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Ford Motor Company Embedded Software Engineer - Hypervisor OS technologies in Dearborn, Michigan


Job Title:

Embedded Software Engineer - Hypervisor OS technologies

Job Description & Qualifications:

Position Description/Overview:

This position is responsible to develop QNX and Android operating system images for Ford infotainment products. This includes creating and integrating code for:bootloader, kernel, drivers, type 1 hypervisor, and build environment.


  • Lead the design, bring-up and support of QNX and Android operating system images

  • Create virt-io drivers for QNX or Android guest operating systems

  • Participate in root cause analysis of hardware quality problems and software defects

  • Participate in system design, documentation, and testing to deliver a best-in-class infotainment system

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related

  • 5+ years operating system experience involving Linux or QNX

  • 5+ years C/C++ software development experience on embedded, mobile, or consumer electronic platforms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Type 1 hypervisors

  • Experience creating virt-io drivers

  • Mastery of C/C++ language, GNU tool chain, and Unix (QNX, Linux, or equivalent)

  • Experience with embedded build systems including QNX system builder, buildroot, yocto, or equivalent

  • Knowledge of in-vehicle signaling and communication mechanisms such as CAN

  • Proficiency with revision control including Git, Subversion, or equivalent

  • Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer Science

  • Multi-site software project team experience

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

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Ford Motor Company


Product Development

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Product Development