ADAS Development Engineer

  • Aptiv
  • Troy, MI
  • 25/10/2018
Full time Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Algorithms Developer Engineering Safety

Job Description

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Algorithm Development Engineer. The successful candidate will be part of an integrated global team. You will develop robust, real-time, vehicle control algorithms for autonomous driving using active safety radar and vision systems.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Algorithm development including: Lane centering, Automatic Lane Change, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keep Assist, Forward Collision Warning, Emergency Automatic Brake, Blind Spot Alert, Cross Traffic Alert, etc.
  • Data analysis to assess and correct performance deficiencies
  • In-Vehicle testing and debugging with dSPACE/ControlDesk and CANoe
  • Function demonstration to OEMs and customer requirement implementation
  • Optimization for real-time implementation
  • Performance assessment and reporting

Need to Haves (Basic Qualifications)

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer science or robotics
  • 2+ years of experience in one more of the following areas: PID controller, machine learning, Detection and Estimation, Kalman Filter, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, digital signal processing

Nice to Haves (Preferred Qualifications)

  • A background in one or more of the following areas: RADAR, computer vision, sensor fusion, path planning, road model estimate, target selection, vehicle control features, numerical methods, and statistical methods.
  • Strong knowledge of algorithm development in Simulink, Stateflow, and MATLAB scripting.
  • Knowledge of production code generation using MATLAB Coder/Simulink embedded coder.
  • Solid C coding skills for algorithm’s production C code integration, debugging, compilation and data log re-simulation.
  • Proficient in-vehicle debugging and testing skills using vehicle CAN communication tools (CANoe, CANalyzer, etc.), dSPACE/ControlDesk.
  • Results oriented, and previous demonstrated experience in product quality and innovation.
  • Proactive and rigorous, with strong problem solving capability.
  • Able to develop cost competitive, state of the art, technology for best in class products

Traits we seek

  • Curiously investigate everything – ability to solve problems analytically, creatively and collaboratively
  • Lead with confidence – thought leaders who empower those around them
  • Learn by doing – an entrepreneurial mindset that’s driven by hands-on experimentation
  • Embrace resilience – seeing every challenge as a learning opportunity and invitation to grow

Aptiv rewards and advantages

  • Competitive compensation with bonus potential
  • Competitive health benefits
  • 401K with matching contribution
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Discount programs with various manufacturers and retailers
  • Recognition for innovation and excellence
  • Opportunities to give back to the community
  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world
  • Relocation assistance (if applicable)

About Aptiv

Aptiv is a global technology company that develops safer, greener and more connected solutions enabling the future of mobility. Headquartered in Dublin, Aptiv has approximately 150,000 employees and operates 14 technical centers, as well as manufacturing sites and customer support centers in 45 countries. Visit

About Advanced Safety and User Experience

Advanced Safety and User Experience encompasses our deep expertise in software, centralized computing platforms, advanced safety systems and automated driving focusing on five areas that are transforming mobility: Safety Electronics, Infotainment, User Experience, Autonomous Driving and Connectivity & Security.

Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.