Vehicle Electrical Architecture Engineer

Faraday Future, Gardena, CA


The Company:
Faraday Future (FF) is a California-based mobility company, leveraging the latest technologies and world’s best talent to realize exciting new possibilities in mobility. We’re producing user-centric, technology-first vehicles to establish new paradigms in human-vehicle interaction. We’re not just seeking to change how our cars work – we’re seeking to change the way we drive. At FF, we’re creating something new, something connected, and something with a true global impact.
Your Role:
·       Work closely with all electrical departments to understand, and help develop, the Sub-system electrical networks (ADAS, Infotainment, Chassis, Powertrain, Body).
·       Responsible for creating, maintaining, and releasing the official communication files (CAN .dbc files, LIN .ldf files, Ethernet .fibex files, LVDS backchannel files, etc.)
·       Create and maintain the vehicle electrical topologies for various vehicles.
·       Coordinate and host electrical architecture meetings to assess and address changes.
·       Performs bandwidth analyses for particular networks to help optimize the network communication.
·       Research next generation vehicle architectures and protocols.
·       Create specifications for various communication protocols.
·       Help define the network management strategy and specifications for the electrical communication networks.
·       Perform vehicle level validation on test benches and test vehicles.
Basic Requirements:
·       Minimum of a Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
·       Minimum of 5 years of related experience to vehicle electrical communication networks.  Position level will be dependent on level of education, years of experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities.
·       Familiar with CAN networks, LIN networks, Ethernet networks.
·       Strong ability in using CAN tools (CANoe, CANalyzer, CANape).
·       Strong technical, communication, and analytical abilities.
·       Ability to produce timely, logical, and concise work products.
·       Ability to handle concurrent programs.
·       Ability to work effectively independently, in a team, or collaborative environment.
·       Knowledge of basic ECU/microcontroller hardware architecture.

Preferred Requirements:
·       Master of Science degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
·       Experience with secure embedded architecture designs.
·       Experience with ECU Diagnostics (UDS).
·       Experience authoring electrical communication specifications.
·       Experience with LVDS/FPD-LINK protocols.
·       In depth knowledge of automotive Ethernet hardware and software.
·       Ability to learn new tools, technologies, and concepts quickly.

Perks + Benefits:
·       Stock options for every employee
·       Healthcare + dental + vision benefits (Free for you/discounted for family)
·       401(k) options
·       Engineering orientation + onboarding
·       Daily catered lunches onsite (nominal cost)
·       Healthy snacks + beverages 24/7
·       Relocation assistance + reimbursement
·       Free parking + carpool reimbursement
·       Casual dress code + relaxed work environment
·       Culturally diverse, progressive atmosphere
·       “Soul of Faraday” community outreach team

About Faraday Future

Hello. We are Faraday Future from California. We are a user-centric, advanced mobility company with headquarters in Silicon Valley and Southern California. Our team leverages the talents of passionate creators from the technology and automotive industries to bring premium, seamlessly connected electric vehicles. Our heart and soul is comprised of more than our technology and resources. Our team – our community – is what makes FF extraordinary. Different Backgrounds. Same Vision. Our incredibly dedicated, international team comes from diverse backgrounds spanning the technology, automotive, energy, and aerospace industries.

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