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Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Location: Minneapolis
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Job Description:

Tennant is a recognized leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing solutions for industrial and commercial markets, with more than $820 million in annual revenues. With a vision to become a global leader in water-based sustainable cleaning and other technologies, Tennant creates innovative solutions, such as our ec-H2O products, that are changing the way the world cleans.

World headquarters are located in Minneapolis, MN; and European headquarters are in Antwerp, Belgium. We have manufacturing and logistics facilities in Kentucky, Michigan and Minnesota; the Netherlands; the United Kingdom; Brazil and China. Tennant employs staff in 15 countries, including: the USA, Canada, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, the United Kingdom, China, Japan, Singapore, and Australia.

Tennant employees work to create a cleaner, safer, healthier world. Tennant is a company that cares about what it's doing, and the sustainability of its products, and works every day to develop new solutions that clean exceptionally well, but don't damage the environment. Employees of Tennant Company work with a spirit of Stewardship. Very simply, Stewardship is a filter for our actions and decision-making, as we strive to leave things in better condition than when we found them.

Tennant is looking for an Electrical or Software Engineer with a strong background in embedded software. In this role you will participate in the development of a broad range of innovative product designs that utilizes the latest in technology including electric vehicles and autonomous systems. You---ll have an opportunity to contribute significantly to the delivery of our award winning products around the world. Plus you---ll work with a team of talented engineers who like to take on big challenges and share your passion for building great products.


  • Lead a software team through an Agile Development Process
  • Contribute to design documentation including context diagrams and flowcharts
  • Lead software design reviews and verification testing
  • Lead in the design, development and testing of modular software components and systems
  • Establish architecture and performance targets for software designs
  • Work cross-functionally to execute complex engineering projects
  • Design systems to meet regulatory requirements

    Required Experience:

    • BS in Electrical or Software Engineering or equivalent from an ABET accredited four-year college or university
    • Master---s degree is a plus
    • A minimum of 8 years of demonstrated ability to deliver excellent products to established timelines
    • Significant technical leadership capabilities
    • Strong experience developing in an embedded Linux environment
    • Solid experience working in an Agile environment --- capable of leading teams through Sprint activities
    • Experience in embedded software development employing C/C++ and structured programming
    • Experience working with storyboard software tools, such as Crank Software
    • Experience working on distributed control systems
    • Experience working with distributed communications protocols, such as CAN Open, etc.
    • Experience developing in RTOS systems
    • Experience in Unit and system software testing
    • Experience in developing test plans and test reports for software testing activities is a plus
    • Familiarity with configuration management tools such as Subversion, ClearCase, etc.
    • Experience working with JIRA / Confluence or other task management and tracking tools
    • Experience working with Linux-based embedded designs a plus
    • Six Sigma Black Belt preferred - Green Belt accepted
    • Prior electric vehicle and automated navigation system design highly desirable
    • Demonstrated ability to deliver excellent products to established timelines

      Required Skills:

      • Experience with all phases of software development and qualification.
      • Ability to debug Hardware/Software interfaces
      • Experience working on cross functional teams (Hardware, Systems, Software, Production, Supply Chain, etc.).
      • Ability to critique design details against overall product requirements.
      • Capable of leading technical teams through structured problem solving.
      • Creative, dynamic team player, able to lead small cross functional groups.
      • Strong multi-tasking ability. May be working multiple projects simultaneously.
      • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, innovative and dynamic environment.
      • Ability to drive root cause identification and corrective action leading to timely resolution.

        Equal Opportunity Employer

        Tennant Company is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made on the basis of individual skill, ability, reliability, productivity, and other factors important to performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other basis protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.

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