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Southfield, MI, US

Director, Electrical & Electronics Architecture Product Manager


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


Director, Electrical & Electronics Architecture (EEA) Product Manager



The Electrical and Electronics Architecture (EEA) Product Manager will be responsible for holistic vehicle domain (electrical, body, comfort, chassis, ADAS, etc.) expertise; distilling domain requirements and trends into Lear product line specific impacts; and identifying systems level differentiation opportunities. 


The Role

Your work will include, but not be limited to:


  • Work with Lear product management, global technical sales, and engineering to develop comprehensive understanding of today and future vehicle hardware and software domain requirements
  • Distill domain trends and requirements to product line specific impacts
  • Support product line roadmap definition
  • Lead OEM segmentation by EE architecture type
  • Support development of Lear comprehensive zonal based architecture (EDS, ECUs, SW) concept which encompasses all vehicle domains
  • Develop comprehensive vehicle software partioning strategy
  • Develop value proposition for Lear’s zonal based approach (ex. cost, weight reduction)
  • Engage with OEM customer’s EE architecture teams to understand specific requirements and ensure internal Lear roadmap alignment
  • Identify hardware/software harmonization opportunities across Lear’s electronics portfolio
  • Develop and support executive level product line strategies presentations
  • Develop product presentations for and support customer meetings
  • Develop relationships with key stakeholders for the electrical and electronics architecture ecosystem within and outside of Lear


Your Qualifications

  • Experience in automotive electronics and EDS architecture
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze disparate pieces of information and synthesize into a holistic platform strategy
  • Experience developing / defining systems level EE architecture requirements for multiple vehicle functional domains (Comfort, Powertrain, Chassis, ADAS, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to make presentations to all levels within and outside the organization (peers, management, executives, and customers)      
  • Proficiency in excel



Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Detroit