Development Engineer of Function Development

August 9, 2019

Responsibilities

  • The team “Function Development” leads all activities regarding requirement analysis of all vehicle functions. The functions are defined in a functions list and comprehend all areas of the complete vehicle including e.g. Chassis, Powertrain, Energy, ADAS as well as Body and Electric and Electronic systems. This team focuses on the functions with specific requirements for European and North American markets and works in close cooperation with the Geely R&D center in China.
  • Lead Function Development work with regards to connectivity.
  • Collect, identify and analyze requirements from customers, markets, competitors and regulations and convert them into function solutions.
  • Evaluate the value of new functions, work out attribute proposals to improve the customer experience and elaborate the selling points of the vehicle functions.
  • Execute patent analysis, patent applications and patent layouts.
  • Organize and execute function benchmark and evaluation tests.
  • Deliver function requirement analysis reports that serve as input to the system teams for the function description.
  • Execute the function requirement analysis work acc. to Geely Product Development System (NPDS) milestone plan. Collaborate with the Function Development team at Geely R&D in China.
  • Engage and guide Suppliers in the function requirement analysis process in alignment with the system teams.
  • Report development status to leadership.
  • Improve the function development process and standards.
  • Screen new technologies and contribute to the definition of innovation strategy roadmap for complete vehicles.

 

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of working experience in vehicle connectivity systems
  • Enthusiasm and passion for automobiles
  • Open minded, solution driven, highly motivated engineer
  • Excellent communicator with an open and structured mindset
  • Fluent in English
  • High level of engagement to solve any issues
  • Positive attitude, resolute and highly skilled to drive for results
  • Flexible regarding travels to UK Innovation Centre, Sweden, China and other countries if needed
  • High integrity and trust in all activities and communication


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