C / C++ QML software engineer

Garmin   •  

Diamond Bar, CA

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


Less than 5 years

Posted 110 days ago

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As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.

At Garmin, we create products that solve complex problems and make people’s lives safer, healthier and more enjoyable. Whether you are interested in developing software using C or C++, we have a future for you. We are looking for a full-time Embedded C/C++ software engineer to develop mid-to-high level software on the Automotive Software Team at our site in Diamond Bar, CA. The software engineer develops software, creates and implements designs for new functionality, or enhances existing functionality. May also perform as Lead Software Engineer for a multitude of projects or sub projects. If you are interested in working on Automotive Infotainment, Cameras, Clusters and/or other vehicle systems, this is the position for you!

Engineers develop software in C and C++ on Linux, Android QNX platforms. They also test software using debuggers, emulators and simulators; perform software releases and software quality assurance activities; write unit and integration tests and work collaboratively and professionally with other Garmin associates.

Experience programming on ARM/Intel multi-core processors, experience with Linux/Android, Hypervisors, QNX, Wi-fi, BT (Bluetooth), Ethernet, Ethernet AVB, CAN, Diagnostics and experience developing for consumer or automotive products is highly preferred!

Other essential functions include:

  • Creates and implements designs for customer interface and back end processing
  • May perform as a technical leader or Lead Software Engineer for derivative software project
  • Collaborates and adds value through participation in peer code reviews, providing comments and suggestions
  • Provides reliable solutions to a variety of problems using sound problem solving techniques
  • Performs technical root cause analysis and outlines corrective action for given problems
  • Works in both an agile and waterfall software development environments
  • Expertise and passion in trunk based development and good understanding of (SDLC) Software Development Lifecycle
  • Serve as a mentor to less experienced software engineers
  • Estimate level of effort, evaluate new options of similar technology, offer suggestions to improve processes
  • Apply Garmin’s Mission Statement and Quality Policy and enthusiastically exhibit a desire to see Garmin succeed


Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Math or Physics or a technical field (such as CIS or IT) from a four-year college or university AND a minimum of one-year relevant experience OR an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience with a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Other requirements include:

  • Must possess a minimum 1 year of work experience programming in C/C++ and Linux. We will teach you the rest!
  • Demonstrates proficient knowledge and utilization of engineering tools necessary for successful performance of the essential functions of this job description
  • Must demonstrate proficiency and possess experience necessary to develop moderately complex software in C, C++, QML
  • Demonstrates mastery of relevant software engineering tools (configuration management systems, build processes, debuggers, emulators, simulators and logic analyzers)