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Sr Embedded Software Engineer, ADAS - SDV

  • Location
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Hybrid : This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively.  The employee’s role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired.

  • This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-3 times per week.

The Software Defined Vehicle (SDV) team supports the definition, design, and development of continuously improving mobility services. SDV has created Ultifi, a new vehicle intelligence platform, that will underpin all our future innovations across a wide range of technological advancements, including EVs and expanded automated driving. This means that you can potentially put a fingerprint on the vehicles that drive down the road!  Within the Software Defined Vehicle, GM is developing the next generation of embedded platform software to deliver state of the art Infotainment features on the Ultifi platform.

As a Senior Embedded Software Engineer on our Mapping team, you will be responsible for developing, implementing, and testing software for high impact projects that are aligned to GM’s future around autonomous and electric vehicles.  Join our agile team and let’s build the future together!

What You’ll Do:

  • Own and develop high quality embedded software solutions as part of a larger team; leading and participating in future development.
  • Collaborate with Systems Engineers in architecting requirements.
  • Conduct design and code reviews for C++ and/or Python projects.
  • Lead and participate in embedded software implementation, applying strong software development principles.
  • Conduct software verification (unit testing, simulation, test automation, on hardware and in-vehicle as needed).
  • Collaborate with team members by applying Agile/Scrum software development methodologies including continuous integration and continuous deployment.
  • Take ownership of each project, make design and implementation decisions autonomously, and mentor junior members.

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or related technical degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of engineering or technical experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of software development experience
  • Embedded software development experience
  • Experience in object-oriented software development, algorithms, data structures, and design patterns
  • Experience working with large code bases

What is Preferred:

  • Master’s degree
  • 7 years designing and developing production software in C++
  • Experience with agile software development
  • Experience with Data Visualization
  • Exposure to sensors or embedded devices – eg. cameras, radars, LiDARs
  • Exposure to GPU computing and with SAFe methodologies
  • Exposure to ISO26262 functional safety control systems
  • Understanding of major automotive vehicle systems such as Advanced Driver-Assistance (ADAS)
  • Exposure to Automotive Platforms (Ethernet/CAN/LIN, AUTOSAR, QNX)

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