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Manager, Systems Engineering in Detroit, MI at Nelson

Date Posted: 1/3/2018

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    Detroit, MI
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    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Job Number: 2113189

Manager, Systems Engineering

Detroit, Michigan

Compensation: $165-$185K plus bonus


Our client is carving its path in the US automotive industry following their market-leading success overseas. They are adding a number of new engineering manager positions who will be responsible to develop a team and systems development process that supports the broad ADS engineering community in the development of an autonomous vehicle. If you would like to be part of this exciting development team, please contact us!

Manager, Systems Engineering Responsibilities:

  • Lead systems team resources in the development of a robust ADS system providing lean, lightweight-repeatable processes that ensure robustness in every aspect of the ADS eco-system
  • Develop and maintain robustness documentation with traceability.
  • Develop and work with ADS team to develop / utilize Use Cases, Boundary Diagrams, Interface analysis, P-Diagrams, Noise Factor Management Strategies, FMEA, FMEM, DVP&R, etc.
  • Develop practices and process that ensure traceability, enable measurement and provide progress status for the entire ADS ecosystem
  • Work closely with ADS team and ADS leadership to develop and support an ADS ecosystem

Manager, Systems Engineering Requirements:

  • MS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent
  • 7+ years of relevant software experience in industry
  • 5+ years of Leadership or Management experience in a Technical Management role
  • Experience working with Real-time systems development/ maintenance/ communication/ usage of Use Cases, Boundary Diagrams, Interface analysis, P-Diagrams, Noise Factor
  • Strong understanding of Management Strategies, FMEA, Failure Modes and Effects Mitigation, Requirements development, Design of Experiments, Design Verification Development Planning and Reporting
  • Experience working with functional safety teams for safety critical systems
  • Automotive or similar simulation systems
  • Experience with C, C++, Python and Java
  • Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) or SysML preferred
  • Strong Leadership, Communication and Mentoring skills

Manager, Systems Engineering

Detroit, Michigan

Compensation: $165-$185K plus bonus

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