Autonomous Systems Engineer

Fond du Lac
Full time

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Job Title: Autonomous/ADAS Systems Engineer

Job Description


With over 18,500 employees and operations in over 29 countries, Brunswick is the world leader in recreational marine vessels and propulsion. Recently named to Forbes list of Best Employers for Diversity, we take equality and work/life balance seriously. With our 16 boat brands, various P&A brands, and world leading propulsion brands, we aim to make the boating experience frictionless for our valued customers.  

Autonomous technology solutions are critical enablers for recreational marine, alleviating barriers for entry and reducing anxiety in traditionally stressful operational scenarios. The benefits of autonomous technology is enabling users to confidently operate vessels and focus on pleasurable aspects of boating.

The successful Autonomous/ADAS Systems Engineer will

  • Create system architecture for current and future roadmap products
  • Create, guide and oversee the system architecture for autonomous/Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) systems in the marine environment.
  • Create and track system requirements and translate them into system requirements for software, hardware, communication and connected systems
  • Evaluate and determine autonomy/ADAS system components

Key responsibilities

  • Develop/guide the creation of architectures to meet technical, safety and user requirements
  • Guide hardware, software, sensing and communication decisions for system components based off of requirements
  • Drive the systems engineering approach from the Enterprise across divisions to create a cohesive autonomy architecture.
  • Define protocols and frameworks to integrate new and existing components into the autonomy/ADAS system.
  • Guide the integration of autonomous systems into existing vessel architectures
  • Working with all stakeholders define the autonomous/ADAS solutions roadmaps using platforming / common architecture / common solution principles
  • Ensure rapid learning / adaptable solutions and processes across the organization

Required Experience/Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical, mechanical, robotics, computer science or related engineering field
  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in complex control systems with 3+ years in autonouous, ADAS, or robotic systems engineering
  • Experience with product development in autonomous and ADAS systems
  • Experience with regulations such as SOTIF, ISO26262 and UL4600
  • Strong software, hardware, and connected systems background
  • Strong communications skills, verbally and written.

Preferred Experience/Skills

  • MS degree in electrical, mechanical, robotics, computer science or related engineering field
  • Experience with requirements tracking tools such as Polarian, Doors etc
  • Experience with control systems and simulation tools related to ADAS
  • Experience with autonomous toolchains such as ROS 1, ROS 2, Yolo, and Linux OS devices
  • Experience in the marine environment

This position will be based out of the Brunswick i-Jet Lab in Research Park on the UIUC (University of Illinois – Urbana/Champaign) campus or Brunswick headquarters in Mettawa IL

We recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and inspiration. Therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process.

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