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Established in 1995, Ford India is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader. Ford India manufactures and distributes automobiles and engines made at its modern, integrated manufacturing facilities at Maraimalai Nagar, near Chennai. The company′s models include the Endeavour, Fiesta and the Figo.

Ford′s operations in the country also include Global Business Services providing business services in the areas of IT, accounting and finance, financial services and automotive operations support, global analytics and engineering services. These operations serve Ford′s business units and skill teams globally out of centres in Chennai and Coimbatore. Ford’s businesses in India boast a 10,000-strong workforce.

What attributes do you look for when recruiting graduates?

We look for diversity and creative thinking. Candidates must be innovative and resourceful in performing the given tasks.

What key advice would you give to Indian students/graduates who would like to work for your company?

We have incorporated ONE Ford into our people processes to support employee development and drive the Company forward, while demonstrating expected behaviours that tie back to our business:

  • F Foster functional and technical excellence
  • O Own working together
  • R Role model ford values
  • D Deliver results

We would expect you to have these in order to join in our family.

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Lead Engineer- Model Development (EESE)

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Lead Engineer- Model Development (EESE)

Location:
(INDIA) and various
Job Reference:
4645
Functional Area/Experience:
Engineering / 4 Years +
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Job Description & Qualifications

JD:

  •  Lead software Model design/development in BCM or Climate Control.
  • Lead features reviews (requirement, design and models) for BCMClimate Control models.
  • Work closely with BCM feature owners to analyze the BCM requirements and develop the control model using model based design (Matlab).
  • Redesign  the models with Plug n Play architecture and generate C Code
  • Create Integration test scripts, develop integration plan for each feature, develop and maintain model Integration testing framework.
  • Set up automated test environment, execute model in loop testing and evaluate the test results. 
  • Work with Control Engineers to process and analyze test data and create test reports.
  • Lead and/or participate in meetings with customers for project status.  
  • Implement alternatives whenever required to make sure delivery milestones are met. 

 

Education and Experience :

  • BE/ M.E in Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation, Control Systems, Power Electronics or Embedded systems Engineering with 6 to 9 years of experience.

 

Skills: 

  • Requirement analysis & control model development (MBD) using MATLAB/Simulink and State flow tool. 
  • Auto code generation using Matlab coder, Simulink coder and Embedded coder or dSPACE Targetlink tool. 
  • Experience in unit testing. 
  • Auto Test Cases generation from Model using tools like Reactis/ Embedded Tester/Simulink design verifier (SLDV). 
  • Test automation using m-scripting. 
  • MIL, SIL and PIL testing methods. 
  • Strong experience on modelling and coding standards.

 

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Deputy Manager - PPM Prototype

Location:
(INDIA) and various
Job Reference:
4644
Functional Area/Experience:
Business, Accounting & Finance / Fresh Graduate
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Job Responsibilities:
 

  • Attend Program Activity Team (PAT) discussions, to understand the build plans and timings.
  • Coordinate and ensure availability of all pre-requisites before commencement of GPIRS Scheduling ( Proper finance table set up, securing budgets, having details of build requirements and specifications )
  • Create GPIRS build schedule for the given vehicle SPEC in line with program requirements and build timings.
  • Ensure BOM validation tool is ready for Engineers to validate. Conduct overview/training session on Validation guidelines to Design Engineers and program team prior to validation.
  • BOM Validation – Drive on time completion of GPIRS BoM validation by Design engineers supported by the program team. Ensure 100% BoM accuracy with Zero Open Issues.
  • Review “Suspense” (Parts without sourcing info) list generated from GPIRS and follow-up with purchasing for completion of sourcing.
  • GPIRS BOM Maintenance –Track part status changes & Publish updated BoM periodically. Changes to be tracked are - Newly added parts / No change / deleted parts / Quantity change/ Changes from Local to Import & Vice versa.
  • Lead PTR meetings (Part Tracking Review), for a deep dive on part supportability status. Should act as PPM SPOC to Engineering and Program Team.
  • Understand the requirements for every program, and prepare work plan/timing plan
  • Prepare and publish daily night letters to all stake holders and senior management on program/build status.
  • Support program team in resolution of part shortages and supplier not supportable issues. 
  • Support pilot plant receiving activities and assist in issue resolution
  • Participate in Build site Shortage meeting (hosted by Build site coordinators) to discuss on Part readiness, pending orders, Open Red Borders, Vehicle Build status and Logistic issues.

 
Other Key Responsibilities

 

  • Lead a team of PPM BoM and ordering Analysts.
  • Creates and Maintains APA PPM's Master Schedule and scorecards.
  • Produces and monitors status of Single point Lesson (SPL)/Corrective Action Reports.
  • Identifies all future Programs and Timing and their impact on PPM resources.
  • Drive 6 Sigma as a key methodology for process and cost improvements.
  • Establishes and continuously improves best practices.
  • Actively promote and maintain a safe, respectful and inclusive work environment, and take appropriate action to ensure compliance with Ford's approved Equal Opportunities, Anti-Harassment, and Zero Tolerance Policies
  • Ensures all new start and existing employees undergo sufficient training to execute their job responsibilities.
  • Ensures PPM has access to the tools, methods, and processes essential to the job.