NextEV is hiring a

System Design Architect

San Jose, United States

NextEV is seeking an experienced System Design Architect
The role of System Design and Architecture is critical to the successful design and delivery of highly reliable and functional systems to the vehicle.
This role is essential and fundamental throughout the entire development stage of the program, ensuring that the system is well designed and will operate as expected.
The role will also be critical to ensuring the low voltage system is manufacturable, working closely with the manufacturing and integration team to develop the assembly and bring up procedures.
The System Design team will design, prototype and create features, functionality and behaviours using the most inspiring and effective methods
Working closely with the entire organization, you will be responsible for the vision, conceptualization and realization of many of the vehicles functions and controls
Roles and responsibilities
Creating the Vehicle Architecture to maximize reliability, responsiveness and saleability
System level design of vehicle functionality
Creating system specification and requirements, based on vehicle behaviours and product design
Developing Proof of concepts, Showcasing, evaluating, new technology research
Component / feature architecture - assisting and evaluating component level technology
Working with the integration team to bring up and evaluate functionality
Data and metric gathering, feeding back data to validate theories or models.
You will need a deep understanding of firmware, hardware and mechanical design, therefore a mechatronics background or education is essential