Friday , January 27 2023

Jobs at Ford – Vehicle Software Platform Architect

Website Ford Motor Company

Job Description:

We drive smart mobility business and technology innovation to aid Ford’s connectivity vision and growth strategies in new industry technologies, such as electrification and AV. Are you passionate about transforming the automotive industry and shifting Ford into the paradigm of the Software Defined Vehicle? Ford is looking for Vehicle Software Platform Architects with hands-on automotive experience in software and electrical systems architecture. You will be responsible for the creation of the vehicle platform architecture enabling Ford to deliver customer features.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build and lead vehicle control service APIs through the API development lifecycle.
  • Govern the software platform interfaces by participating in multi-functional team discussions to ensure alignment with various partners.
  • Lead software component deployment to electronic modules with internal and external partners.
  • Lead the creation, maintenance, and release of the Ford software platform architecture.
  • Collaborate with various internal partners for continuous improvement of the architecture release process and results.
  • Partition the technology layer functions and interfaces to support reusability, flexibility, maintainability, and modularization of vehicle software architecture.
  • Support the definition of interfaces that influence communication data for different networks including CAN, LIN, and Ethernet utilizing AUTOSAR design principles.
  • Release the architecture description, views, and APIs for end users and applications.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Work experience in creating architectural trade-off analyses- looking at functional safety (ISO 26262), cybersecurity, software attribute, and hardware attribute trade-offs.
  • Work experience in descriptive modeling using MagicDraw or a similar toolset.
  • Ability to think from a top-down design perspective to build the vehicle software platform architecture.
  • 3+ years of work experience in automotive software development.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
  • 1+ years of work experience in with AUTOSAR software.
  • Work experience in Classic and Adaptive AUTOSAR generating ECU extracts; creating vehicle service specifications for automotive SOA framework; or working with automotive Ethernet.
  • Master of Science in Computer, Software, Systems, or Electrical Engineering OR Computer Science
  • Knowledge of ISO 26262, SysML/UML modeling, and cybersecurity.
  • Sophisticated knowledge and application of SOA principles in automotive.

Job Details:

Company: Ford Motor Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dearborn, MI, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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