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Sr. Manager, EE System Design & Automotive Advanced Technology - 20235

San Jose, CA
20 days ago
Full time role

Company

NIO

Shanghai, China

NIO’s mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle by offering premium smart electric vehicles and providing the best user experience. ...

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Job Description

OVERVIEWThe Electrical Engineering COE within Smart Hardware is responsible for R&D of hardware platform technologies in autonomous driving, digital cockpit, and digital networking. The team innovates around project pain-points across global NIO products, explores cutting-edge technologies within and beyond automotive industry, and develops prototypes/architectures/ processes/standards to push product boundaries. You will collaborate with other NIOers around the world (US, CN, UK, DE, etc.) to develop hardware that delights the user. 

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team responsible for the innovation, design, and development of all hardware components and infrastructure in support of NIO Smart Hardware team
  • Collaborate with technical leadership in other areas such as Mechanical, Software, and Program Management to deliver solutions that are reliable, safe, and cost effective
  • Ensure high quality design decisions are being made during development with proper tradeoffs from design to cost, as well as component availability from supply chain
  • Participate in overall architecture design and iteration, selecting tools and technologies
  • Contribute to a healthy and positive engineering culture
  • Partner with global leaders, HR and recruiting to develop and execute on a strategy to attract, retain and develop top talent and role model leadership best practices

Qualifications

  • Masters or B.S in Electrical Engineering or equivalent field
  • Experience with high compute, sensors, high speed design, network and communications protocols
  • Experience of leading full development from concept, design, validation, and production
  • Good communication skills with diverse cross functional teams and external partners
  • Passionate about leading teams, staying on top of technology and developing real-world solutions
  • Effective leader and strong negotiator with vendors and third parties, and/or industry organizations
  • Ability to work collaboratively across functions
  • Excellent business judgment, work ethic, and integrity
  • Team-builder; focused on developing internal talent and creating pathways for growth

Great to Have

  • Experience designing to automotive or military standards is a plus
  • Experience with L2+ autonomous vehicle hardware is a plus

About NIO    NIO Inc. is a pioneer in China’s premium smart electric vehicle market. Founded in November 2014, NIO’s mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle. NIO aims to build a community starting with smart electric vehicles to share joy and grow together with users. NIO designs, jointly manufactures, and sells smart premium electric vehicles, driving innovations in next-generation technologies in connectivity, autonomous driving, and artificial intelligence. Redefining the user experience, NIO provides users with comprehensive and convenient power solutions, innovative Battery as a Service (BaaS) program, and other user-centric services. NIO began deliveries of the ES8, a 7-seater flagship premium electric SUV, in China in June 2018, and its variant, the 6-seater ES8, in March 2019. NIO officially launched the ES6, a 5-seater high-performance premium electric SUV, in December 2018 and began deliveries of the ES6 in June 2019. NIO officially launched the EC6, a 5-seater premium electric coupe SUV, in December 2019 and began deliveries of the EC6 in September 2020.
Equal Employment Opportunity   NIO is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, age, sex, ancestry, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, present or past history of mental disability, genetic information or any other classification protected by state or federal law. NIO US is an E-Verify employer.

NIO

Shanghai, China

NIO’s mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle by offering premium smart electric vehicles and providing the best user experience. ...

View Company Profile