Senior Cloud/Vehicle Software Engineer

Palo Alto, CA /
Software Engineering – Cloud /
Full Time
The Rivian Cloud team is looking to hire senior engineers to build cloud-based systems that support connected-vehicle features.
This is what you'll do:
·       Design and build cloud-based systems that support vehicle features such as vehicle initialization, user provisioning and device enrollment.
·       Design and build cloud-based systems that handle identity management information across vehicles, mobile apps and web portals.
·       Design and build APIs and services on AWS.
·       Support the cross-functional effort across Rivian Cloud, Connectivity and Vehicle teams to develop scalable and maintainable vehicle-to-cloud interfaces and systems and take them to completion.
This is what you'll need:
·       5+ years of direct experience in software development
·       Knowledge of Amazon’s AWS ecosystem.
·       Strong knowledge of Python preferred, but Java, C/C++ also accepted.
·       Problem-solving skills, and ability to take ownership of issues.
·       Familiarity with communications protocols such as http and websockets.
·       Familiarity with pub/sub technologies and connected devices.
·       Knowledge of software development technologies, processes and tools (i.e., Agile software development).
·       Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering; Master’s degree a plus.
This is where you’ll work:
Department: Rivian Cloud
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Rivian description:
Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 
As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 
We operate development centers in Plymouth, MI, Irvine CA and San Jose, CA, and Surrey, England, as well as a manufacturing facility in Normal, Illinois. 
Rivian is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Rivian is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Rivian are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Rivian will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Rivian encourages applicants of all ages.