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Visteon Corporation Applications Engineering Intern-Driver Information in Van Buren Twp, Michigan

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  • APPLI07407


Grace Lake Corp Center

Van Buren Twp, MI, USA


Applications Engineering Intern-Driver Information


The Applications Engineering Intern-Driver Information works to identify and resolve product application issues and deliver products into production. Located in Visteon’s GLCC technical center, this position will report to the Product Delivery team, working to develop driver information products for specific customer vehicle applications.

Be a Part of the Technology Revolution

There has never been a more exciting time to be part of a technology company such as Visteon. And no industry offers more fast-paced change and opportunity than today’s automotive industry. We are in the midst of a mobility revolution that will completely change the way we interact with our vehicles, reduce the number of car accidents and fatalities, and make the world a cleaner place.

Visteon is at the epicenter of this mobility revolution. Two major trends in the automotive industry – the shift to electric vehicles and vehicles with autonomous safety technologies – have created unique opportunities for Visteon. We are the only automotive provider focused exclusively on cockpit electronics – the fastest-growing segment in the industry. We’re participating in this new era of technology in the same place we’ve always been – the fast lane.

The Role

Typical duties of the applications engineer include:

  • Performing bench evaluation of issues raised by customer

  • Supporting product defect triage

  • Prototype build support

  • Functional testing of Driver Information products

  • Vehicle software reflash update

  • Logging and tracking of software issues/limitations

On a typical project, you will interface with a core team of approximately five functions, including:

  • Electrical engineering team

  • SW engineering team / Product Owners

  • Manufacturing plants

  • Product Development Team Lead

  • Program Manager

  • Chief Project Engineer

The job will be located in our GLCC technical center, with the possibility of some local travel to the customer within Michigan.

More specific job duties include working with the EE team for hardware performance evaluation and bench testing, working with the SW team for software defect triage and verification, working with the plants for prototype builds supporting product development and testing, and supporting the PDTL and PM on various program related tasks.

The Requirements

To be a good fit for Application Engineering Intern, you will:

  • Currently be enrolled in a Four-Year degree program working towards and Engineering or Computer Science Degree

  • be a self-starter, highly motivated, ability to quickly understand and complete tasks with guidance from experienced engineers.

  • have excellent communication and listening skills

  • have proficiency with Microsoft office suite

Desired Competencies:

  • Familiar with vehicle communication systems (CAN)

  • Familiar with Vector CANalyzer

More Good Reasons to Work for Visteon

Focusing on the Future

Our company strategy focuses on emerging areas of the automotive industry, including autonomous vehicles. This strategy is driven by constant innovation, and you will support our efforts through your role. We are recognized across the industry for innovation. We have a strong book of business that is expected to drive future growth, along with a customer base that includes almost every automotive manufacturer in the world.

Company Culture

Working at Visteon is a journey in which our employees can develop their strengths and advance their careers while making a difference globally. If you’re looking for an opportunity that will change the world and how we interact with vehicles, join us. Visteon is where the best technical talent creates the future. Learn more about our culture here.

Competitive Compensation and Benefits

Visteon offers competitive salaries and benefits and an environment that encourages employees to achieve their career goals.

About Visteon

Visteon is a global technology company that designs, engineers and manufactures innovative cockpit electronics and connected car solutions for the world’s major vehicle manufacturers. Visteon is driving the smart, learning, digital cockpit of the future, to improve safety and the user experience. Visteon is a global leader in cockpit electronic products including digital instrument clusters, information displays, infotainment, head-up displays, telematics, SmartCore™ cockpit domain controllers, and the DriveCore™ autonomous driving platform. Visteon also delivers artificial intelligence-based technologies, connected car, cybersecurity, interior sensing, embedded multimedia and smartphone connectivity software solutions. Headquartered in Van Buren Township, Michigan, Visteon has approximately 10,000 employees at more than 40 facilities in 18 countries. Visteon had sales of approximately $3 billion in 2018. Learn more at www.visteon.com.

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Posted: December 7, 2020