Join the AutoMeter Products Team, the industry leader in automotive performance instrumentation and test equipment.  These positions are full time with excellent company benefits.

Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer – OBDII/CAN

Auto Meter Products is a leading provider of innovative automotive solutions based in Sycamore, IL USA. 

Utilizing state-of-the-art automotive manufacturing operations, world class ISO 9000:TS 16949 Certified Quality Systems, advanced engineering, and product technology that is unmatched in the automotive marketplace, we are committed to delivering high-quality products that exceed our customers’ expectations and drive the automotive industry forward.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer with expertise in developing firmware for On-Board Diagnostics II (OBDII) systems utilizing Controller Area Network (CAN) communication protocol. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience working with ARM Cortex-M micro-controllers and a proven track record of delivering robust, efficient, and reliable firmware solutions for automotive applications.


  • Develop and maintain embedded firmware for OBDII systems, focusing on CAN communication protocols and ARM Cortex-M micro-controllers.
  • Design and implement efficient algorithms for data processing, sensor interfacing, and diagnostic functions within the firmware.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including hardware engineers, software developers, and quality assurance engineers to ensure seamless integration of firmware with hardware components.
  • Conduct thorough testing and debugging of firmware to ensure compliance with industry standards and specifications.
  • Optimize firmware performance for speed, memory usage, and power consumption to meet product requirements and specifications.
  • Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to team members to improve overall code quality and maintainability.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices in embedded systems development to continuously enhance skills and knowledge.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to engineering peers to foster their professional growth and development.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in embedded firmware development with a focus on OBDII/CAN systems.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as C/C++ for embedded systems.
  • Strong understanding of CAN communication protocols and experience with related.
  • Extensive experience with ARM Cortex-M micro-controllers and familiarity with ARM development tools and ecosystems.
  • Solid understanding of real-time operating systems (RTOS), device drivers, and low-level hardware/software interactions.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot complex issues in embedded systems.
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Experience with automotive industry standards and regulations (e.g., ISO 15765, SAE J2819) is a plus.

Please send all resumes to:  [email protected]

Electrical Process Engineer

Auto Meter Products, Inc. is a high technology company based in Sycamore, IL USA, with a state-of-the-art cellular automotive manufacturing operation, world class ISO 9000:TS 16949 Certified Quality System, an advanced engineering team, and product technology that are unmatched in the automotive marketplace. Auto Meter Products prides itself in having a creative, professional, employee-focused work environment. Benefits package includes:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan with company matched contributions
  • Paid holiday and personal time
  • Short-term, long-term, and life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)


  • Transition new products from engineering to manufacturing environment.
  • Develop appropriate test methods, procedures, fixtures and test systems to ensure new products meet their performance requirements.
  • Design electrical/electronic circuits for manufacturing test equipment and fixtures.
  • Be responsible for the design, implementation and documentation of electrical/electronic fixtures and devices to aid with the manufacturing process.
  • Provide technical support to manufacturing and cross-functional teams in problem solving, investigations, etc.
  • Work with document control managing schematics, drawings, Bills of Material, Engineering Change Orders, etc.
  • Participate in lean manufacturing Kaizen events.
  • Identify, recommend and implement production process improvements.
  • Assist purchasing in specifying qualified electronic components.
  • Specify fixtures and perform programming for ICT of printed circuit board assemblies.
  • Write detailed test plans for new sensor/device qualification testing.


  • BSEE from a four year college or university. 
  • Candidate must be self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment with purchasing, quality assurance, manufacturing and engineering personnel.
  • Communicate effectively in English, in both oral and written forms.
  • Must be knowledgeable in electrical and electronic engineering principles.
  • Must be able to use test equipment associated with the design and development of electronic systems.
  • Must be able to interpret and understand electronic component specifications.
  • Must possess excellent electronic circuit trouble shooting skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Familiar with schematic capture and PCB layout tools.
  • Must be a proven problem solver with technical decision making skills.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Strong background in surface mount and through-hole technology.

Job Type: Full-time

Email resumes to:  [email protected]

Production employment opportunities available.

Email resumes to: [email protected]

AutoMeter is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in the company. AutoMeter does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Submit resume to: [email protected] or apply in person at:

AutoMeter Products, Inc
111 Somonauk St
Sycamore, IL 60178