Job Description: & Qualifications
Lead or support the invention and creation of new enabling technologies, features, or systems for use in Ford Motor Company Global Connected Vehicle applications. The selected candidate will work with partners across the company and industry to progress, mature and validate vehicle to Everything (V2X) concepts and applications with focus on cellular technologies (Cellular-V2X).
Work with advanced engineering teams (e.g. research and basic design) to develop and maintain V2X product specifications
Develop use cases and user stories that include but are not limited to infrastructure, vulnerable road users and the network edge
Develop user requirements, performance targets and acceptance criteria
Collaborate and support product teams to identify features and verification methods to deliver user requirements and performance targets
Collaborate and support basic design and research teams in developing system V2X solution architectures
Support V2X product backlog management and manage work plans
Support collaboration with road infrastructure stakeholders (road operators and technology providers) to drive deployment of vehicle-to-infrastructure capability consistent with Ford's V2X strategy
Lead collaboration with cellular industry ecosystem to address needs of vulnerable road users (e.g. vehicle-to-pedestrian, vehicle-to-bicycle, vehicle-to-motorcycle )
Conduct competitive and technology benchmark studies to understand evolving V2X landscape
Demonstrated experience in Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) technologies
Demonstrated experience interfacing with a cross-functional team including suppliers
Collaboration skills to coach and lead technology providers and transportation stakeholders as required
Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we're Built Ford Tough. We're one team striving to make people's lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.
Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.
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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