ZF ADAS Hardware Engineer Supervisor in Farmington Hills, Michigan

ADAS Hardware Engineer Supervisor

Division A - GEE – Engineering – Electronics


Job Description

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.

Position Description

The ADAS Core Competency Supervisor will be responsible for managing a team of electronic Engineers responsible for Electrical design, debug, and work packages of new ADAS products.

Position Requirements

  • Supervise the daily activities of the Engineers in the Core Competency group located in Farmington Hills, including determining prioritization and assessing the status of these activities.

  • Set team and individual goals for each team member.

  • Perform individual performance evaluations.

  • Ensure on Time delivery of the Core Competency group deliverables.

  • Assist in capital asset planning and facilitate procurement/control.

  • Analyze and verify any issues discovered and review data with associated engineers.

  • Work with the HW application and HW Design Specialist teams to ensure design and process continuous improvement items are properly carried forward into new product development efforts.

  • Ensure Requirements are driven into the product design.

  • Lead, Develop and continuously improve the processes of the Core Competency group.

  • Report analysis status and results periodically to senior management.

  • Occasional travel will be required.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 8 years related work experience in electronics. Ideal candidate must possess strong customer focused communication skills supporting engineering groups and assembly plant teams

  • Automotive Camera and Module design experience preferred, but translatable digital & analog electronics acceptable

  • Several years’ experience in automotive industry

  • Engineering change control processes and evaluation of change options

  • Strong organization and communication skills and ability to document product design elements

  • Experience with OEM engineering systems preferred

  • Understanding of analog, digital, and micro-electronics required

  • Proficient in MS Office, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio

  • Familiarity with multiple customer specifications and requirements

  • Ability to read and understand specifications, schematics, CAD data

  • Ability to work independently in a cross functional team environment

  • Ability to work within tight deadlines and in high pressure environment

  • Familiarity with DFMEA’s, DVP&R’s, and Design & Process Validation Testing of automotive electronic components

  • Good communication skills for interfacing with engineering, suppliers, manufacturing and customers both verbal and written

Required Education and Experience

Experience and Skill Requirements

Position Status

Salaried Full-Time

Functional Area



Farmington Hills




United States

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran