Senior Engineering Manager – ADAS (Hot job!)

Senior Engineering Manager

Detroit, MI

Global Tier 1 Supplier of Automotive Electronics is in need of a Senior Engineering Manager with 10+ years’ experience to manage global engineering teams.  This position is responsible for the Global Hardware Engineering Discipline organization which is in charge to define processes and assign resources to the project teams for the Mechanical (ME) and Electrical (HW) development of the complete ADAS products portfolio.

This position is also responsible for building up and running a suited global organization to serve the below-mentioned objectives. The group is responsible for all aspects of hardware developments (including people, process and line management) and to provide technical expertise to the hardware areas relating to Active Safety Engineering.

Organization responsibilities:

  • Budget definition, footprint strategy, resource allocation, hiring and training.
  • ME and HW development processes definition and maintenance.

ME and HW development planning and execution:

  • Plan, manage and drive on time delivery of work-products as for defined processes.
  • Support DFx reviews leading findings resolution and implementation.
  • Interface with suppliers and component team
  • Manage hardware issue/risk/change management.

ME and HW verification planning and execution:

  • Define, plan and ensure on time execution of Hardware testing in accord with overall project test strategy reviewing results and driving corrective actions following the defined CM process.
  • ME and HW release as for C40 process and Project milestones.
  • ME and HW prototype build, GPA and functional verification (eg. HW bring-up), external supplier coordination.
  • Monitor the BOM cost and define corrective actions to reach defined target jointly with the Project team and Purchasing.

Required experience:

SW engineering experience for several years (Programming languages)

As Sr. Engineering Manager you hold the ability to understand customer requirements and SW architectures

Very good knowledge of analysis tools as well as very good analytical and documentation skills

Language:  Excellent knowledge of the German and English language (verbal and written) are required for this role

Degree:  BSEE or similar

Salary:  Base plus bonus and all the benefits!