Senior Sensor Engineer in Washington Township, MI at ZF

Date Posted: 1/29/2018

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Job Description:

ZF is a global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology. ZF has a global workforce of approximately 138,300 at 230 locations in 40 countries. Working at ZF is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to imagine and create global mobility for tomorrow – and beyond.

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Position Description:

Work on the development the next generation torque and angle sensor for Electronic Power Steering (EPS). We are looking for a team player who is self-driving, independent and a good problem-solver.


  • Develop the sensor requirement and work with supplier to complete design, validation and deliver work products according to the IS26262.
  • Capture customer requirement flow down, gap analysis and obtain customer approval.
  • Review sensor requirement with supplier and approve gap analysis.
  • Project management tasks include to timing, OIL, requirement, drawing release, dFMEA, safety case, validation and reporting.
  • Interface with global function teams in sensor, ECU, system and manufacturing.
  • Verify ASIC performance to sensor specification.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of previous automotive experience (post graduate).
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Previous experience with sensors (magnetic sensor, digital communication protocol, sensor testing and 6 sigma statistical capability analysis).
  • Knowledge in sensing ASIC. Need hands on experience to evaluate ASIC performance and ASIL B, C & D according to ISO26262.
  • Knowledge in external sensor communication protocol.
  • Previous experience in generating validation plan per customer flow down: DVP&R and PVP&R.

Minimum Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering ~cb~

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