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Embedded Software Engineer

Want to change how the world navigates their cities? We’re looking for an Embedded Software Engineer to help us design game-changing products that revolutionize city mobility. You’ll be at the core of the creation of next generation connected e-bikes and form a key part of a growing team of Engineers and Designers based in Amsterdam and Taipei.

As an Embedded Software Engineer, you’ll report to the Head of R&D and work with the entire R&D team. We’ll expect you to translate high-level product requirements into an implementable distributed software architecture for a modern e-bike.

Our ideal candidate has hands-on experience in leading the development of high-volume complex consumer electronics products and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, evolving, and highly-innovative environment.

What you’ll do:

  • You’ll work with the Design and Electrical Engineering team to define an optimized, high-performance, and cost-effective design.

  • You’ll work with the Embedded Software team and other internal teams to define and implement all the subsystems that are required in a connected e-bike.

  • You’ll drive the system design and implementation development, bring-up, integration, continuous maintenance, improvements, and releases.

  • You’ll participate actively in design and code reviews.

  • You’ll make sure we perform proper testing, validation, and certification of the overall system.

What you’ll bring:

  • You have a degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering (BS, MS preferred).

  • You have at least four years of experience in developing and bringing to market complex, consumer electronics products (e.g. battery powered connected mobile devices).

  • You have experience in shipping high-volume consumer products.

  • You have in-depth knowledge of embedded Linux and most technologies used in modern consumer electronic products. Bonus points for Yocto experience.

  • You have hands-on experience and know-how on every step of the software development and release process for embedded devices. 

  • You have excellent knowledge of agile software development processes, DevOps, and tools.

  • You have an excellent understanding of modern embedded operating systems, ARM system architecture.

  • You have outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

Extremely nice to have:

  • Experience working with Asian design manufacturers and suppliers

  • Experience with realtime systems

What you’ll get:

  • 26 paid holiday days for you to unwind

  • Your very own VanMoof bike (lend-lease)

  • Pension plan with Brand New Day

  • Laptop, screens, and software tools

  • Insider experience in a rapidly-growing international company

  • Healthy lunch provided when in the office

  • Special snacks, tasty coffee (and lots of tea) when in the office

  • Weekly bootcamp, weekly yoga, OneFit discount, and ClassPass credits

  • Discount on Dutch health insurance 

About us:

We’re making it our mission to get the next billion on bikes. Truly city-proof, our rides shrink long commutes, scare off bike thieves, and amplify your pedal power. We’re riding the future together. Are you in?

Job descriptions are difficult to interpret. We understand you might not tick all of the boxes above. The truth is, we don’t either. If you feel excited about our upcoming challenges, we encourage you to apply now.

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