General Motors Automated Driving & Active Safety Sr. Sensing Design Release Engineer - ENG0029037 in Warren, Michigan

Job Description

Automated Driving & Active Safety Sr. Sensing Design Release Engineer (DRE)

Automated Driving and Active Safety is one of the fastest developing areas of automotive engineering. General Motors is looking for exceptional candidates to lead the hardware and software development and deployment for sensing technologies including Cameras, Lidars and Radars.The candidate will be responsible for definition of requirements, design, analysis, development, testing and management of engineering project for Automated Driving and Active Safety sensors where strong analytical and problem solving skills, creativity, resourcefulness, adaptability, initiative and independent judgementare involved. The candidate will exercises technical direction over other engineers or engineering support personnel and may have work direction responsibilities over a small group with specific engineering objectives.

Some specific tasks are highlighted below:

  • DRE forAutomated Driving sensing (Cameras, Lidars, Radars) including all elements of hardware and software

  • Develops component technical specifications as well as statement of requirements as required

  • Leads formal design, peer, and quality reviews

  • Leads resolution of technical issues

  • Leads product development team meetings

  • Supports sourcing activities

  • Leads/manages supplier resident engineers

  • Primary GM engineering interface with the component suppliers

  • Intimate knowledge of hardware and software interfaces

  • Insure all vehicle program imperatives (cost, timing, investment, and quality) are met

  • Generates technical solutions for current, new and major programs

  • Provides technical leadership for advanced technology development

  • Performs complex design analysis

  • Develops engineering designs

  • Implements engineering changes

  • Initiates documents to provide engineering authority and to maintain math data

  • Solves engineering related problems

  • Works with engineering functions, suppliers, plant personnel and others to implement cost reduction, product improvements, and support builds

  • Plans and implements test and/or development programs

  • Releases parts and subsystems for production

  • Communicates information to and from internal and external customer organizations

  • Coordinates and consults with departments outside engineering, such as manufacturing

  • Stays abreast of new technology and competitive products

  • Travels as required

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Required Skills

  • 5+ years of experience in electronic component design

  • Demonstrated performance in a position requiring engineering technical excellence

  • History of success in applying advanced technologyin complex systems

  • High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult

  • High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others

  • Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area required

  • Appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals required

  • Knowledgeof software development as it pertains to engineering preferred

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent

  • High level of oral and written communication skills Preferred Skills

  • MS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent

  • Experience with Automated Driving sensors (Cameras, Lidars, Radars)

  • Experience in computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning (deep learning), artificial intelligence and image processing

  • Experience withcomputationalplatforms for machine vision and sensor fusion

  • Experience in Design/Development of Safety Critical Systems/Components

  • Experience in automotive network protocols such as CAN and Ethernet

  • DFMEA training

  • Electronic module Validation Experience

  • DFSS Certification

  • Software Controls experience