24. September 2020

Product Lead HMI (Human Machine Interface) – e-Bike Systems (m/w/d) 100%

To strengthen our e-Bike Systems Engineering team located in Cham, Switzerland, we are seeking a Product Lead to commence immediately or by agreement. In this role you will be part of our development team, working on complete electronic systems including hardware / software and components with a focus on our HMI to achieve a bike vision in collaboration with designers, product managers and frame engineers.

How you’ll make a difference

  • The HMI is the brain of our bikes, the central hub through which all communication happens
-   You will own future developments and bring them from concept into production and into customers hands
  • Dream big and innovate new features

    • Together with product managers, determine which features will make it into future products and software releases

    • Determine the hardware requirements (electronics, mechanics, design) to achieve the vision and coordinate with the relevant teams across the company and with outside suppliers to bring it to live

  • Together with your teammates, develop the future architecture both on a hardware and software level

  • Lead concepts of new firmware features either by coding yourself of by finding the necessary resources to get it done

  • Transition this code into production by working with suppliers (mostly Asia) and possibly outside resources

  • Manage release plans and communicate effectively to other teams that rely on your deliverables

    • Collaborate with project management to ensure critical milestones are met
  • Adopt a big picture view and connect the dots on dependencies

    • collaborate with the back end, connectivity, quality and bike development teams to ensure an excellent user experience across our toolchain (phone, dealer and factory apps) and on time delivery
  • Support the hardware supplier’s needs for end of line testing and production critical features

  • Collaborate with the quality team to ensure function before launch and assist with root cause analysis of field issues

  • Work with customer service to communicate the latest changes and release histories

What you need to win

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, electrical engineering or related field

  • Experience in product development, e.g. consumer electronics

  • Experience with automotive CAN communication on a hardware and software level

  • Experience with BLE, ANT, USB protocols on a hardware and software level

  • Experience with embedded devices and firmware development

  • Knowledge of Jira/Confluence a benefit

  • Ability to mentor and lead small teams

  • Ability to multitask and juggle different projects in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent communication skills as you will collaborate with many teams across the globe (10-20% national and international travel)

  • Excellent English skills (written and spoken)

  • A passion for cycling is a plus

You are interested? We look forward to receiving your compelling application stating your salary expectation and earliest starting date. Please submit your application exclusively via our online career portal . Applications via e-mail, mail or employment agencies will not be considered.

Specialized Europe GmbH - Human Resources - Werkstattgasse 10 - CH-6330 Cham

Tel.: +41 41 783 89 89 - www.specialized.com/careers

About Specialized

First and foremost, we are riders. We share the core belief that bikes help make the world a better place. From product development and operations, to finance and marketing - every role at Specialized contributes to a culture of sustainable, global growth and innovation. Around the world, we work to recruit candidates who are passionate and curious with the belief that everyone has the potential to be a leader.