Posted On May 04

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Sr. Embedded Software Engineer, E-mobility


Location : Irvine, CA

Headquarters : Switzerland

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Hiring Role : Embedded Software Engineer

Experience : Senior Level

Irvine, CA
Hybrid remote
Experience & Skills
  • Azure
  • C++
  • Software deployment
Education & Certificates
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Retirement plan
Full Job Description
Sr. Embedded Software Engineer, E-mobility
  • Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.
  • ABB is leading the decarbonization of the world’s transportation industry by pioneering technology that will enable a sustainable future of smart, reliable, and emissions-free mobility for societies, countries, and cultures globally. If you have a passion for improving our living environment, increasing the use of clean energy, and optimizing technological innovation in day-to-day life then we invite you to consider joining the global industry leader in Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging and Grid Edge technologies, ABB e-mobility. As Sr. Embedded Software Engineer, you will be responsible for software/firmware function enhancement projects from requirements to production and commercial deployment of ABB’s industry leading Electric-Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations. As a key member of our global EV Charging R&D Engineering team, you’ll have opportunity to learn and master our e-mobility software/firmware architecture and stacks. We invite you to utilize your most creative and technical skills with ABB and join our e-Mobility team! ***Preferred work location is Irvine, CA: will consider virtual, remote-based location in Continental US***
This position reports to
  • Global R&D Technology Manager
Your responsibilities
  • Work collaboratively with business partners and customers to analyze customer requirements, define system technical specifications, and design, develop & enhance embedded software and firmware to optimize system performance and reliability
  • Plan, perform and document unit tests
  • Analyze test results and present findings at technical design reviews to ensure design robustness, efficiency, future maintainability, and supportability
  • As SME for EV Charging Embedded Software, you’ll interact and communicate frequently with Technical Project Managers and Product Marketing Managers
  • Proactively evaluate third party and open-source software modules
  • Support software QA, help to resolve site deployment issues
Your background
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Power Electronics, Electrical Engineering or related field is required with a minimum of 3-5 years of in embedded software engineering
  • Master’s degree, and/or direct industry knowledge of electric vehicle charging, a plus
  • Must have Programming experience in Python, C, C++, and/or Java
  • Should be very comfortable working in a highly collaborative, global team environment
  • Exceptional English language speaking, reading and writing absolutely required
  • Very strong analytical skills required, with an inquisitive engineering problem solving mindset required
Preferred experience and qualifications:
  • Software version control/configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, and peer review
  • OS coding techniques, IP protocols, and application programming interfaces
  • Messaging bus-based software system integration
  • Database connectivity and query
  • Web (server and client) programming
  • IoT with AWS, Google Cloud, and/or Azure
  • HTML5 and JavaScript
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally required (approximately 20%)
  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US
  • Retirement plan
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Wellbeing program
More about us
  • ABB E-mobility is a world leader in EV charging technology with a strong R&D pipeline and an unparalleled global reach. With our robust product portfolio of innovative holistic solutions – from grid to charge point and domestic installations to large fleet depots – we are actively enabling the future of e-mobility, not just predicting it. 
  • The exciting developments within this sector perfectly align with our Mission to Zero initiative, aiming to support cleaner and greener communities for all. We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website ABB in the United States requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or in specific and limited circumstances, be approved for a sincerely held religious belief or a medical/disability accommodation. Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. 
  • All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762. Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.#LI-Hybrid