Senior Software Architect - E-Mobility

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Amsterdam, Netherlands

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25 days ago

We're looking for an Embedded Software Architect E-Mobility to join our team in Amsterdam. To be successful in this role you should be passionate about leading software development teams and be able to reliably deliver a software platform solution for electric vehicle charging stations.

Want to help create a sustainable future of transportation that's better for everyone? If yes, then take a look at what your role with us will entail.

About EVBox

We empower forward-thinking businesses to build a sustainable future by providing flexible and scalable electric vehicle charging solutions.

You'll be contributing to the way our innovative charging solutions are designed, built, and maintained. At every stage, our solutions need to be in peak condition to make electric mobility easy and affordable for businesses and drivers around the world.

Get to know the team

As an Embedded Software Architect E-Mobility based in Amsterdam / Essen (Germany) office you will be part of the Software Architecture Team that is responsible for new embedded solutions for charging infrastructure. Our embedded software organization is continuously developing and delivering a software platform solution for electric vehicle charging stations.

"We write a lot of our own software. We even come up with our own ways to test things, and not just rely on off-the-shelf tools. Having the freedom and trust to find the best way to do our job is what I value the most." – Tom, Embedded Automated Testing Architect

For more information, check out our YouTube video "Official Trailer | (Your) Life at EVBox"

What you'll be doing

You will work on guiding multiple software development teams. You will work from our office in Amsterdam and report to the Lead Software Architect.

Your main responsibilities will include, but aren't limited to:

Software Development:

  • Define the static and dynamic aspects of our embedded Linux systems
  • Work on the bigger picture of our software architecture, from peripherals and microcontrollers to integrated SoCs
  • Create and communicate relevant architectural views for our software solutions
  • Evaluate alternative architectural designs
  • Refine the architecture with cyber security engineers and safety engineers
  • Review functional software requirements and define non-functional software requirements
  • Review system requirements and define system elements realized in software

Leading Teams:

  • Guide multiple software development teams as technical lead and provide development guidelines
  • Prepare and make technical decisions together with the software architecture team and with technical management
  • Work closely with the program management to define features for our agile software development

You'll be leaving your mark in this important field for a sustainable future.

What you'll bring to the team

Technical Skills/ Hard Skills

  • University degree in computer science or similar discipline
  • Multiple years of experience as a software architect or in another technical lead role
  • Excellent knowledge of embedded Linux environments
  • Very good knowledge of UML
  • Good understanding of software quality
  • Knowledge of network communication layers (Wi-Fi, UMTS/LTE, Bluetooth) and communication protocols (WebSocket, TCP/IP).

We want you to demonstrate

  • Outstanding communication skills

If you have any of these, even better

  • Knowledge in data encryption and security principles is a plus.
  • Knowledge of functional safety and experience with safety-critical systems is a plus
  • Experience with model based design is a plus
  • Experience in C, C++, Lua and Python is a plus

Additional benefits we bring to the table

  • Holiday Swap (2 days)
  • Access to learning platforms and personal development budget
  • Volunteer Day
  • Work from anywhere for 2 weeks
  • Work from home (even post-corona) + budget to set up your home office

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EVBox does not accept resumes of candidates from agencies or other intermediaries. Any such profiles will be disregarded. In case EVBox concluded an employment agreement with any of those candidates, this shall not create any right for, and no fees are owed to the agency who submitted such a resume.

What it's like to work at EVBox

We work together to power our sustainable future. Here's what drives us:

  • Our friendly, entrepreneurial, and collaborative work environment
  • Working to help grow one of the key regions in Europe with your work
  • Bringing new ideas that are always highly appreciated
  • Interacting in an environment with colleagues from all over the world
  • Working in a brand new office in Amsterdam West that meets all your needs (when not working from home)

EVBox is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We guide ourselves using three values: being passionate, being reliable, and being human. EVBox celebrates diversity and is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where all employment decisions are based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Ready to power our sustainable future? Hit apply.

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