Looking for a motivated engineer who wants to enable new remote control vehicle functionality for 3rd parties to utilize to deliver solutions like the Amazon Alexa FordPass skill.
This position will cover designing end-to-end cloud-to-vehicle solutions for adding such new remote vehicle controls and functions.
Follow a feature from initial design to requirements authoring and engineering, through development and validation, and finally production launch and support.
Requirements cover on-vehicle modules such as the body control module, modem, and enhanced central gateway.
The engineer will also need to provide requirements for back end cloud functionality and API design.
Ideally, the candidate has some experience in both embedded vehicle systems and cloud, but the current focus in on vehicle side requirements authoring. Additionally, support 3rd party partners directly to provide them Cloud API access to vehicle functionality and launch new integrations.
Excellent communication and people organization skills to gain input for relevant teams
Experience in authoring either (ideally both) vehicle-side and cloud-side requirements and specifications
Software development, esp. mobile app or cloud development, is a plus
Experience in delivering connected vehicle features or capabilities to production Failure mode analysis Specification authoring
Good understanding of CAN, Telematics, wireless technology, Cloud services, Cloud architecture, Cloud-based API design
Bachelors of Engineering or Computer Science