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Southfield, MI, US

Principal Engineer, System Architect (Wireless Products)


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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.




As a member of the Core Electronics team, the System Team Lead will be responsible for technical interface to customer and different discipline domains (SYS, SW, HW, MECH, TEST) for System Requirements, Systems Architecture and System Integration Testing work products and coverage for wireless products.


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Lead, plan, coordinate and control System requirements, System Architectural Design, System Integration and Systems Test activities
  • Manage System resources for project
  • Perform estimations for projects (schedule, System Resource, System Tools)
  • Ensure elicitation of requirements from Customer Requirements, System Requirements and System Architecture
  • Lead and supervise risk management activities for System Requirements, System Architecture and System Integration testing
  • Management and moderation of System FMEA meetings and development


Your Qualifications:

  • BS in Electrical/Computer Engineering discipline
  • 5+ years of work experience as a lead in automotive environment
  • 5+ years of Automotive Wireless product knowledge (PEPS, RKE, BLE)
  • Multi-discipline knowledge and vision
  • Requirements management in DOORS or equivalent tool
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Structured problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work in diverse and globally distributed team
  • Familiarity with ISO26262 and ASPICE


Bonus If You Have:

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering
  • 10+ years of Systems Engineering experience in automotive
  • Experience in embedded software development
  • Experience in ECU hardware development


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