Senior System Staff Field Applications Engineer (FAE) for ADAS/AD applications in US Region

On the Mark Recruiting Specialists, Inc. – Mark Shelton, President – 313-268-3373

Senior System Staff Field Applications Engineer (FAE) for ADAS/AD applications in US Region

 (Please work with us directly, we will be glad to share the Clients information once you reach out to us; otherwise we cannot help you through the introduction, interview and offer process.)

Location:  Farmington Hills, MI

A World Class Manufacturer of Automotive Electronic products is seeking a Sr. System Staff FAE for ADAS/AD.  As Sr. System Field Application Engineer (SAE) for ADAS/AD you will play a major role in the expansion of the market-leading analog, power, sensing and digital products by providing outstanding application engineering support to our customers. You will also play a key role in the definition of the next generation of the Company’s Automotive Products working closely to the customer engineering teams and to Company application engineering and marketing teams.

Job description:

  • Drive the design-in activities of the complete automotive product portfolio in ADAS/AD applications in US region.
  • Define new products in close cooperation with our innovative customers and our internal technical marketing and applications teams.
  • Act as a technical interface and consult our customers during the development of all automotive applications with particular focus on OEMs.
  • Derive customer system requirements and market trends to develop system value propositions together with internal interfaces (Product Marketers, Application Engineers, System Architects).
  • Build a good understanding of different ADAS/AD product architectures and partner ecosystem (camera, perception, sensor etc.) to suggest/guide customers, to arrive at an optimal system design.
  • Actively manage projects together with the Sales and Marketing departments to achieve design-in targets for the complete Company automotive product portfolio.
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships with the customer engineering departments with particular focus on OEMs.
  • Support global and regional innovation projects and cross-functional teams.
  • Proactively connect with global cross-functional teams, expand your internal network and share your experience to drive global business expansion.
  • Lead technical discussions with System Architects and Application Engineering experts to jointly define application roadmaps and product technical requirements.
  • Collaborate internally with Application Engineers and Product Marketers and externally with local and global partners to develop documentation (fighting guides, application notes, whitepapers) and system demonstrators combining software and hardware.
  • Provide applications’ trainings to FAE, Sales, Distributors and customers.
  • Present Company technologies, products and applications in technical seminars.

You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • Minimum 10 years of related work experience, especially including 5+ years of experience in ADAS/AD applications.
  • Experienced in HW/SW development of automotive applications preferable at Automotive Tier-1s or OEMs.
  • Understand automotive system technical requirements and propose optimized products and solutions.
  • Profound knowledge about semiconductors including SoC, MCU, Analog & Power products.
  • Good understanding of automotive communication interfaces like Ethernet (AVB/TSN), CANFD, LIN, USB 2.0/3.0, PCIe, SerDes etc.  This is key to identifying constraints w.r.t interconnects within and external to the ECU.
  • Experience in building systems with Functional Safety and Cybersecurity will be preferable.
  • Basic knowledge of development and manufacturing costs for commercial evaluation of the best system solution to propose to customers.
  • Leadership skills to set direction for the development of projects and ability to negotiate optimal solution.


      Degree:  BSEE or similar     Salary:  Base plus bonus and excellent benefits          Travel:  up to 25%