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Infotainment Sr. Software Engineer - SDV


Remote : This position does not require the employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee’s role enables them to work off-site on a permanent basis

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. We are looking for energetic engineers with experience in Android, QNX and Linux testing to help us deliver high quality software for future automotive Infotainment systems.

As an Infotainment Embedded Software Engineer at GM, you will design and develop high quality embedded software component for GM automotive products. You will execute software tasks spanning the entire software development lifecycle, including planning, requirements analysis, design, code, test, defect resolution, and production release. As a part of SDV group, you will have the opportunity to work on state of the art systems and designs in a rich and results-oriented team environment.


  • Leads and generates technical solutions including specifying of requirements, functional decomposition, analysis, design, development and testing for Infotainment software.

  • Design and develop embedded Linux and RTOS based software for automotive infotainment system.

  • Lead development of software system team design content and software anomaly corrections.

  • Maintain and enhance existing system level software components to provide a robust and efficient fundamental for application layer.

  • Generate structural and complete documentation to describe design and implementation following GM software development process.

  • Engage in all regular software development activities such as architecture study, feature requirements review, test case reviews and so on to ensure that the team delivers high quality code on time.

  • Collaborate with team members in software development activities using the Scrum/Agile development process.

  • Provide, communicate, and support common standard methodologies among software community

  • Bridge multiple subject areas, including Engineering, Information Technology, Technical Support, and Marketing, to make appropriate system-level design trade-offs and to identify, capture and refine system requirements and to identify innovation opportunities.

  • Follow GM 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.

Additional Description

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Software Engineering, or related degree.

  • 2+ years of Embedded Software Development experience

  • Solid experience in designing and developing Linux/RTOS low-level libraries and drivers.

  • Excellent programming and debugging skills with C, C++, and unit test framework

  • Experience in Linux build system like Makefile.

  • Experience with Linux debugging system tools such as GDB.

  • Experience with SCM tools such as: Git, Gerrit, OpenGrok

  • Working knowledge of Scrum/Agile software development process

  • Demonstrated analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with QNX programming and development.

  • Experience in Android native layer software development.

  • Ability to integrate and optimize complex virtualized systems incorporating Linux, Android and RTOS components.

  • Prior experience with vehicle infotainment, connectivity or navigation systems.

  • Experience with Automotive Diagnostics and CAN preferred

  • Experience with board bring up.

  • Embedded Android development experiences preferred

  • Development experience with scripting languages such as shell and Python.

#LI-Remote This is a remote position

Compensation: The compensation information is a good faith estimate only. It is based on what a successful Colorado applicant might be paid in accordance with Colorado law. The compensation may not be representative for positions located outside of Colorado. The median level of salary compensation for this role is $113,760-$126,756

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

Benefits: GM offers a variety of health and wellbeing benefit programs. Benefit options include medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Accounts, retirement savings plan, sickness and accident benefits, life insurance, paid vacation & holidays, tuition assistance programs, employee assistance program, GM vehicle discounts and more.

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.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings 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 student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

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

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