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Senior Software Engineer (Low-Level/Embedded) Auto OEM

Garmin International
Olathe, KS 66061
  • Job Code
    19001W4
  • Jobs Rated
    8th
GPS Manufacturer/Distributor

As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.





Our Consumer Automotive product development team has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Senior Software Engineer who is passionate about working on low-level, embedded software. As part of the platforms team, you will work closely with the hardware design engineers and other platform software engineers to develop low-level drivers/software to take projects from concept to production. There is a wide range of opportunity to work with various hardware platforms and technologies that are found in many consumer electronic products today! As a growing and consistent leader in automotive navigation, we strive to design and deliver innovative features. We take pride in producing simple, elegant solutions that impact global customers with clear differentiation.







Desirable Skills:



  • Previous experience writing embedded C code and in-circuit debugging using JTAG interface

  • Previous embedded software development experience with one or more of the following technologies: serial protocols (I2C, SPI, UART, etc.), audio codecs, Bluetooth/BLE, Wi-Fi, USB, cameras, graphics drivers, LCD displays, touch panels, power management, etc.

  • Familiarity with developing, debugging, and optimizing embedded multi-threaded systems running on ARM-based processors

  • Experience in using oscilloscopes and/or logic analyzers to design, test and validate embedded systems

Senior Software Engineers on the Consumer Automotive team will also:

  • Makes substantial contributions toward determination of project goal/objective feasibility

  • Participates in project leadership and/or program planning including providing technical input to product development plans and concept documents

  • Provides reliable solutions to a wide range of difficult problems using sound problem solving techniques

  • Contributes to advanced technical research on new technologies

  • May work with software vendors to integrate externally developed deliverables into project

  • Assist design engineering as needed with component datasheet review and schematic design review

  • Offers process improvement suggestions and authors new procedures as appropriate

  • Mentors and/or supervises less experienced Software Engineers (1 & 2)

  • Exemplifies Garmins Mission Statement and Quality Policy and proactively works to improve Garmins image and culture

  • Demonstrated capability to offer peer technical assessments in areas of expertise, new technologies and software designs

  • Experience working in a team environment


Candidates for this role should possess a Master of Science Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Math or Physics or another relevant engineering/technical field AND a minimum of 3 years relevant experience OR Bachelor of Science Degree in any of the fields noted above AND a minimum of 5 year relevant experience OR an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience plus a cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a general rule.





Qualified candidates will also demonstrate proficiency with designing well architectured software systems and modules that support new technology or improve capability/performance of existing functionality and competence with researching fundamental problems and implementing appropriate algorithmic solutions. Demonstrated ability to serve as a lead software engineer for a complex software project and the ability to decompose functional requirements into well-defined tasks while balancing quality, quantity and complexity in work output are also required.





Other requirements for this role include:



Our benefits, designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life, keep us competitive and allow our associates to make their own decisions about their well-being and future. We offer a choice of healthcare planswith low or no premiumswhich consistently rank in the 90th percentile when compared to other high-tech employers, plus dental and vision plans for you and your family. In addition, our financial benefits rate 82% above the median for technology companies comparable in size. Our 401K retirement plan provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.





Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veterans status, age or disability.









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Posted: 2019-11-11 Expires: 2019-12-10
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