Technical Lead – Embedded Software

June 27, 2022
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Job Description

About Us
With electric vehicles (EVs) expected to be nearly 30% of new vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is becoming a reality. ChargePoint is at the center of this revolution, powering one of the world’s leading EV charging networks and a comprehensive set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every charging need. We bring together drivers, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a global reality.

Since our founding in 2007, ChargePoint has focused solely on EV charging and established a business model that’s been validated by more than a decade in business and thousands of customers. As now a public company, we remain focused on broadening our market leadership and building on years of innovation. ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to build our all-electric future and dominate a trillion-dollar market.

Join the team that is building the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come.

Discover what it’s like to help build the fueling network of the future – check out our Engineering Blog.

Reports To
Senior Manager, Embedded Software

What You Will Doing
ChargePoint is looking for an outstanding engineer interested in applying a broad skill-set toward building cutting-edge software for a next generation vehicle charging platform. You will architect, design, implement, and test new systems in a rapidly evolving problem-space.

What You Will Bring to ChargePoint
Work on platform software including Linux Applications and IPC mechanisms
Familiarity with kernel and communication interfaces like CAN, RS-232/484, I2C, SPI, Modbus, PPP is a big plus
Collaborate cross-functionally and globally with hardware, manufacturing and other software teams to define specifications, features, and APIs
Participate in design and code reviews, as well as mentor other members of the team
BS/MS in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering or equivalent

8+ years of experience in developing embedded system products using C++
(Preferably C++17) and C

Expert-level C++/C coding in a Linux/RTOS environment is a requirement

Managed and implemented large scale projects (not necessarily embedded, but application level, using Linux systems programming)

Well aware of Linux IPC concepts, event driven architecture

Solid grasp on architecture principles, design principles (SOLID) and design

Good to have IoT experience and setting up devices, communication to cloud (experience with MQTT, etc protocols)

Good to have python (Python 3) experience

Ability to work independently

Ability to translate software requirements to low level design

Evangelize clean architecture, clean code practices and follow the same

Demonstrated ability and willingness to make critical system-level design decisions and drive projects from start to finish with minimal supervision

Working with EV / EVSE products is a big plus

Gurugram, India

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.

ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer.
Applicants only – Recruiting agencies do not contact.