Senior Software Engineer

at General Motors in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

Job Description

Workplace Classification:

Remote OR Hybrid : Reporting where work can/needs to be performed/collaboration should happen. If the person lives within 50 miles of the designated primary location, they are expected to be onsite a minimum of 3 days/week. If they do not live within 50 miles of the primary location, they do not need to report in and would be deemed remote.

The Team:

Do you have a passion for coding and take pride in the software you create Consider joining our GM family of Software Engineers in VMEC (Vehicle Mechatronics Embedded Controls). The VMEC team is comprised of inclusive and diverse Agile teams, where everyone has a voice in the conversation. Our Software Development process translates Customer requirements into designs, creates code, executes testing, and then integrates our solutions into reality.

Our team’s software is demonstrated in vehicles today like the recently launched GMC Hummer, upcoming Cadillac Lyriq, electric Chevy Silverado and many more. You can collaborate with the team that has a direct impact on the dramatically growing electric vehicle portfolio and help bring our vision of electric ecosystems, with energy storage solutions for homes & businesses, to production. We cover many domains and the list below provides details on each.

The Role:

Passion, ability to learn quickly, and interest in the products are important to us! Domain: Electrification Propulsion- Controls design focused on optimizing system operation to maximize range and drivability of electrified vehicles.


+ Produce or deliver software for embedded controls systems in the electrification space, specification electrication propulsion .

+ Design, development and implementation of Physics and Controls requirements to continuously improve software for mechatronic controls and diagnostics strategies as well as controller communication.

+ Test & demonstrate software functionality & readiness

+ Supply common solutions across all GM owned software

+ Document requirements for design solutions and link them to test cases that can demonstrate software functionality

+ Utilize automated test tools in build environments, benches, and vehicles to verify functionality of the feature at the Controller, System and Vehicle level

+ Team Collaboration

+ Provide leadership to Agile Scrum team members to deliver software solutions

+ Lead, coordinate and collaborate w/ departments outside VMEC such as Systems & Safety, Electrical Architecture, Software Defined Vehicle, Calibration and Vehicle Performance

+ Provide a voice in software planning events, share ideas & learnings and help teach/train others

Minimum Skillset Required

+ BS in Engineering – Electrical, Mechanical, Computer or BS in Computer Science

+ Minimum 5+ years of experience with proven technical and professional skills in job-related area – embedded controls software

+ Proficient in C, C++ programming

+ Knowledge of Auto Code Generation

+ Knowledge of Java, Matlab, Simulink, Python scripting, INCA, etc.

+ Outstanding levels of interpersonal and relationship management skills to effectively collaborate with varying levels of the organization as required

+ Emerging partnership and teamwork skills and ability to learn from and share knowledge with co-workers in a fast-paced environment

+ High level of integrity, ability to deal with ambiguity, take initiative/self-directed

+ Consistent demonstration of innovative thinking that is customer-centric

Preferred Skills Required

+ MS in Engineering, Electrical, Mechanical, Computer or Computer Science

+ Skilled in C, C++, Matlab, Simulink, Auto Code Generation, Python scripting, ETAS, INCA, MDA and other software tools for either the development or testing of software

+ Experience with JIRA and Scaled Agile Framework

+ Experience with bootloader, embedded operating systems, controller communication or diagnostics

+ Knowledge of AUTOSAR standards and methodology

+ Knowledge and experience with CAN, LIN, ARXML, or Ethernet communications protocol

+ Knowledge of Software Architecture

Additional Job Description

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

COMPENSATION : The median level of salary compensation for this role is $90,200.00 to $144,100.00 annually.

BONUS POTENTIAL : An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:

+ Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;

+ Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;

+ Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;

+ Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values;

+ Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;

+ Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

GM is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. GM is committed to providing a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and advancing equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, all practices and decisions relating to terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment are made without regard to an individual’s protected characteristics. For purposes of this policy, “protected characteristics” include an individual’s actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression, sexual orientation, weight, height, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicabl

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Job Posting: JC255601128

Posted On: Feb 21, 2024

Updated On: Feb 29, 2024

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