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 OTA & Software Diagnostics Test Engineer will be responsible for planning, conducting and reviewing testing activities to ensure the correct operation of the OTA and Vehicle diagnostics.


  • Plan, Develop and execute test cases for OTA
  • Plan, Develop and execute test cases for Vehicle Diagnostics and remote commands
  • Conduct development and validation diagnostics testing on in vehicle ECUs using state of the art Hardware in the loop Test equipment
  • Support testing of diagnostics UDS ISO14229 services like I/O control
  • Conduct OTA and ECU flash tests over CAN, LIN and Ethernet
  • Create Test to requirements coverage matrix for OTA and diagnostics features
  • Automation of test cases and test environment to achieve “lights out” testing
  • Support debug of software issues at HIL bench and vehicle level


  • Bachelors degree in electrical or software engineering or equivalent
  • 3+ years experience writing automation scripts in python
  • Experience with HIL bench planning , creation and execution
  • Experience with HIL test tools: Vector CANoe, CAN.diva, CAPL programming, Vector VT System
  • Diagnostics experience: UDS ISO14229, CANdela studio, ODX, CANoe.Diva
  • Expert experience in CAN/LIN/Ethernet conformance testing

What's Cool About Working Here...

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

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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