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Software Development Group Lead

Company: Nidec
Location: Saint Charles
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

We begin with dreams. Dreams drive our motivation. Dreams are our future. The world's dreams, people's dreams, our dreams. Our passion creates ideas that make dreams come alive. Technology and products that were only dreams become reality.

All for dreams. Dreams challenge and the Nidec-Group will continue to meet the challenge. For the world's and people's tomorrows; the world's first, the world's best technologies and products; we will continue our part in creating a better society.

Job Summary
The Software Development Group Lead leads software projects with other team members through the software development life cycle in developing embedded software for automotive electronic modules and components.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates mastery in software design and development techniques as well as in the interpretation of customer requirements.
  • Manages multiple software projects pertaining to a specific customer or product line.
  • Ensures that all required reviews are planned, conducted, and approved.
  • Prepares project estimation data and completes projects according to time and effort estimates.
  • Assumes the leadership role on a software project by guiding the team through the assignment and supervision of tasks.
  • Plans and ensures that all required training is available to the team.
  • Conducts peer reviews and participates in weekly status reviews.
  • Updates and maintains current Nidec products by researching and recommending improved design opportunities.
  • Mentor entry level candidates regarding good technical practices and automotive domain. Experience: 5+ years

    Education: Bachelor's Degree

    Certifications: N/A

    • Embedded programming in "C" programming language
    • Embedded programming in 8-bit/16-bit microcontroller assembly languages
    • Software development processes that comply with SEI CMMI Level 3 and the automotive domain
    • Automotive network protocols like CAN, LIN, Flexray
    • Creating software requirements and design documents
    • Creating and executing test plans in a laboratory environment
    • Assemblers, compilers, and debuggers
    • Lab equipment (oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, function generators)
    • Configuration management systems (CVS, PVCS, or similar)
    • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project)

      Scope of Supervision: N/A

      Travel Required: up to 10%

      Physical Demand (Special Considerations): While performing the duties of this job, the employee consistently is required to use hands to handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to twenty-five (25) pounds. The employee is occasionally required to kneel, bend and crawl. The employee will on occasion lift and/or move up to fifty (50) pounds.

      This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

      This position description has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of essential job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee will possess the skills, aptitudes, competencies and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, and abilities.

      Additional Job Details

      Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at Nidec
      Nidec is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, genetic information, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following website: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

      No Soliciting

      Nidec will not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to Nidec job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. Pre-approval from the Nidec Talent Acquisition team is required before any external candidate can be submitted and such candidate must be submitted to the Nidec Talent Acquisition team.

Keywords: Nidec, Elgin , Software Development Group Lead, IT / Software / Systems , Saint Charles, Illinois

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