Staff Software Engineer

Telenav - Santa Clara, CA (30+ days ago)3.8

Do you dream of what cars of the future will look like when you combine them with connectivity, a smartphone, and cloud services? Can you imagine uniting those dreams with a company that has the skills and relationships to make that a reality? If so, Telenav wants you!

At Telenav, we believe the car is at the beginning of a massive innovation wave that mirrors what happened on the smartphone several years ago. Building on our long history of mobile and in-car navigation software and services, we are on a mission to make people’s lives less stressful, more productive and more fun when they’re on the go.

We’re looking for a highly motivated Staff Software Engineer to join our growing Automotive Engineering team.

Develop automotive connected navigation products by Integrating navigation core engines and SDK.
Implement automotive navigation features according to OEM requirements and corporate product roadmap.
Integrate automotive navigation application/SDK with automotive vehicle hardware and system platforms
Prototype new automotive technologies with Telenav navigation SDK
Lead development team members in remote sites.
Write high quality code with unit test, do code review, and conduct integration test.
Debug through logs analysis, perform root cause analysis, and provide fixes.
Come up with creative solutions to challenging problems.

Required Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electric Engineering, or related majors and experiences.
7+ years’ experience in software development in C and C++ (5+ years with Master degree)
Experience in development on embedded operating systems (preferably Linux, QNX, OSX, or Windows)
Experience in prototyping systems/sub-systems with SDK, open source libraries, or reference products.
Experience leading or working with teams in remote sites.
Good problem solving and debugging skills. Smart and quick learning
Good communication skills (English) are required (verbal & written)
Experiences in C++11, STL, Boost, multi-threading

Desired skills or experience:
Multi-platform experience: Windows, Linux, OSX, QNX, AGL
Experience in XCode, Qt Creator(v4 or v5), QML, Visual Studio and other IDEs
Familiar with agile software development, able to estimate work, perform tasks, and reach deadlines
Navigation or infotainment system software experience is a plus
About Telenav
Telenav is a leading provider of connected car and location-based platform services, focused on transforming life on the go for people — before, during, and after every drive. Leveraging our location platform, global brands such as Ford, GM, Toyota and AT&T deliver custom connected car and mobile experiences. Additionally, advertisers such as Nissan, Denny's, Walmart, and Best Buy reach millions of users with our highly-targeted advertising platform. To learn more about how Telenav's location platform powers personalized navigation, mapping, big data intelligence, social driving, and location-based ads, visit