Staff Firmware Engineer, Infotainment Platform

Employer
Rivian
Location
Palo Alto, California
Posted
Jun 19, 2024
Closes
Jun 20, 2024
Ref
2778849017
Discipline
Engineering
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Other
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
About Rivian:
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract.

As a company, we constantly challenge what's possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations.

Role Summary:
The Infotainment Team is at the core of reimagining what mobility can be. They are responsible for building the ecosystem that delivers a beautiful and intuitive in-vehicle experience to Rivian drivers and passengers.

Responsibilities:
Be responsible for the design, development, and deployment of embedded platform for the Infotainment application (i.e., microcontrollers, displays, cameras, graphics, power management, audio, Bluetooth, etc)

Perform software design and code reviews while assisting other developers on technical issues, design choices, and decision making

Analysis of requirements, architecture, design, development, code review, quality assurance and deployment of entire software engineering life cycle

Work closely with other development and cross-functional team members such as Connected Car, Self-Driving, Common Software, and Powertrain team

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Applied Mathematics or related field. Master's degree preferred.

Demonstrated 8+ years of experience developing embedded system software from requirements gathering through to implementation and maintenance

Proficiency with modern C and/or C++ programming skills

Experience with POSIX-based embedded systems; Preferred Linux, Android, or FreeRTOS

Deep knowledge of one or more technical areas such as displays, cameras, graphics, power management, audio, Bluetooth, or FuSa (functional safety)

Preferred experience with scripting languages such as PERL or Python

Preferred experience with low-level interfaces typical of embedded systems: such as I2C, SPI, GPIO, UART, USB, PCIe, SDIO, UFS, MDIO

Pay Disclosure:
Salary Range/Hourly Rate for California Based Applicants: 186,000 USD - 232,000 USD (actual compensation will be determined based on experience, location, and other factors permitted by law).

Benefits Summary: Rivian provides robust medical/Rx, dental and vision insurance packages for full-time employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and children up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment, and Rivian covers most of the premiums.

Company Statements:
Equal OpportunityRivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Please note that we are currently not accepting applications from third party application services.