Embedded Software Engineer

Pure Watercraft

Job Description
Get To Know Us Pure Watercraft is on a mission to build the technology that enables a new era in boating that is more enjoyable, accessible, and environmentally friendly than ever before. (https://www.purewatercraft.com) Our ground-up proprietary electric propulsion system can replace millions of unreliable, expensive, and dirty gas marine motors worldwide. The platform also unlocks totally new opportunities for users to interact with their boats, enhancing performance, navigation, efficiency, comfort, safety, maintenance, and security. Our engineering prototypes have already delivered more than 1,000 hours of high performance boating and we are gearing up for commercial launch. Check out this video to learn more about our revolutionary company: We hire leaders! We value hard technical skills, yet we highly value leadership, good judgment, aptitude, and creativity. We are not title driven, but outcome and customer driven. Fun for us is spending time talking about our obsessions: customer experiences, use cases, performance, EV advancements, battery cells, maritime technologies, and boating Who are we looking for? We seek driven people to join our mission that are exacting, analytical, smart and seek an experience where you see and aim your contributions to our mission nearly every day. Get involved in work that matters Jump on opportunities and projects and navigate us to deliver for our customers, and don't forget to stretch yourself along the way. Our Perks - We are a fast growing startup based in the heart of Seattle, on beautiful Lake Union right next to Gas Works Park which in 2021 was voted the "best city park" in America by USA Today. Our office is surrounded by great restaurants, bike trails, and plenty of free parking. In addition to having amazing views of the Seattle Skyline and direct access to the lake, we provide a fully stocked kitchen with lunch and breakfast items. Our Vision - But more importantly, we are building a strong and unique culture. If you enjoy a fast-paced environment where having a bias for action, assuming ownership and leading by example are valued, then explore our open positions and consider joining the Pure Watercraft team. ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Position Description We are looking for an Embedded Software Engineer who is able to add value at all levels of the development process, including requirements definition, OS and architecture selection, development, testing, manufacturing automation, and support. Your responsibilities will span development efforts on multiple projects including proprietary Pure Watercraft hardware such as a throttle and user interface, battery management systems, electric outboard motor, high voltage charging, telemetry, over-the-air (OTA) updates, and manufacturing, field service, and data analysis tools. Location: Seattle, WA (hybrid, remote + onsite) Salary range: $80K to $150K annually Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage Life insurance and disability benefits Equity What You'll 'Mostly' Do: Develop, test, deploy, and support Pure Watercraft's embedded firmware used by customers, including safety critical components. Specify, design, test, deploy and maintain embedded software/firmware to securely connect PWC systems to cloud based servers allowing for wireless updates and system level diagnostics and telemetry. Work with electrical and manufacturing engineers to define and build test fixtures for automating manufacturing tests. Define and implement a framework for regression testing Be a leader Grow as a skilled person What We Look For First: BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent 3+ years experience with embedded software design, development, and testing with real-time embedded systems Bare metal, embedded Linux, and RTOS projects C and C++ Ability to read schematics and debug hardware Bonus Superpowers: Competencies and experience with: Developing and debugging on ARM, Cortex-M, and STM32 microcontrollers Laboratory tools including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and power supplies UART, I2C, SPI communication interfaces CAN communication and SAE J1939 stack Custom bootloader development Embedded Security and Encryption Architectures BLE, BT, and WiFi stacks Fast-growing startup company experience Electric vehicle experience (e.g BMSs and Motor Controllers) Electric systems with voltages above 200V and currents above 50A Experience with safety critical systems in automotive, aerospace, medical fields Mobile Application development -------------------------------------------------------------------------- We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.