Program Leaders and functional management of the progress being made toward each milestone within the program. May be required to act in the Program Leaders role and perform all related activities, as defined. Makes suggestions for changes or improvements in DOS.
7.Ensures compliance with general organization-wide and department-specific ISO/TS 16949 requirements.
8.Participates in and supports environmental ISO 14001 and safety activities by developing supporting goals and objectives, attending required training, complying with established procedures and initiating and implementing corrective actions, as needed.
9.Performs other related duties as assigned.
Planning, Testing, and Operational Continuity