The Speech/VR Domain focuses on the voice input and output interfaces of the infotainment software system, which includes commands spoken by the end user (speech to text) and text generated by the infotainment system (text to speech). Third party software integration of speech libraries and state machines requires development in C++. Role: A software engineer in this position will focus their time developing and testing software. As a Senior Engineer you will be expected to function as a lead on some projects/features and mentor less experienced engineers. The person most successful in this position will have a strong understanding of speech technologies for embedded devices, some knowledge of voice-based user interfaces, and a good understanding of automotive infotainment devices. Essential Responsibilities of a Senior Software Engineer: Working knowledge of software development tools (debuggers, emulators, compilers, etc). Ability to read schematics and debug analog and digital hardware. Working knowledge of software development processes. Working knowledge of embedded operating systems. Analyze customer and internal requirements and specifications and translates these into software designs. Analyze existing embedded software to add features, make modifications, fix bus, and/or port to different platforms. Tests software designs and code at the unit and system level to insure that all requirements are met and the highest software quality is achieved. Participates in internal and customer driven design reviews throughout program. Coordinates software development activities with software team leader. Identifies product requirement or performance issues. Works with software team leader to negotiate resolution. Communicate with peers inside the Harman group to coordinate software development. This includes occasional travel for training or coordination with other groups. Manages small projects assignments and technical resources, including planning, estimating and follow through on developing requirements in compliance with the established software development process. Works with the customer to further define requirements and to resolve issues. May also function as Technical Individual Contributor May direct the work of 1-2 other engineers.