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Software Architect

  • Location
    • Herzliya, Tel Aviv District
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


General Motors Israel (Herzliya) takes a significant part in shaping the autonomous vehicle.

We impact the future vehicles in diverse fields by developing cutting edge technologies.

Within GM Israel, over 600 people working in a hybrid flexible mode on one of the most exciting challenges of our days.

UltraCruise is a driver-assistance technology that enables hands-free driving in 95% percent of all driving scenarios.

A door-to-door hands-free driving technology that will enable GM's goal of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion.

UltraCruise is part of SDV- 'Software Defined Vehicle' group that is developing a new vehicle intelligence platform whose features and functions are primarily enabled through software.

This is a significant part of the ongoing transformation of vehicles from being mainly hardware-based to a software-centric electronic device on wheels

UltraCruiseIL group is focusing on research and development of advanced technologies to enable brake through applications for the future of mobility.

We are looking for a Software Architect  that will be part of an architecture team, working to define how UltraCruise software will be integrated on our embedded ADAS computer

About You

  • You will work to generate software architecture solutions, supporting integration of UltraCruise software on an embedded, high performance, ADAS computer
  • You will translate product level requirements: safety, legal, cyber security, system capabilities and more into software level requirements
  • You will work with multiple interfaces in software groups in Israel and the US,  including suppliers to GM,  providing software across all the layers of the stack : OS, BSP, Middleware, applications, diagnostics, cyber security and more
  • You will work to define & manage the optimal partitioning of compute, memory and storage of software components in the ADAS computer


Additional Description

What are we looking for?

  • BSC or MSc in electrical engineering/ computer science or equivalent
  • Over 5 years of experience in software architecture roles in embedded systems
  • Proven background working on complex, real-time systems, involving HW and SW components
  • Proven track record of rapidly ramping up knowledge in new domains
  • Experience with large matrix global organizations
  • Ability to work concurrently on multiple tasks with high degree of independence and identify gaps in existing solutions
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player who knows not only what is the right solution but also how to get the team to agree on it
  • Knowledge in C/C++
  • Advantage: knowledge in Python
  • Advantage: knowledge in complex heterogenous SoCs (CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, HW accelerators)
  • Advantage: background in safety critical systems
  • Advantage: experience with Agile development methodology

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

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