Embedded Software QA Engineer

Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever. This goes for the emissions-free Electric Adventure Vehicles we build, and the curious, courageous souls we seek to attract. 

As a company, we constantly challenge what’s possible, never simply accepting what has always been done. We reframe old problems, seek new solutions and operate comfortably in areas that are unknown. Our backgrounds are diverse, but our team shares a love of the outdoors and a desire to protect it for future generations. 


  • Create test plans, write test cases, and other QA documents based on embedded software requirements and specifications
  • Define QA processes and pipelines
  • Lead QA Initiatives and team growth
  • Perform hands-on testing of platform/embedded software
  • Automate test cases and processes
  • File and track bugs from opening to closure after verification
  • Report defects and follow-through as necessary to complete the testing cycle
  • Provide timely status updates and assist the team in making decisions about release-readiness
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to understand support/field issues and drive solutions


  • 3+ years of Embedded/Platform Software testing experience
  • Experience in testing automotive ECUs
  • Experience in automotive protocols such as CAN, Ethernet
  • Excellent communication, testing and troubleshooting skills
  • Linux or QNX and Programming (preferably Python) expertise
  • Board-level testing experience
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work cross-functionally
  • Bachelors or Masters in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering


Equal Opportunity

Rivian is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information or characteristics, physical or mental disability, marital/domestic partner status, age, military/veteran status, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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