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Software Integration Engineer - SDV

  • Location
    • Markham, Ontario
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


There’s never been a more exciting time to work in automotive software development and engineering. That’s because our people are the driving force behind GM’s vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion.

We’re looking for new team members to help bring this vision to life through cutting-edge research and software development, innovation, testing, and engineering at GM’s Canadian Technical Centre, Kapuskasing Proving Ground and McLaughlin Advanced Technology Track. 

We want those who are bold, innovative, and ready to redefine the way the world moves.

Join our team today!

General Motors’ Software Defined Vehicle (SDV) group unlocks a new level of potential by further integrating our vehicles with their digital world.  SDV has created Ultifi, a new vehicle intelligence platform, designed to unlock new vehicle experiences.  With Ultifi, we will connect with customers through software-defined features, apps and services via Over-the-Air (OTA). The new platform works by separating key software from the hardware to simplify the OTA process, enabling us to provide more robust updates and cloud-services to our customers.

Think this could be a good fit for you? Are you interested to be a part of  a collaborative, driven, and bold organization that embraces innovation and challenges?  If you have  experience in electrical engineering, software engineering, or computer science/programming and you're ready to go all-in to deliver vehicles that evolve digitally with our customers’ lives, let's connect. 

Core Responsibilities

  • Deliver integrated hardware, software & calibration for Development, Production and Service by ensuring program execution to standard processes
  • Support software teams to develop and execute Key Behavior Tests (KBTs) and Milestone Tests (Global B controllers), both manually and automated
  • Verify control module functionality on bench and in vehicle (examples: perception systems, lateral & longitudinal control systems, mapping & localization systems etc.)
  • Develop test protocols and scripts for validating hardware and software integration
  • Support continuous development of new test features, processes, and methodologies
  • Work collaboratively with multiple agile teams to help deliver end-to-end products and features, seeing them through from conception to delivery

Additional Description

Required Skills and Experience  

  • Bachelor's degree in Software/Computer/Electrical/Embedded Systems/Electronics Engineering or equivalent field 
  • 3+ years’ experience with either software development, software integration and/or software testing 
  • Prior software experience, preferably in C/C++ with exposure to bash, python and windows batch scripting 
  • Knowledge and experience in safety critical embedded control system integration and testing in a HIL environment 
  • Ability to independently investigate issues based on limited information, demonstrating high level of analytical ability to resolve complex problems 
  • Creative, disciplined, strong sense of responsibility, delivery, and schedule commitment  

Compensation and Benefits:

  • GM’s Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs.
  • GM’s comprehensive compensation and benefits plan is carefully designed and thoroughly benchmarked against the companies that we compete for talent in the local market .

The goal of the General Motors of Canada total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan currently includes the following benefits, in addition to many others:

  • Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and supplemental benefits for pregnancy, parental and adoption leave.
  • Healthcare, dental and vision benefits including health care spending account and wellness incentive.
  • Life insurance plans to cover you and your family.
  • Company and matching contributions to a Defined Contribution Pension plan to help you save for retirement.
  • Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values.
  • Tuition Assistance and Employee Assistance Program. 
  • GM Vehicle Purchase Plan for you, your family and friends.

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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