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Sr. Software Engineer - Embedded

  • Location:
    Santa Clara , California
  • Category:
    Software Engineer
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A 6-12 month Sr. Software Engineer (Advanced and Automotive Platforms) job in Santa Clara, CA is currently available through Modis Engineering, formally Adecco Engineering and Technical.

The Advanced and Automotive Platforms team at COMPANY Lab is seeking a Senior Software Engineer – Advanced and Automotive Platforms to join the team to help develop Proof-of-Concept demonstration systems for new automotive platforms. We are seeking someone with broad background knowledge of software technology who can work on multiple disparate projects.

Sr. Software Engineer job responsibilities include:

Evaluate new technology to determine its capabilities and performance.
Build proof-of-concept demonstration systems to show how new technologies might be used
Design, develop and debug software
Lead by example to set a high-standard for developers. Mentor junior members of the team
Perform code-reviews of relevant code changes
Work closely with product managers, user experience experts and quality engineers to build products that our customers will love
Resolve complex technical issues and drive innovation in our products

Minimum Requirements

BS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience with a minimum of 8 years’ experience
Experience with most of the following is preferred: Low-level and embedded software systems and micro-controllers, Linux systems, Android system and application development, iOS application development, knowledge of hardware design, sensors, GPS/GNSS/location/mapping, display and touchscreen technology, C/C++, Python, HTML5
Solid understanding of software architecture, design principles, design patterns and software best practices
Expert at developing Linux system software such as daemons, libraries and scripts
Very good understanding of Linux platform, including inter-process communication, multi-threaded programming, file systems and system initialization
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to communicate and work with geographically disparate and culturally diverse teams
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to learn quickly and deliver high quality code in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment
Previous experience in the automotive software field is a plus
Some domestic and/or international travel may be required (< 20%)

If you are interested in this Sr. Software Engineer job in Santa Clara, CA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Modis Engineering If you have questions about the position, please contact Mae Murphy at 408-481-9049 or

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