Engineering Team Manager, ADAS/AD Vehicle Systems Integration

Posted on: 21 May 2020

Troy, MI

Job Description


We’re hiring an Engineering Team Manager, ADAS/AD Vehicle System Integration in Troy, MI. (relocation offered within the USA).   

About this Position

This Engineering Team Manager will lead a team of vehicle system integration engineers working on Aptiv’s OEM ADAS and Autonomous Driving vehicle programs. The role covers a growing team of 10+ engineers that execute the integration of our ADAS systems and data collection tools into our fleet of test vehicles. The successful Engineering Team Manager has a self-starting mentality, “thinks big” in terms of vision, enjoys working hands-on with a variety of projects simultaneously and understands how to achieve a high level of "customer" satisfaction from internal and external engineering teams.

Responsibilities and Duties

Lead a growing team structured around the Vehicle System Integration and Validation of Aptiv’s North American OEM ADAS and Autonomous Driving vehicle programs
Promote team engagement and continue developing a rewarding, respectful and exciting team environment
Lead the hiring and interviewing process, ensuring the placement of only top talent on the Vehicle Integration team
Drive continuous collaboration with Vehicle Systems, Software, Algorithm and Program Management teams
Work closely with the Prototype Build team, Software team and Hardware team to coordinate prototype vehicle builds ensuring that the performance of our ADAS vehicle systems and data collection tools are in-line with both internal and external customer standards

Need to Haves (Basic Qualifications)

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
3+ years’ experience performing Vehicle System Integration for ADAS vehicle programs, or 5+ years’ experience performing Vehicle System Integration in the automotive industry
3+ years’ experience in an engineering management role over highly talented engineers

Nice to Haves (Preferred Qualifications)

Strong working-knowledge of Autonomous Driving technology
Prior experience in all of the following test disciplines: Vehicle Test, System Test, HIL Test, Simulation Test
Prior experience in Vehicle Data Analysis and Root-Cause Diagnosis of issues
Prior international work experience in Europe or Asia
Prior experience at an OEM in Vehicle Systems roles

Traits We're Seeking

Curiously investigate everything – ability to solve problems analytically, creatively and collaboratively
Lead with confidence – thought leaders who empower those around them
Learn by doing – an entrepreneurial mindset that’s driven by hands-on experimentation
Embrace resilience – seeing every challenge as a learning opportunity and invitation to grow

Aptiv Rewards and Advantages

Competitive compensation with bonus potential
Competitive health benefits
401K with matching contribution
Learning and development opportunities
Discount programs with various manufacturers and retailers
Recognition for innovation and excellence
Opportunities to give back to the community
Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world
Relocation assistance (if applicable)

About Aptiv

Aptiv is a global technology company that develops safer, greener and more connected solutions enabling the future of mobility. Headquartered in Dublin, Aptiv has approximately 150,000 employees and operates 14 technical centers, as well as manufacturing sites and customer support centers in 45 countries. Visit aptiv.com.

About Advanced Safety and User Experience

Advanced Safety and User Experience encompasses our deep expertise in software, centralized computing platforms, advanced safety systems and automated driving focusing on five areas that are transforming mobility: Safety Electronics, Infotainment, User Experience, Autonomous Driving and Connectivity & Security

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Allen Park, MI

Aptiv is a global technology company, which designs and manufactures vehicle components, and provides electrical, electronic, and safety technology solutions to the automotive and commercial vehicle markets. The Company operates through two segments: Signal and Power Solutions segment designs, manufactures, and assembles vehicle's electrical architecture, including engineered component products, connectors, wiring assemblies and harnesses; and Advanced Safety and User Experience segment provides critical components, systems, and software development for passenger safety, security, comfort, and vehicle operation, including body controls, infotainment and connectivity systems, autonomous driving software and technologies, displays, and systems integration.

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