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Lead Solutions Architect

REQ: REQ-127872 Engineering

Panasonic Smart Mobility
  • United States
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Panasonic Smart Mobility Office – Lead Solutions Architect

Does the idea of working at the intersection of next gen software innovation, advanced data analytics, and consumer-experience design excite you?  Do you thrive in a team that focuses on solving complex problems in a fast-paced environment?  Do you want to build new products focused on democratizing connected vehicle data to improve roadway safety and help save lives?  Then apply now and come be a part of the amazing team creating an intelligent digital mesh for the future of the mobility ecosystem!


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What You’ll Get to Do:

This is a new role on a highly skilled and motivated delivery team of Product Owners, Tech Leads, and Software Engineers with a passion to imagine, design, build, test, and deploy connected products in the Smart Mobility Space. You will have the opportunity to lead solution architecture across all OneConnect product lines.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Understand customer pain points, develop requirements, and architect solutions.
  • Work with Product Owners and Tech Leads to develop product roadmaps and design.
  • Work with Customer team and/or Operations and Maintenance team to resolve any deployment issues and ensure continued operations.
  • Work in concert with a Project Manager to respond to customer Request for Proposals (RFP).
  • Identify future opportunities to support customers and extend OneConnect capabilities to advance market adoption, including participation in standards activities and industry events.

What You'll Bring:

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field and prefer 10+ years relevant commercial experience.
  • Advanced experience with software engineering best practices for the full software development lifecycle.
  • Advanced experience in Embedded/Cloud architecture best practices, design patterns, and their trade-offs, especially of distributed systems.
  • Advanced experience in architecting technical solutions that support various vehicle network architectures.
  • Advanced experience in leading technical design activities in conjunction with Software, Hardware, Test Validation engineers.
  • Deep understanding of a programming language (C++, Java) and the tools and frameworks closely related to the language.
  • Experience in creating, communicating, and reviewing design with a global development team. 
  • Experience in responding to product quality issues and takes corrective action as appropriate.


  • Experience with the design and implementation methods and procedures for new product launch or mass production.
  • Experience in defining, designing, developing, testing, and deploying telematics software products in Automotive domain.Experience with IoT, Firmware Over The Air (FOTA) Updates, device management and Cloud Services.

What We Offer:

  • Comprehensive benefits
  • 401K
  • Pet Insurance
  • Paid Parental Care Leave
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Flexible Work Program
  • Volunteer time Off
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Total Well Being Program
The salary for this position is expected to start at $150,000 per year or higher, based on qualifications.

Preferred location(s) are Farmington Hills, MI or Peachtree City, GA but will be open for remote candidates across other US locations as well.

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy.  All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.



REQ: REQ-127872 Engineering

  • United States
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