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Embedded Software Engineer

Powerteq Colorado Springs, CO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Interested in joining the leader in performance tuning in the automotive aftermarket?

Want to be a part of great company?

* Multiple employee and family events! *

* Access to dynos and mechanical equipment! *

* Relaxed work environment! *

* Nerf gun wars a must! *

* Quarterly Food Truck Days *

* Race events at the track *

Position Type: Full Time Reports To: Software Team Lead Compensation: Based on Experience

Position Location: Opelika, AL


The Powerteq Embedded Software engineering position oversees all technical activities related to developing communication protocols for target vehicles. The engineer will be responsible for new product development, new application coverage for existing products, and sustaining workload related to active and legacy products. This includes activities such as reverse engineering, com protocols, and binary analysis. The engineer must work with Marketing, Production, Procurement, and Sales to ensure all stakeholders’ needs are well represented in their software releases.

Job Responsibilities:

  • With minimal technical supervision, designs and develops embedded software, PC software, electronic circuits, equipment, systems and products for automotive performance tuning devices
  • Writes code in C, C#, or C++ that allows Powerteq devices to communicate with a vehicle’s computer
  • Analyzes binary files to find functions and maps for vehicle calibration
  • Supports existing products by debugging errors and fixing the issues to meet customer’s expectations
  • Prepares product or system layouts, detailed drawings, microprocessor code and schematics
  • Aids with product design team efforts, assisting efforts of other engineering team personnel
  • Plans and develops experimental test programs and fixtures
  • Learn and use automotive communications protocols (XCP, CAN, FlexRay, Ethernet)

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Experience in programming microcontrollers
  • Embedded Software (microcontroller firmware): C & ASM required
  • H/W Experience: Layout/schematic capture to final products support a plus
  • Automotive experience: Fuel Injection and advanced diesel technology knowledge desired
  • PC Software: C, C++, C#, Visual C/C++, Office Suite a plus
  • Databases: SQL and Access desired
  • Automotive experience: powertrain knowledge (gasoline, hybrid, and diesel) control, a plus
  • Automotive Communication experience, a plus
  • Disassembly knowledge a plus
  • Documentation skills
  • Very detail oriented
  • Ability to work independently
  • Written and oral communication skills a plus

Apply now to join our AMAZING team! Comprehensive relocation packages for qualified candidates!


Why Work Here?

Great office culture! We like to work hard, and play hard! Awesome benefits! Comprehensive relocation packages!

Powerteq LLC is a leader in the automotive performance tuning aftermarket and has top-tier products for their portfolio. DiabloSport, Edge Products, APR, Dinan, and Superchips are brands operated by Powerteq. Powerteq has offices outside Salt Lake City (Ogden, Utah), Opelika, Alabama, and Orlando (Sanford, FL) designing, manufacturing and selling products under these industry-leading name brands.


4800 US HWY 280 West
Colorado Springs, CO