Software Engineer – Device Drivers

About Ethernovia

At Ethernovia, we’re inventing the future of automobile’s communication – virtualizing automotive communications! We are transforming automobiles’ communication network to enable the autonomous driving and electrical vehicle (EV) revolutions. Our breakthrough compute, communication, and software virtualization ushers in a new era of car connectivity and capabilities. We bring together, accelerate, and unify the car’s cameras/sensors, compute, and outside world to enable new advanced driver assistance features and services.

Ethernovia's co-founders are serial technology entrepreneurs with multiple prior successful ventures. We are well-funded and backed by some of the worlds’ leading technology investors.

The Software team at Ethernovia builds cutting-edge software systems closely knit with our hardware communication and acceleration solutions. We build the full stack, starting from Software Modeling, Applications, SDK, Middleware, OS Kernel Drivers, Firmware, Compilers, Micro-code, Frameworks, Tools, Infrastructure and Evaluation/Test Platforms. All of this for automotive grade, safety critical systems with the highest grade of qualifications including MISRA, AUTOSAR and ASPICE.

Join Ethernovia’s Software team to make a lasting impact on the future of mobility. Come share in our success with pre-IPO shares, competitive compensation, and great benefits while growing your knowledge and career with world class talent. We are looking for talented engineers and leaders who have an entrepreneurial spirit and want to drive their design from concept to silicon to their next car.

Software Engineer – Device Drivers


Multiple Positions in Pune, India.

Remote Working

Considered on a case-by-case basis. Willingness to locate to the Pune is highly desirable.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the Ethernovia’s Networking devices software stack development including kernel/user mode device drivers, stack extensions, debug, and test utilities as well as automated unit/system testing. The drivers will integrate with the Communication Stack of a Linux and AUTOSAR Stack. The device drivers will allow the User application, Middleware and Operating system to take full advantage of the feature rich hardware.

As a part of the Software team, you will be responsible for architecture, design, implementation, testing and integration of the device drivers rolled into Ethernovia’s SDK. These drivers are built ground-up for safety critical automotive application.

Also, we build products with strict adherence to Functional Safety and hence every team member is required to fit into a culture of safety and best development practices.

Technical Qualifications
Bachelors or Master’s degree in Computer Science/Software or related field.
Work Experience: 3 years for Mid-level and 7 years for Senior Level position.
Strong understanding of SoftwareDevelopment lifecycle including Architecture, Implementation and Testing fundamentals.
Proficient in C/C++ Programming Language. Experience in Python is a plus.
Experience with Software Device Drivers, preferably for communication devices like Ethernet.
Deep understanding of Operating Systems, Kernel, Platform/Device drivers, preferably Linux Operating System, QNX or Real Time Operating System.
Experience with integration and testing with Operating System Device Driver Interfaces.
Hands on Experience with Hardware, preferably communication devices.

Nice to Have Experience with
Experience with simulation and emulation platforms.
GNU or similar compiler, debugging suite.
Embedded programming, preferably with communication devices and hardware buses like I2C, SPI, Ethernet, USB.
Building Automotive or other safety critical systems using qualification methods/processes like MISRA, ASPICE and ISO26262.
Communication protocols like Ethernet MAC, PHY, Switching, TCP/IP, Security, Serdes, PCIe, NTB, and SR-IOV.
Video processing standards and protocols
Code Version Control and Review tools/processes like Perforce/Git, Swarm.
Build systems like Yocto.
AUTOSAR Communication Stack
High performance drivers and test tools preferably networking and communications.
Virtualization and virtualized device drivers

Soft Skills
Self-motivated and able to work effectively both independently and in a team.
Excellent communication/documentation skills.
Attention to details.
Pune, MH, IN