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 experience within our vehicles.

In this role, you will be tasked with bringing the various components that make up our infotainment system together. You will work with other software teams to help integrate their software deliveries into a complete solution that you will be responsible for building. You will act as a software glue that binds the various deliveries together and, if something isn’t working, you will step in to help resolve it. At the end of the day, you will ensure that the software gets built and is delivered to the test team successfully.

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.


  • Maintain a solid understanding of what the system should be by reviewing requirements
  • Work with the various software teams to deliver high quality software components
  • Integrate new & updated software components into the infotainment build
  • Taking on & resolving the hardest problems in the system
  • Maintain the final software configuration for the system
  • Update manifests, label software, build release candidates, and deliver to partner teams
  • Work with the scrum master break down stories into tasks and maintain the embedded backlog


    • 3+ years developing embedded applications – including automotive experience
    • Excellent C/C++ development skills
    • In-depth understanding of Linux, QNX, or Android – including OS internals, tools, libraries
    • Experience connecting applications with backend services or mobile applications
    • Experience with Bluetooth, Wi-Fi
    • Experience with HMI software – including Qt, Unreal, Kanzi
    • Knowledge of automotive technologies & use-cases – CAN, LIN, Ethernet
    • Has shown the ability to function independently on a day-to-day basis

    What's Cool About Working Here...

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

    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.