u-blox looking for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer (GNSS Safety-critical Products)
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Location City Athens
Location Country Greece
About u-blox u blox (SIX: UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short-range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost-effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (www.u-blox.com)
u-blox continues to expand its efforts in positioning technology with a focus on building positioning products for safety-critical applications such as autonomous road and airborne vehicle control and navigation. The Positioning Product Center is charged with ensuring that u-blox positioning products not only remain at the forefront of positioning technologies but also becomes a key player within safety-critical systems like autonomous vehicles.
As a new and fast-growing team within this organization, we are applying our best research and engineering capabilities to new products for which not only positioning performance matters, but also integrity and safety. While satellite-based positioning technology is widely accepted and integrated within General Aviation, we are only starting to assign them safety-critical tasks within future mass-market applications such as highly automated and autonomous control.
Our vision is to develop a positioning technology that is so reliable, accurate and easy to integrate that it will become a key player within systems asking for high accuracy, integrity and safety. Our positioning technology integrates GNSS satellite signals with sensors from the vehicle by means of sophisticated hardware and software.
We are looking for experienced and passionate Embedded Software Engineers for Safety-critical Products who are quick learners and enthusiastic about safety-critical systems. If you want to join an organization whose mission is to build cutting-edge technology that will shape the future of autonomous vehicle control and navigation, this may be the right opportunity for you!
The role is in Athens, Greece.
Design, development, documentation, and delivery of software for our safety-critical positioning products
Participate to the full functional safety-compliant software development life cycle (from design to validation and verification)
Integrate and tailor existing software components to the required safety and integrity levels!
Ensure adherence of our software to our safety-compliant development standards!
Degree in electrical engineering, computer science, robotics, or equivalent education
At least seven years of experience in embedded software development
Deep knowledge in embedded software development (C/C++ programming language, debugging, testing, continuous integration) as well as in RTOS (Real Time Operating System) and/or navigation algorithms and/or digital signal processing.
Strong documentation and communication skills
Team player with the ability to work independently within broader project teams and a can-do attitude.
Able to travel to other EU u-blox sites and locations, especially during the ramp-up of the team competencies.
English fluent both written and spoken.
Greek or EU or Schengen zone citizen or holder of a valid Greek work permit will be an asset.
Version control software (Git, SVN, etc.)
Scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python, etc.)
Requirements management tools (e.g. Jama, JIRA, IBM Doors, or others)
Modelling languages (e.g., SysML, UML) and tools (e.g. IBM Rational Rhapsody, Enterprise Architect)
Functional safety (e.g., ISO 26262 or DO-178C certification)
Operating in a regulated industry
Do you want to learn more about our company and what we believe in? Get to know u-blox in this video and visit our career site: www.u-blox.com/careers.
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