Visteon Engineering Academy

Academy overview

Discover the major engineering challenges in the automotive electronics development.

Get opportunity to be individually trained and mentored by very experienced professionals.

Be part of the dynamic environment of automotive industry and all world automakers – Daimler, BMW, Porsche, VW, Mazda, GM, Peugeot, Citroen, Renault, Ford, etc.

Learn and prove you can become permanent member of Visteon engineering team after successful academy completion.

Academy Goals

Learn basics to design, build and test an automotive product

Automotive electronics engineering basics

See C/C++/Algorithms/Data structures through real world embedded products

Discover basics to design error-free and robust software that will be working 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days-a-year

Be trained in approaches to analyze, debug, solve and test complex practical software problems in real world environment

Find out what is real time operation / computing and OS. How to deal with limited computing power and resources

Academy courses

The modules include in-class trainings, real project environment examples and practical exercises.

Each course consists of lectures / exercises taken at Visteon (8 hours per week on average) and home work exercises. Each home work exercise is part of final grading for the module.

For those who successfully graduate from the program we can offer

– Visteon internship program for 3-6 months

– Visteon labour contract as Junior Engineer

Accelerating young talents

In October 2019 we will kick-off the long waited fifth Engineering Academy. All this years we have being receiving hundreds of submissions to choose from for the 4 month educational event. The zealous preparation and tireless efforts guaranteed successful graduation and place in the Visteon teams for more than 80 participants from 2015 up to now. Out trainers are finalizing updates of their learning materials and you – are you ready with your applications?

Basics of Programming

C/C++ Fundamentals

Building a Program – Preprocessing, Compilation, Linking

Program Segments and Run-Time Execution

Fundamentals of (Real-Time) Operating Systems

Knowledge check

Software design and development for automotive products

Automotive Systems Overview

Automotive Electronics Basics for Software Engineers

Software for Embedded Systems

Basic Engineering Approach and Problem Solving Skills

Fundamentals of Algorithms and Data Structures

Knowledge check

Advanced design and software development techniques

UML and object oriented design/ C++/ design patterns

STL / Advanced algorithms and data structures

Knowledge check