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Northville, MI 48167

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Join a Global Leader and help develop next gen “brain of interior vehicle systems”

Lead Platform Architect - Embedded Software


ClimateSenseTM is the first microclimate system in the automotive industry with superior comfort personalization and energy saving capabilities. An enabler technology for electric vehicles and for world-class comfort in any vehicle. The Lead Platform Architect will be leading the transition of this strategic product into a highly scalable software platform for rapid innovation and easy customer deployment. Ultimately this role will result into building a state-of-the art platform development team.


  • Design the target software architecture for Comfort and Wellness vehicle system utilizing a combination of embedded and model-based design.
  • Define platform concept to enable high standardization as well as customer specific customization.
  • Define the deployment strategy into a distributed ECU vehicle architecture.
  • Define software tool chain and process for effective and agile development from controls development to vehicle deployment.
  • Lead and coach software architects and developers. Build a platform development team.
  • Lead architecture reviews.
  • Ensure implementation follows the defined architecture
  • Assignment of system requirements to subsystems and components
  • Analyze and optimize architectural design based on target
  • Work with systems engineering and application engineering leaders on the overall vehicle system architecture.
  • Break down the target state architecture into executables phases and deliver early results in an agile development environment.
  • Be the evangelist for state-of-the-art software development.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience as embedded software architect.
  • Expertise in embedded software design and development.
  • Experience with state-of-the-art development methods.
  • Track record of executing an architecture from idea to production.
  • Embedded C/C++ development toolchain
  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience in software product strategy and life cycle management
  • Knowledge of software industry “best practices”
  • Agile Development methodology (SCRUM)
  • Implementation of Automotive bus communication (LIN, CAN)
  • Good communication and customer interface skills
  • Setup general rules and guidelines for design and development
  • Experience with in-vehicle control software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


  • Gitlab CI/CD Dev Environment
  • MATLAB/Simulink.
  • Experience with AUTOSAR architecture and specification
  • Experience developing and debugging in a real-time, embedded environment with a variety of CPU architectures and low-level drivers for microcontroller peripheral interfaces such as SPI, I2C, USB, ADC, I/O
  • Working knowledge of OEM or Tier1 development process
  • Experience with ISO26262 and functional safety implementation.
  • Experience with development of thermal systems.

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