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  • Embedded Software Engineer/Developer

    Gale Banks Engineering is an established, market-leading manufacturer of high-end performance powertrain products and engines, for automobiles, trucks and motor homes. We are currently seeking full time Embedded Software Engineer/Developer to research, design, develop and test automotive real-time embedded software. Here is your chance to champion large projects!

    Successful candidate will:

    • Research, plan and design real-time embedded software systems using C and/or Assembly language
    • Analyze and document existing vehicle operating characteristics using oscilloscopes, logic analyzers and data acquisition equipment.
    • Assist in the development of technical product installation manuals, owner's manuals, and write technical reports.
    • Integrate user-interface with software subsystems, document changes, and provide timely support to other development groups
    • Work on real world customer-facing application problems
    • Troubleshoot, isolate, and resolve issues in a complex system
    • Communicate effectively *(written and verbally) with management and other software developers on ideas and solutions to software development problems
    • Successfully complete multiple simultaneous tasks in an environment with rapidly changing priorities
    • Solve problems and create solutions for embedded systems and multi-threaded applications

    Educational Background:

    • BS/BA degree in computer science, information technology or in a related field.

    Personal Attributes

    • Highly responsible, self-motivated and able to thrive in an energetic, fast-paced, creative environment.
    • Strong work ethic and the ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment.
    • Hands-on; completes tasks and dependable; proactive in nature.
    • Knows what needs to be done and operates with a sense of urgency, focus and discipline.
    • Have excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal).
    • Team player, with a strong sense of ownership and a 'get things done' attitude.

    Requirements:

    • BSCS or BSEE degree with a strong background designing and developing embedded software applications
    • Must be able to read and interpret schematics and wiring diagrams.
    • Must be fluent in C language.
    • Prior experience developing embedded systems for automotive powertrain controls is desired.
    • J1939, USB, J1850, RS232, RS485, ISO9141, and CAN communications experience is beneficial but not required.
    • Experience with Freescale, NXP, or Atmel microprocessors preferred.

    About Us:

    Gale Banks Engineering offers a pleasant, professional, and dynamic entrepreneurial work environment where creativity is encouraged, along with a competitive salary and generous benefit package.  For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary history and current salary requirements to jobs@bankspower.com.

  • Staff Accountant

    Banks Power is an established, market-leading manufacturer of high-end performance power train products and engines, for automobiles, trucks and motor homes. We are currently seeking a full time Staff Accountant that will apply principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports as necessary. Assist with maintaining manufacturing cost accounting records. Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations, maintain the general ledger and fixed asset records and other reports and projects as necessary. 

     Successful candidate will:

    • Prepare journal entries
    • Support the company cash and treasury activities
    • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations
    • Review general ledger variance accounts and provide variance reports
    • Responsible for general ledger and general ledger account reconciliations
    • Prepare sales and use tax and property tax returns
    • Maintain prepaid balance sheet accounts
    • Maintain fixed asset/depreciation records
    • Ensure compliance with company policies and GAAP accounting principles
    • Assist with maintaining cost accounting records including material, labor, outside processing and burden standards. Prepare and/or assist with preparing standard compared to actual variance reports.
    • Prepare bi-weekly commission report
    • Assist in supporting internal and external audits as required
    • Handle special assignments from Controller and other individuals
    • Assist accounting staff as necessary

    Educational Background:

    • Accounting degree (B.A./B.S.) from a four-year college or university
    • Three to five years related accounting experience in a manufacturing environment

    Personal Attributes

    • Highly responsible, self-motivated and able to thrive in an energetic, fast-paced, creative environment.
    • Strong work ethic and the ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment.
    • Able to meet or exceed set deadlines.
    • Hands-on; completes tasks and dependable; proactive in nature.
    • Knows what needs to be done and operates with a sense of urgency, focus and discipline.
    • Have excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presentation and interpersonal).
    • Team player, with a strong sense of ownership and a 'get things done' attitude.

    Requirements:

    • Demonstrated experience and proficiency in applying accounting principles
    • Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment and leadership
    • Must have good verbal and written communication skills and be able to communicate effectively with management and others
    • Must have the ability to work well with people and maintain a high degree of confidentiality
    • Flexible, organized, detail-oriented and able to work under time constraints and deadlines
    • Must be flexible with schedule during the closing period
    • Strong knowledge of accrual accounting and good MS Excel skills

    About Us:

    Gale Banks Engineering offers a pleasant, professional, and dynamic entrepreneurial work environment where creativity is encouraged, along with a competitive salary and generous benefit package.  For immediate consideration, please email your resume with salary history and current salary requirements to jobs@bankspower.com.