Software Engineering Lead

Embedded in a worldwide network, Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America (MBRDNA) continuously strives to remain at the forefront of successful automotive research and development. MBRDNA is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, with key areas of Advanced Interaction Design, Digital User Experience, Machine Learning, Autonomous Driving, Customer Research and Business Innovation. In Redford, Michigan, the focus is on Powertrain and eDrive as well as in Long Beach, CA where the F-CELL team brings hydrogen vehicles to the road. The Testing and Regulatory Affairs Division in Ann Arbor, MI and the Advanced Vehicle Design in Carlsbad, CA complete the competence center. Together, all the developers, technicians, engineers and designers take on the challenges of creating the next innovation. They're inspired by the newest trends, find the best solutions for the customer, develop the latest and greatest technologies and create the next generation of connected, safe, sustainable and luxurious vehicles.

Here at MBRDNA, we are looking for talented, energetic, and committed individuals to join our diverse team. Our employees are the key to our success, and we support each individual in fulfilling his or her potential. We proudly continue the pioneering work initiated by founders Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz over 125 years ago.

Role Overview:

This role is responsible for leading all aspects of software stack development for pilot programs within the incubator. As a broad expert in full stack development, this lead will advise on the resources necessary to create MVP's and scalable products. This is an opportunity to drive products from inception to completion, and to work within Daimler on the concepts that will mold the future of Mercedes-Benz.

  • Provide complete understanding of full stack engineering (front end, database, backend, etc.)
  • Resource projects using internal and external (contractor) resources to ensure project continuity, quality and execution
  • Assist and provide consultation on emerging technologies and the benefits to using each based on a project scheme

Minimum Skills Required:

  • Software engineering, Computer Science or Engineering discipline
  • 2-4 years of experience
  • Understanding of full stack development
  • Team building and team management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • The ability to build and manage an engineering organization
  • Experience bringing software products to life
  • Understanding full stack engineering requirements
  • Experience in the auto industry and data extraction requirements

MBRDNA is an equal opportunity employer that offers generous benefits and compensation, work/life balance tools and several methods of recognition and rewards. Our benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, 401K savings plan, tuition and fitness reimbursement programs and much more.


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