Staff Software Engineer
Embedded Systems
Updated on 2/17/2024
Zitara

11-50 employees

Advanced software for comprehensive battery management and optimization
Company Overview
Zitara is a forward-thinking company that leverages a blend of physics and machine learning to provide in-depth insights into battery performance and safety, thereby enabling companies to make informed decisions about battery selection and maintenance. Their unique approach not only mitigates safety risks but also enhances product reliability, contributing to the broader goal of promoting renewable energy. With a focus on reducing waste and cost, Zitara's commitment to solving complex battery challenges sets them apart in the industry.
Data & Analytics
Energy
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$32M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

29%

1 year growth

29%

2 year growth

131%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Rust
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent
  • 6+ years experience in industry software development in systems level C
  • Experience shipping an embedded product to customers
  • Strong product mindset with experience meeting customer needs
  • Clear and effective written and interpersonal communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Architect and Implement software to meet high-assurance and reliability requirements in portable C
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate new product features and evaluate customer requirements
  • Create testing and verification frameworks to characterize performance and correctness across multiple targets
  • Develop applications and systems to package and distribute the Zitara Live product to customers
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior engineers
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with battery or energy systems applications
  • Experience with test-driven development for embedded systems and hardware-in-the-loop testing
  • Experience with Rust
  • Experience with Bazel
  • Working knowledge of control systems (eg PID control or state estimation)