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Embedded Software Technical Team Lead

Field: Product Engineering
Location: Canada

Who is Litens?

Litens has been a leader in delivering efficient, high performance and reliable vehicles for decades. Today our focus is on moving the EV revolution forward. We are a high performance, fast paced and innovative team. We are focused on a sustainable future and developing technologies that get us there sooner. We have a nimble organization structure and a lot of room for talented people to experience all aspects of what it means to bring ideas to life. We offer a flexible hybrid work environment that is focused on maximizing the productivity and work life balance of our employees.

Why join Litens

The role embedded software plays in EV’s cannot be overstated. We are growing our embedded software team  rapidly. We need an innovative technical leader who is driven and who wants to build not only products but a team that can deliver on big goals and in record time. We have the world’s fastest charging and most recyclable battery pack concept patented and in prototyping and we need your help to deliver the embedded software to get to market with great speed and greater quality. We’re going to change the EV landscape and help the environment while doing so, if this sounds like a movement you want to help lead, this is the role for you.

At Litens, you can make an impact. We’ve purposefully cultivated a supportive and flexible environment that gives everyone the opportunity to succeed. Litens offers a competitive and people-first approach to compensation and benefits, and we are committed to provide balanced employment and advancement opportunities for everyone.

Our diversity is our source of strength. At Litens, we are committed to equal employment opportunity, and we value and welcome diversity. We respect employees’ rights for a safe and respectful workplace. Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

What you will do?

As the Embedded Software Technical Team Lead you will lead development activities and mentor a mature team of software developers with a broad mix of experience and skill levels working on embedded software design. You will assist in hiring, training, and professional development of team members while ensuring  excellent software development practices and processes are followed by the team.

Be the voice of the embedded software team when collaborating with mechanical, hardware, and controls engineering teams to successfully design, validate and manufacture innovative new products.

Provide technical oversight for the architecture and modeling of new embedded software platforms

Ensure designs are implemented, and maintain efficient, reliable, and reusable code.

Provide leadership on the tools and toolchain used in development and testing

Lead the development of the team from a training perspective

Be the technical authority on embedded software design

Implement continuous improvement and best practices within team and larger organization

Leading and participating in the design, analysis, and execution of all technical aspects of electronic products / projects which meet or exceed the hardware requirements.

Leading design and development for manufacturability, understanding electronics manufacturing processes, and ensuring product testability.

Leading technical teams to resolve technical issues and ensure changes implemented to avoid reoccurrence.

Lead development of Functional Safety compliant software at various levels.

Lead development of functional safety development processes and controls to ensure maximum customer safety

Be trained to become an expert managing teams developing ASPICE/ISO26262 compliant software.

What you will bring?

Degree in Electrical/Software Engineering plus 5 years professional software development experience with at least 1 years of experience as a technical leader for a team of software developers.

5+ years experience in developing and debugging embedded software, written in C/C++

Deep understanding of embedded systems and microprocessors and software architecture

Experience in ARM-Based MCUs

Experience with Real time operating systems

Experience with communication protocols (UART / I2C / SPI / USB / Ethernet / CAN)

Experience with Python is beneficial.

Performed key product development deliverables such as: DFMEA, design validation plans and reports (DVP&R), and problem solving techniques (ex. 8D)

Experience launching electronic products through the complete design and development lifecycle

Knowledge of UL, GB/T and FCC requirements

Experience and knowledge in environmental, reliability, and safety requirements for Automotive, Industrial & Residential applications for battery systems (ASIL, ASPICE, ISO26262, etc)

Interested in this position?

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