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 ADAS Platform BSW team is responsible for delivering base software for the ADAS domain controller. As a growing team, we are looking to add an experienced BSW Engineer to support multiple product lines.


  • Definition and architecture of software stack for the ADAS central domain controller and the ADAS system
  • Develop, test, and debug the BSP, middleware and help the application software teams in building a reliable and scalable software stack
  • Characterize, profile, and optimize system software for functionality, power, resources, and security
  • Developing software for critical components
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams like system architecture, hardware, BSP, security, cloud and vehicle engineering in developing robust end to end solutions

Required Experience

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with 10+ years of experience in Automotive or electronics industry
  • 5+ years in SW development roles for embedded systems with 5+ years in one of the following areas - BSP, Middleware, networking on Linux/QNX based embedded systems
  • Experience in developing efficient communications using shared memory, IPC, SOC to SOC, automotive ethernet, and CAN
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent communications skills and take ownership to deliver results

Preferred Experience

  • Prior experience with power management, board diagnostics, fault management or failure modes
  • Thrives in fast-paced agile environment
  • Strong knowledge of SW engineering processes for mission-critical applications
  • Broad understanding of multiple domains involved in electronics and communication device

What's Cool About Working Here...

  • Four months paid primary care giver leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
  • Beautiful new facility in Torrance
  • 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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