Senior Hardware Engineer, Lidar

Orlando, FL /
Connected & Autonomous – Shared C&A Ops (4081) /
Full-time
Embedded in a worldwide network Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America continuously strives to remain at the forefront of successful automotive research and development. MBRDNA is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with key areas of Autonomous Driving, Advanced Interaction Design, Digital User Experience, Machine Learning, Customer Research, and Open Innovation. In Redford, Michigan, the focus is on Powertrain and eDrive technology as well as in Long Beach, where the teams test durability of the latest driver assistant and telematic systems. The Digital Hub in Seattle focusses on developing a cloud architecture and building out the cloud platform for the next generation of connected car services. The Testing and Regulatory Affairs Division in Ann Arbor and the Advanced Vehicle Design in Carlsbad complete the competence center.

At Mercedes-Benz, we invented the car and now, we strive for nothing less than taking the lead in car software. We will do this with a proprietary software development approach, strong partners like NVIDIA and our own proprietary MBOS operating system. MBOS will be developed in-house and is scheduled for launch in 2024. It is a holistic, software focussed approach that will allow greater speed, more frequent updates and upgrades, mastering the increasing complexity and will be designed around scalable architectures. The ADAS domain with its powerful high computing platform and intelligent sensors will not only deliver cutting edge ADAS customer experience but is also a one of the crucial pillars for MBOS. With an international team, we want to integrate people who appreciate quality, creativity and teamwork just as much as we do. Together we create the world’s best cars with passionate technology on exciting topics like: automated and autonomous driving, infotainment systems or mobile APPs. And we need YOU to shape the future of Mercedes-Benz!

Job Responsibilities:

    • In the autonomous driving team, we focus on the development of the future autonomous driving system for Mercedes-Benz cars. We build Level 3 / 4 systems with cutting edge ADAS sensors. To ensure the best possible base for all those functionalities, we are looking for an expert in developing lidar based systems together with our suppliers. As a Lidar systems hardware expert, you will develop hardware together with our suppliers and external engineering service providers. You will work together on an international project team to identify challenges, write demands and find long term solutions. Furthermore, you will be part of the Lidar system’s safety team and ensure that all safety requirements are met. The production of the sensor will also be one of your associated tasks and therefor you will work closely with our quality teams. To reach this goal, you must be capable of holistically managing highly complex HW and SW components.

Minimum Qualifications:

    • Degree in electrical engineering, Computer Science Engineering, information technology or similar OR proven experience by industrial certifications
    • Several years of experience in automotive electronics development
    • Experience manufacturing of opto-electronical components (e.g. cameras, lidar)
    • Experience in development of safety relevant components according to ISO 26262

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Understanding of ADAS SW stack
    • Experience in integrating autosar basic software standards
    • Experience in development of Complex Device Drivers
    • Personal skills
    • Proficiency in problem solving and troubleshooting technical issues
    • Ability to analyze complex issues step by step
    • Excellent organizational, time management, prioritization and multi-tasking skills
    • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
    • Personal initiative, commitment, perseverance and resilience
    • Well-developed communication and teamwork skills
Why should you apply?
 
Here at MBRDNA, you create digital ecosystems around cars, you design a language between humans and machines, you make a car even more intelligent - you make the new reality for cars. Our benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, 401k savings plan, tuition and fitness reimbursement programs and much more.  We have an open and flexible environment to allow you to push boundaries, join MBRDNA and design your future.
 
MBRDNA is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workforce.
 
MBRDNA only accepts resumes from approved agencies who have a valid Agency Agreement on file. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, MBRDNA employees, or send to any MBRDNA location.  MBRDNA is not responsible for any fees or claims related to receipt of unsolicited resumes.

Thank you for your interest in Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America. Please be aware the impact of COVID-19 could increase the amount of time it takes our HR and Hiring Team to process your application. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We are dedicated to the health and safety of our employees and candidates. We appreciate your patience during this time.

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