Manager – Systems Architect
Posted on 3/10/2022

201-500 employees

Sensing & perception for autonomous machines
Company Overview
Aeva's mission is to enable all devices to navigate the world autonomously. Aeva envisions its technology as part of everyday life, and are making this a reality by developing the world’s most advanced LIDAR on the market.
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • PhD in relevant field
  • 10 years industry experience
  • 2 years of experience in a customer-facing role
  • A broad and deep technical background with direct experience in lidar design and development
  • Experince interacting with customers and other stakeholders in collecting and distilling requirements
  • Subject matter expertise in at least one area of: optical beamsteering, lidar rangefinding, mixed-signal electronics, optics, optomechanics
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Work with the Business Development team to provide formal responses to customer elicitations (RFIs & RFQs)
  • Lead systems architecture team in defining & documenting new product capabilities, architectures, and HW/SW subsystem requirements
  • Capture & document explicit and implicit customer requirements
  • Provide technical guidance to customers as they evaluate Aeva's products
  • Help refine and mature Aeva's systems engineering methodology
  • Define and document requirements for the system
  • Evaluate change requests, propose new product configurations and architectures to meet customer needs
  • Lead systems engineering team in flowing down requirements to subsystems
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to evaluate various system trade-offs
  • Advocate for necessary changes to subsystems
  • Work with product org, engineering management, & leadership team to define product roadmap