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Lead Architect

Date: Jan 19, 2018

Location: Mountain View, CA, US

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 104275 

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Position Summary:


Harman Telematics is poised to change the way Automotive Gateway solutions work in the future. While it is immensely influenced by some of the advancements in a Cloud enabled Telematics  intelligence, it is extremely sensitive to the security demands of this challenging domain. If you are one among the highly competent engineers with deep expertise in the connectivity domain to conceptualize and evangelize the Telematics Middleware, Network Access Devices (NAD) product and 5G platform roadmap, we’d be interested in hearing from you.


The Lead Architect would be responsible for executing on various features and technology enablers in 5G and V2X areas.


Job Responsibilities:



  • Recommend implementation standards and design patterns that support information security and regulatory compliance objectives
  • Document key technical requirements for our Telematics SW



  • Deep technical expertise in 5G and V2X areas
  • Familiar with Telematics Middleware and Network Access Devices Domain with core knowledge in modem-based emergency call systems, cloud-based telematics services, mobile software applications
  • Can accurately estimate the project scope of a large project and the manpower crucial for the RFQ phase
  • Provides technical expertise for the request for quotation (RFQ )phase of potential new projects
  • Presentation of telematics technical solutions / concepts to our customers



Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelors or Masters degree in electrical, communications, computer engineering or a similar discipline
  • 15 years+ experience in product development, embedded software and connectivity technologies
  • Extremely hands on in C++ and is willing to get his hands dirty on a continuous basis
  • Successfully complete online C++ assessment.
  • Expert understanding of Linux OS Kernel and Application layer
  • Has worked on driver and firmware software development on various HW chipsets from Qualcomm, Intel and others to name a few
  • Has worked with ODMs and other design partners and is quite familiar with the manufacturing processes to proactively assess the challenges
  • Ability to clearly communicate, both verbally and in writing
  • Proven technical leadership
  • Globally recognized as an established technology executive


Eligibility Requirements:


  • Willingness to travel internationally up to 25%.
  • Willingness to work in an office in Mountain View, CA.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

HARMAN ( designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things.  With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. HARMAN is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or Protected Veterans status.  HARMAN offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with HARMAN!  (

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