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Senior Principal Software Architect

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Recruiter: Arm
Listed on: 1st July 2019
Location: Manchester
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent

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Are you looking for an opportunity to influence the GPU technology and software architectures for Automotive?  Do you have proven architecture experience in the field, and are looking to drive technology into new areas?
Arm is seeking highly skilled and motivated architect to join our Agile software development group. You will be part of a new team based in Manchester (UK) with the opportunity to influence the technology from the ground up, leveraging already well established technologies by working with multi-disciplined engineering teams across Arm's worldwide engineering centers. You will contribute to the driver architecture for the next generation Mali™ GPUs and provide your influence into required HW for supporting SW requirements in automotive. You will help shape the technologies that the market will see in years to come.
What you will be involved with:
Responsible for developing the software architecture of the GPU driver to meet the needs of the automotive domain, you will cover a wide range of aspects across kernel, user space and tooling. You will help to bring cutting edge technology to the automotive industry, potentially bringing benefits to innumerable drivers and passengers. Contributing to different areas of the code base and participating in all phases of software development, this is a fantastic opportunity to broaden your knowledge and make use of a diverse set of skills.
You will help define and develop the architecture processes and discipline necessary to operate within the automotive domain.
You will cooperate closely with the other architects in each of their specialized domains and leverage their expertise to build the architecture required in the automotive domain.
We have an excellent track record of building up expertise in people, so this is a great opportunity to learn something new and interesting in a friendly and collaborative environment. Join a multinational, dynamic and highly motivated software development group where you will enjoy the support of your colleagues while being challenged by interesting technical problems. Do you like producing high quality, high performance SW and solving complex technical problems? - then we would love to hear from you.
Day to day activities include:

Analyzing incoming requirements from the automotive domain.
Work closely with product managers, providing technical guidance in customer engagements and interfacing with other business functions.
Participating in the specifying, designing, estimating, documenting and prototyping the technologies required where necessary.
Working closely and influencing the technology, wider architects and teams.
Providing technical leadership and technical mentoring.

About GPU Engineering
GPU Engineering produces graphical and compute processing hardware and software products for mobile, embedded and automotive industries. Our Mali™ Graphics Processor is the #1 shipping GPU. Now we are entering into a new growth phase to provide new technologies and products for new and existing markets and are looking for talented people to join the team.
In GPU Engineering you will work with the world's best companies, making world-leading products based on our IP alongside the best engineers in the world. We are a global team working across numerous sites and cultures. Your ideas will make a difference and you will have the opportunity to lead, challenge the status quo and ultimately change the world of media processing.

Job Requirements
Skills & Experience required:

Proven ability to engage with automotive OEM and Tier 1 companies.
Experience of digital cockpit applications and infotainment.
Experience of software lifecycle management within the automotive domain.
Expertise in defining and influencing software architectures.
Solid understanding of C or C++ programming.
Good understanding of computer architecture and embedded systems.
Experience developing architectures for Linux, Android, Tizen, QNX, or similar systems.
Practical, organized and analytical approach to work.

Optional experience:

Expertise with virtualization and hypervisors
Developing software architectures within or around the AUTOSAR framework
Application of ISO26262 to development processes
Experience developing ADAS systems
Experience of providing technical leadership in one or more significant projects

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