Skip to main content

Phone Integration Feature System Engineer - SDV


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 days per week.

Our Connectivity Technologies group within our Software Defined Vehicle (SDV) team has an opening for an Engineering Feature Owner . The Feature Owners are the single-point of contact for critical feature definition and function. They are recognized leaders in their domain responsible for function and definition of feature content to build and meet performance requirements.

In this role you’ll interact across organizations to ensure features/functions are integrated optimally into the vehicle and implement new features/functions. You’ll be responsible for the Phone Integration into the Infotainment System. This technology, through wired or wireless integration, allows the end customer to use their smartphone safely and easily while driving, making it possible to make phone calls, messaging, listening to music and navigating through the in-vehicle touchscreen or voice activated controls.


  • Identify, communicate and deliver on Phone Integration roadmap

  • Lead Certification of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

  • Manage Phone Dialer Application Feature in collaboration with Software and UX Teams

  • Lead development of global engineering requirements for Phone Integration

  • Support tier 1 and 2 developments of the Phone/Device technologies into GM products

  • Lead sophisticated development work in the domain

  • Build and maintain relationships across the domain ecosystem community including Partner collaboration (Apple, Google, Samsung, etc.)

  • Lead multi-functional Feature Development Teams (system engineers & other key partners)

  • Feature performance requirements including KPI's and determine feature set and sizing recommendations

  • Perform system modelling tool requirements and allocate system requirements for the feature

  • Responsible for System DFMEA/fault tree analysis

  • Drive validation and verification plan for feature

  • Stays abreast of new technology and competitive products

Additional Description

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related technical degree

  • Minimum of 3 years of engineering experience working with Wired and Wireless Connectivity technologies (USB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Bluetooth Low Energy, Near Field Communication, Phone Integration (Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Baidu CarLife, etc.)

  • Understanding of automotive infotainment system operation

  • Experienced with embedded automotive modules

  • Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area required

  • Exhibits appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals

  • High level of oral and written communication skills

  • High level analytical ability where problems are unusual and complex

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

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

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.