About Canoo

If you're intrigued by the dream of working alongside the smartest & most revolutionary designers and engineers in the EV space, Canoo just may be the place for you. Are you a person who is irked by the status quo? Do you derive personal satisfaction from doing something you've never done before, and seeing that work actually put into production? Here at Canoo, every day is vastly different from the one before it, as we're moving swiftly toward our goal of changing the way the world looks at Urban Mobility. We’re a well-funded start-up, led by the who's who of EV business leaders, whose passion brought them together on this special mission. We're diligently preparing for our first vehicle launch and looking for deeply experienced and passionate talent, who are not just looking for a “job," but rather are driven to raise the bar and create new benchmarks within the global EV industry. Read on...

Job Purpose

The Manager for the feature owner software engineering team will act as a player/coach, who both leads the team and develops the code to implement a full feature into the domain controller of our ADAS system. He or she is responsible for setting the team up for success to write the embedded code while ensuring support from the systems engineering and algorithms teams.

Responsibilities

  • Align the feature development timeline with the feature roadmap
  • Work with the scrum master to create the backlog of tasks for new features and plan tasks for each sprint
  • Enable the team to write the embedded software for ADAS features
  • Ensure the team is properly documenting development with software requirements
  • Work with the test and validation team to verify functional operation to technical specification
  • Work with all stakeholders to integrate final design into the vehicle or subsystem
  • Assist in the development of detailed DVP&R plans, including statistical confidence intervals
  • Ensure all product issues are identified, logged, tracked, and resolved during each testing phase
  • Effectively communicate with the rest of the organization when issues or failures arise

Qualifications

  • Excel in C++ programming and leading a team to follow best practices
  • Experience leading a technical team
  • Experience in embedded programming for automotive
  • Experience with POSIX compliant OS
  • Experience in data structures and advanced algorithms
  • Knowledge of supervised machine learning algorithms, Kalman filters, and controls algorithms
  • Self-motivated and comfortable operating without direct supervision
  • Professional experience in ADAS or autonomous driving applications
  • Demonstrated performance in a position requiring engineering technical excellence
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
  • High level of oral and written communication skills

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.

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