About Canoo

Canoo has developed breakthrough electric vehicles that are reinventing the automotive landscape with bold innovations in design, pioneering technologies, and a unique business model that defies traditional ownership to put customers first. Distinguished by its experienced team – totaling over 500 employees from leading technology and automotive companies – Canoo has designed a modular electric platform purpose-built to deliver maximum vehicle interior space and adaptable to support a wide range of vehicle applications for consumers and businesses. With offices around the country, the company is scaling quickly and seeking candidates who love to challenge themselves, are motivated by autonomy and purpose, and get things done.

Job Purpose

We are searching for talented software engineers who can help to create an immersive graphical user experience within our vehicles.

In this role, you will be tasked with bringing the user interface to life. You will work with the product team to understand the vision. You will receive the wireframes and user flow from the UX team. You will receive the assets from the UI team. Your goal will be to take all of that and create magic! The GUI begins and ends with you which means that whether it be a bug or new feature, you will lead the effort to get it done. You are comfortable with both 2D and 3D assets to create a smooth, snappy experience for our Canoo users. At the end of the day, you are responsible for delivering the graphical HMI to the Infotainment system.

We love folks that are aware of risks, but not scared by them. We value planning, progress, and delivery over everything else. We want people to continually look for better ways to get things done. We live in a fast-paced world, and we need people who can adapt & thrive given limited information.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain a solid understanding of what the system should be by reviewing requirements
  • Work with team – internal & external – to develop a comprehensive set of HMI components
  • Provide guidance to the UIUX team for delivery of assets to meet the system goals
  • Taking on & resolving the hardest HMI problems in the system
  • Use Unreal Engine to create the HMI software that would be delivered for each vehicle
  • Work with the scrum master break down stories into tasks and maintain the embedded backlog

    Experience

    • 5+ years developing HMI software – including automotive experience
    • Excellent C/C++ development skills
    • Expert level skills with Unreal Engine
    • Solid working experience importing 2D/3D assets from tools like 3DS, Maya, Sketch into UE
    • Hands-on experience creating pixel perfect user interfaces with complex animations and flourishes
    • Hands-on experience with design tools – including Sketch, Zeplin
    • Experience delivering and integrating the HMI into the final product environment
    • Has shown the ability to function independently on a day-to-day basis

    What's Cool About Working Here...

    • Four months paid primary care giver leave
    • Flexible PTO
    • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
    • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy
    • Work in a high-growth start up that will redefine urban mobility

    Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

    Any unsolicited resumes or candidate profiles submitted in response to our job posting shall be considered the property of Canoo Inc. and its subsidiaries and are not subject to payment of referral or placement fees if any such candidate is later hired by Canoo unless you have a signed written agreement in place with us which covers the applicable job posting.