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Lead Embedded Software Developer (8+ years of experience, 5 years of leadership experience)

Job Title
Lead Embedded Software Developer (8+ years of experience, 5 years of leadership experience)
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Novi,  MI 48377
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Title:  Lead Embedded Software Developer (8+ years of experience, 5 years of leadership experience)

Our History:
From our start in 2009, Conexess has established itself in 3 markets, employing nearly 200+ individuals nation-wide. Operating in over 15 states, our client base ranges from Fortune 500/1000 companies, to mid-small range companies. For the majority of the mid-small range companies, we are exclusively used due to our outstanding staffing track record

Who We Are:
Conexess is a full-service staffing firm offering contract, contract-to hire, and direct placements. We have a wide range of recruiting capabilities extending from help desk technicians to CIOs. We are also capable of offering project based work.

Job Description

We are looking for a technical software lead who is willing to take on leading in the growth of a world-class team. In this role you will be responsible for leading the development of embedded software in a small dynamic team to support multiple automotive valve applications. As a development lead you’ll be expected to represent software for the product development team. This is a great opportunity to build on existing skills and guide an excellent team to developing the best product in its class.

Job Requirements

Years of Experience

  • 8+ years’ experience developing embedded software is required.
  • 5+ years’ experience leading and mentoring other engineers on technical assignments or as a software project technical lead.


  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or similar technical degree.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead design and development of control software for multi-purpose actuators and valves (BLDC motor, Brushed DC motor controls, electronic valves & sensors).
  • Technical project management of software development used in HVAC applications.
  • Lead the design and creation of a “common platform” software architecture that will support multiple product applications.
  • Follow and support implementation of global engineering process.
  • Support in the quoting process to identify customer requirements and analyze to product capability
  • Interface with customers / stakeholders to identify product software needs and coordinate the development of requirements analysis.
  • Drive development of improved software testing processes to an ASPICE capable practice.
  • Provide technical expertise and mentoring to a team of embedded software engineers.
  • Ensure all customer performance specifications and requirements are met. 

Desired Competencies, Experience, & Qualifications

  • Strong C programming experience with a proven understanding of 16/32-bit microcontrollers.
  • Experience developing software in an AUTOSAR compliant software architecture is preferred.
  • Familiarity with automotive communication protocols (PWM, LIN, CAN) and their design implications. Should also be familiar with CAN/LIN test tools such as Vector or Intrepid hardware.
  • Experience with UDS or automotive diagnostics.
  • Experience with Software Configuration, Release and Change Management is required.
  • Experience with ASPICE development processes and a strong understanding of the development V-Model is required.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills is required.
  • Excellent time management skills are required.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision is required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English language required
  • Use of general electronics test tools (o-scope, soldering iron, function generator) to support software development and prototype testing activities.
  • BLDC 3-Phase Motor design experience a plus.


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