• Vehicle Engineering Propulsion NVH Development Engineer

    Ford Motor CompanyDearborn, MI 48123

    Job #1059618886

  • 36597BR

    Job Title:

    Vehicle Engineering Propulsion NVH Development Engineer

    Job Description & Qualifications:



    • Lead Vehicle Engineering (VE) Propulsion Noise, Vibration & Harshness (NVH) development, design verification, and issue resolution across multiple vehicle programs, through all phases of a program. Vehicle programs will include BEV, HEV, and traditional Internal Combustion powertrains

    • Lead fast resolution of VE Propulsion NVH issues for green milestone delivery. Work with cross-functional teams to determine root cause, develop affordable countermeasures, and work with Design and Release, Calibration, and Program teams to implement

    • Utilize noise contribution analysis techniques (source/path/receiver), CAE model results, and hardware assessments to guide delivery of Propulsion NVH attributes

    • Develop test plans, perform laboratory and on-road vehicle-level objective testing and subjective evaluations to support attribute delivery

    • Analyze data from multiple sources (technicians, other engineers, or self-generated) to report out results and recommended next steps in technical reviews

    • Set vehicle customer level targets, and deploy systems engineering approach to cascade targets to systems/sub-systems

    • Use analytical models to assess vehicle and powertrain hardware compatibility with meeting vehicle-level targets

    • Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally

    Basic Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related degree

    • 6+ months of experience with Powertrain NVH data acquisition and analysis tools (LMS Test.Lab, HEAD Acoustics Artemis, etc), and instrumentation (microphones, accelerometers, tachometers, etc)

    • 6+ months of experience using NVH data (CAE or test, self-generated or from other team members) to make design recommendations to solve Propulsion NVH issues

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related degree

    • 5+ years of experience in the automobile industry

    • 2+ years of experience with NVH troubleshooting skills for issue resolution

    • Strong background in Propulsion NVH, ability to understand ICE/HEV/BEV related excitations, and their effect on the vehicle

    • Understanding of Powertrain Systems including Engine, Transmission, Driveline, Air Induction, Exhaust, Mount Systems, and Body Structures

    • Experience with electrified Powertrain NVH at unit level

    • Strong competency in Noise Path Analysis, Modal Analysis, Sound Quality Techniques and Human Perception in Sound and Vibration

    • Familiarity with calibration tools (ATI Vision, PT Diag, etc.)

    • 6 Sigma Black Belt certification

    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

    • Proficiency in MS Office applications (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Word)

    Join our team as we create tomorrow! We believe in putting people first, working together, and facing challenges head-on, because we are Built Ford Tough. We are one team striving to make people's lives better while creating value, delivering excellence and ultimately going for the win.

    Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, TN visa holders may be considered.

    Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

    Auto req ID:



    Ford Motor Company


    Product Development

    Skill Team:

    Product Development


    Vehicle Engineering