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

Manage both hardware technical requirements for ADAS devices and external suppliers.


  • Manage technical relationships with strategic suppliers for hardware and software
  • Define technical requirements for ADAS components and provide support to DREs
  • Creates and negotiates the technical requirements in the Statement of Work (SOW) with selected suppliers
  • Support purchasing team with sourcing activities
  • Be responsible for technical acceptance of supplier deliverables
  • Provide technical program management excellence
  • Work cross functionally to ensure alignment within Canoo and external supplier(s)

        Required Experience

        • Bachelors’ degree in CS/EE or a related technical field
        • 2+ years industry experience
        • ADAS device experience (ECU, Sensors, radars, and cameras)
        • Experience leading a technical team
        • Experience in requirements development
        • Demonstrated performance in a position requiring engineering technical excellence
        • High level of oral and written communication skills
        • Some travel required

        Preferred Experience

        • Experience in automotive industry
        • Purchasing experience

                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.