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.
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Work as a Vehicle Firmware Development Engineer to: Research and develop novel solutions to various controls problems that arise at base software level Contribute to toolchain improvements and hardware driver development Continually push technology to lead and define the new state of art for control and system simulation Collaborate with Systems Engineers and Application Engineers to define how a base software solution impacts vehicle, sub-system and component requirements Develop robust algorithms for base software from a clean sheet, including software architecture, implementation, integration and test Collaborate with low voltage electrical teams to define and integrate components, check functionality on the bench and on the vehicle Define and implement software unit tests, HIL, and vehicle tests
THIS IS WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Software Engineering focused on controls, mechatronics, or similar Strong first principles background Ability to develop and understand software at base software level and have an appreciation of how it interacts with application Familiar with use of debugger systems (e.g. Lauterbach/ UDE) 2+ years of experience in vehicle and system development 2+ years of experience with embedded development using C/ C++ Ability to read and understand model based design implementations (e.g. Matlab/ Simulink) Ability to own tasks, decompose into realizable deliverables and work with other teams to co-ordinate execution Execute individual responsibilities with minimal guidance
THIS IS WHERE YOU’LL WORK
Department: Controls Dept
Location: Irvine, California
Rivian 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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