Software Development Lead

at VinAI (View all jobs)

Hanoi, HCM

VinAI Research is a leading research lab with offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Funded by Vin Group, the largest enterprise in Vietnam by capitalization, our mission is to conduct high-impact research that pushes the knowledge frontier in AI and to accelerate applications of AI in Vietnam, the Asia Pacific region, and beyond.

VinAI is the first AI research organization in Vietnam created with an exclusive focus on top-tier research, publications, and the leader in AI innovation. The Institute enjoys a world-class research facility, including ample access to data platform, computing infrastructure, GPUs and lifestyles. We have an active network of research collaboration with world-class research labs and most brilliant minds all around the world. The current research areas include, but not limited to, machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, natural language technologies, reinforcement learning, and autonomous systems.

Who is VinAI looking for? 

As a Software Leader you will develop software for embedded Android Linux systems. You will work on exciting new projects with cutting edge technology for a highly successful, profitable company. We expect you to be self- driven, able to challenge yourself and gain the experience you need in order to solve the tasks at hand.

What you’ll do

  • Grow and lead a team.
  • Team strategy definition and implementation
  • Offer support, training and guidance for the team
  • Technical evaluation, definition and planning of architectural changes
  • Be able to optimize product boot-up time and performance on Android embedded systems.
  • Debug and develop software in C / C++ for Android Linux based embedded systems.
  • Participate in every stage of the software development from design and brainstorming through feature implementation.
  • Communicate with other development teams and, when needed

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor/ Master Electrical Engineering/ Computer Engineering or similar.
  • Relevant experience from software development in a Linux Android based embedded system.
  • Excellent skills in C & C++ and for full stack development.
  • Excellent skills in Kotlin / Java and for Android application development.
  • Knowledge of Functional Safety (ISO-26262) and SOTIF from System level to SW architecture level
  • Knowledge of development processes (e.g ASPICE, version management, change management, reviews)
  • Previous experience from working with rest APIs is a plus.
  • Previous experience working with u-boot, device tree configurations, clock tree configurations, Linux drivers, boot optimizations in Linux and android is a plus.
  • Thorough knowledge of object-oriented development and design.  Working in a set-up with international teams, distributed all over the world.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English is a must).

Why you’ll love work here:

  • Opportunity to apply your knowledge and research skills to make real impact to the world.
  • Compensation is highly competitive and will consider the applicant’s current experience level
  • Work on challenging real-world problems.
  • Opportunity to continuously grow your knowledge and your leadership skills
  • Opportunity to contribute, interact, share and learn from exceptionally talented colleagues.

Interested applicants are invited to send your application to