Engineering Manager II
Embedded Systems, Devices
Posted on 3/15/2023

1,001-5,000 employees

Self-driving car service
Company Overview
Cruise's is building self-driving vehicles to improve life in our cities. The company makes autonomous, sustainable, self-driving EVs.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • 3+ years experience managing teams who have shipped and support scalable production systems
  • 5+ years experience in software engineering roles
  • Experience managing development for embedded software on edge devices including diagnostics
  • Self-motivated to lead your teams, encourage standard methodologies, and constantly improve
  • Effective interpersonal, leadership, and communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent real world experience
  • Direct oversight of engineers building highly reliable and performant software running on our Autonomous Vehicles
  • Review designs, guide architecture development, and supervise the full data and diagnostics pipeline from the edge to main compute
  • Coordinate closely with teams across the org: higher level software functions, fleet reliability, and operations to ensure diagnostic data will enable autonomous driving and support technicians and fleet uptime
  • Work with technical lead(s) to set the technical direction for the team, and anticipate strategic and scaling-related challenges
  • Work with Senior Managers, Engineering Directors, and Technical Program Managers to create and complete a roadmap for your team
  • Drive software engineering standard methodologies and best practices
  • Conduct performance evaluations, identify top performers, and support their growth into Technical Leadership or Engineering Management roles
  • Foster a healthy, collaborative culture and high-output team
  • Help define, build, and embody Cruise engineering culture and principles
  • Invest heavily in recruiting by working closely with recruiters, screening candidates, and finding opportunities for external engagement to improve the Cruise engineering brand
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience building or managing performance and safety critical systems or similar
  • Experience with DO-178, ISO-26262, or IEC-62304
  • Experience with modern C++11 or later development
  • Experience working with ROS or other robotics frameworks
  • Experience developing acoustics (voice, ultrasonics, touch and collision) software solutions