Senior AOSP / Linux Profiling & Performance Developer - Kansas City HQ (Engineering)
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 Senior AOSP/Linux Profiling and Performance Developer on the Automotive OEM Platforms Team at our headquarters in Olathe, KS. May also perform as Lead Software Engineer for a multitude of projects or sub projects.
If you are interested in working on Automotive Infotainment, Automotive Entertainment Systems, In-Vehicle Infotainment systems, Cameras, Clusters and/or other vehicle systems, this is the position for you!
Other essential functions include:
Collaborates and adds value through participation in peer code reviews, providing comments and suggestions
Performs technical root cause analysis and outlines corrective action for given problems
Works in both an agile and waterfall software development environments
Serve as a mentor to less experienced software engineers
Estimate level of effort, evaluate new options of similar technology, offer suggestions to improve processes, and provide comments on some electrical design aspects
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, Math or Physics or a technical field (such as CIS or IT) from a four-year college or university AND a minimum of five (5) years relevant experience OR an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience with a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Other requirements include:
Demonstrates proficiency with designing well-architected software systems and modules that support new technology or improve capability/performance of existing functionality
Must demonstrate proficiency and possess experience necessary to develop moderately complex software in C and C++
Demonstrate ability to serve as a lead software engineer for a complex software project
Demonstrated capability to offer peer technical assessments in areas of expertise, new technologies and software designs
Must possess relevant education and/or experience in software design, development and maintenance, as required for the successful performance of the essential functions of the position
Demonstrates proficient knowledge and utilization of engineering tools necessary for successful performance of the essential functions of this job description
Demonstrates mastery of relevant software engineering tools (configuration management systems, build processes, debuggers, emulators, simulators and logic analyzers)
Experience with Linux/Android (AOSP) OS development
Understanding systemd, bootchart, and boot order dependencies
Understanding of various system bottlenecks (I/O, CPU, GPU, etc.) and methods to mitigate them
Uses advanced system profiling tools such as perf, XSTrace, and Valgrind
Our benefits, designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life, keep us competitive and allow our associates to make their own decisions about their well-being and future. We offer a choice of healthcare plans—with low or no premiums—which consistently rank in the 90th percentile when compared to other high-tech employers, plus dental and vision plans for you and your family. In addition, our financial benefits rate 82% above the median for technology companies comparable in size. Our 401K retirement plan provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.
Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran's status, age or disability.