Embedded in a worldwide network Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America, Inc. continuously strives to remain at the forefront of successful automotive research and development. MBRDNA is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with key areas of Autonomous Driving, Advanced Interaction Design, Digital User Experience, Machine Learning, Costumer Research, and Business Innovation. In Redford, Michigan, the focus is on Powertrain and eDrive technology as well as in Long Beach, where the E-Mobility Group helps to shape the future of the North American market for hydrogen fuel cell and battery electric vehicles. The Testing and Regulatory Affairs Division in Ann Arbor and the Advanced Vehicle Design in Carlsbad complete the competence center.
Together, all the developers, technicians, engineers and designers take on the challenges of creating the next innovation. They're inspired by the newest trends, find the best solutions for the customer, develop the latest and greatest technologies and create the next generation of connected, safe, sustainable and luxurious vehicles.
Here at MBRDNA, we are looking for talented, energetic, and committed individuals to join our diverse team. Our employees are the key to our success, and we support each individual in fulfilling his or her potential. We proudly continue the pioneering work initiated by founders Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz over 125 years ago.
Job Introduction: (Primary purpose of this position)
We are looking for highly motivated and skilled engineers to help us develop a UI Software Framework for next-generation Mercedes-Benz vehicles at our R&D headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA. This role will work closely with our software development teams in the US and Germany to define and implement software architectures on the latest automotive embedded platforms.
Key Tasks & Responsibilities
Execute our strategy to develop a UI Software Framework for use as an innovation platform
Evaluate new features and system requirements by developing working prototypes
Design, implement, and test reusable software components for embedded platforms
Participate in an Agile working model together with development teams in various time zones
Debug and analyze the performance and system resource usage of software modules
Education & Experience
Minimum skills required :
Strong programming skills and understanding of object oriented programming.
Ability to work in inter-cultural, inter-disciplinary teams, across multiple time zones
Ability to analyze complex problems, recognizes and explains connections between cause-and-effect, and develops concrete, viable solutions, taking risks and obstacles into account
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience in UI development for automotive infotainment and navigation applications.
Experience in agile collaboration models (e.g. Scrum)
Minimum years of experience required: