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Senior Infotainment Android Framework Architect- SDV

  • Ubicación
    • Sunnyvale, California
  • Cronograma Full time
  • Publicado


Work Arrangement

Onsite : This role is categorized as onsite. This means the successful candidate is expected to report to the Sunnyvale Technical Center on a full-time basis.

The SDV Team:

The Software Defined Vehicle (SDV) team supports the definition, design, and development of continuously improving mobility services. SDV is 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. This role requires high level of expertise and capability in software coding, development, issue resolution, debugging and analysis for root cause.

The Role:

We are building an Infotainment platform software team which is tasked with two critical roles: co-developing software that will run GM’s next generation infotainment system, and developing the talent and tools necessary to allow GM to take ownership of the resulting software stack. This team is solely responsible for developing and maintaining GM’s entire infotainment software platform. We are looking for senior engineers with a very solid knowledge in developing RTOS or Android software solutions who are interested in applying their experience to delivering high quality software for future automotive Infotainment systems. ​

What You'll Do

  • Contribute as designer and developer to building and integrating Linux and Android components into an RTOS based infotainment solutions for automotive consumer devices.
  • Responsible for the entire life cycle of the assigned domain, including requirements, system design, development, deployment, and maintenance of the infotainment software.
  • Participate in the design of a best-in-class in-vehicle platform for GM infotainment systems.
  • Follow our software development process where quality comes first and ensure that the designed solutions conform to architectural requirements such as scalability, maintainability, reliability, extensibility, usability and security.
  • Ensure communication “bridge” between various internal and external technical teams to make appropriate system-level design trade-offs, refine system requirements, and identify innovation opportunities.
  • Work on new feature development, as well as maintenance of existing features and bug fixes 
  • Collaborate with team members in software development activities using the Scrum/Agile development process.

[Additional Description]

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)

  • 15+ years in Software Development in related domains 
  • Experience in developing/or debugging drivers, low-level libraries, and system services in products that are deployed across global markets
  • Masters degree in software engineering, computer science, computer engineering or electrical engineering
  • Strong experience and expertise in Android native and Java framework, especially around Android System/ framework and/or multimedia/graphics stack troubleshooting

Professional Experience in:

  • Board bring up projects including boot loaders
  • System performance profiling and optimization across Linux, Android and RTOS systems, including using tools like Bootchart, ftrace, perfetto and strace
  • Thermal and power management
  • Debugging complex existing code base in C, C++ and Java
  • Scripting languages such as shell and Python 
  • Scrum/Agile software development process and SCM tools like Github, Git, Gerrit, OpenGrok
  • Knowledge of Android Compatibility and Automotive services requirements.


What Will Give You A Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications):

  • Prior experience with vehicle infotainment systems and CAN network
  • Experience with automotive and/or portable consumer electronic devices 
  • History of success in Android internals and framework development


The compensation information is a good faith estimate only. It is based on what a successful applicant might be paid in accordance with applicable state laws. The compensation may not be representative for positions located outside of New York, Colorado, California, or Washington.

• The salary range for this role is $186,200 to $285,300. The actual base salary a successful candidate will be offered within this range will vary based on factors relevant to the position.

• Bonus Potential: An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.

• This job is not eligible for relocation benefits. Any relocation costs would be the responsibility of the selected candidate.

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