Sr. Embedded Software Engineer at Moovel Transit
Portland, OR, US

moovel North America is an urban mobility company helping make cities smarter. We’re a corporate start-up within the Daimler ecosystem pioneering the next era of mobility. Every day we help improve the lives of local communities through accessible and delightful user experiences within our city-branded mobility applications. Our vision is a planet without traffic jams. It’s a lofty goal, but one that inspires us every day to bring to life. By partnering with cities, public transit agencies, and end users worldwide, we’re helping transform cities by providing convenient and sustainable solutions powered by our Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform. We’re looking for a Sr. Embedded Software Engineer to help shape the future of mobility together. We provide an epic space that fosters collaboration and creativity in one of the coolest buildings in downtown Portland. We’ve got all the perks of tech with a stocked kitchen, an open and flexible work environment, fun extracurricular activities and a unique culture that puts people first. What we’re looking for is exceptional people who share a passion for developing creative solutions that advance our mission and vision. As moovel’s next Sr. Embedded Software Engineer you’ll be responsible for creating world-class embedded applications for urban mobility and transit agencies with seamless user experiences deployed throughout the world. The ideal candidate believes development is a team activity and enjoys it being that way. They thrive in a fast-paced environment and are willing to fill any role to help their team be successful.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Working collaboratively in an agile cross-functional team
  • Contributing to the design and development of new products and services
  • Supporting existing products and services that people are using everyday
  • Applying development best practices to your work
  • Crafting clean code supported by automated tests
  • Design and implement software for embedded devices and systems for transit
  • Integrate and validate new product designs
  • Support test engineering through the product life cycle
  • Provide post deployment system support
  • Assess third party and open source software
  • Work on a high functioning, fast paced team with ability to pivot dependent on market/technology demands

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related experience
  • 8+ years of development experience with embedded operating systems
  • In-depth experience with embedded Linux, Buildroot, and other cross-compilation tool chains
  • Strong skills in C, C++ coding and development for 16/32 bit microcontrollers
  • Proven experience troubleshooting and debugging complex system issues
  • Knowledge of embedded IoT communication protocols such as SPI, I2C, RS-485, RS-232, CAN
  • Knowledge of internet protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, MQTT
  • Experience working with RESTful web services and JSON
  • Experience with BLE, BLE Mesh, WiFi, NFC, and barcode technologies
  • Experience with custom board bring-up
  • Solid understanding of agile methodologies such as SCRUM and KANBAN and embedded system development life cycles
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal skills

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • MS Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering
  • Experience with Windows Embedded (WinCE 6.0 - Win IoT) and Embedded Android
  • Experience with some Android and iOS development
  • Knowledge of IoT development and architectures
  • Experience developing embedded software development kits

Who We Are:

Headquartered in Portland, OR, moovel N.A. offers competitive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability benefits at no cost to employees. We also offer a generous holiday schedule with four weeks of PTO annually. Our compensation program includes a 8% retirement contribution, an annual bonus program and competitive base salaries.

In addition to the more traditional benefits, we offer transit, gym and cell phone allowances, in-office meals and snacks, ping-pong, a welcoming environment for dogs of all sizes and many other perks. You will also have the opportunity to work with a diverse team in our Portland office as well as our parent company based in Stuttgart, Germany.    

Our office is centrally located in the heart of Old Town, bike friendly, and within walking distance to a multitude of restaurants, bars, and shops. The Portland Streetcar and TriMet offer easy-to-use transit services connecting the downtown Portland district to the Pearl District and greater Downtown Portland.

moovel provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, moovel complies with all applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.