Automotive System Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Braunschweig
  • Erlangen
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit (EB) is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At EB we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • You will work on future system architecture for connectivity, mobility (ADAS/HAD) and middleware solutions for leading-edge automotive software.
  • Your focus will be on the “software driven” approach and you have an overview of the end-to-end concepts from the embedded systems to the applications and the cloud backend.
  • You will create or analyze end-to-end automotive architectures and concepts.
  • You will use cybersecurity engineering methods to identify and address security risks appropriately.
  • You will work out security and privacy concepts.
  • You will realize multi-controller, multicore systems architectures with highest reliability (functional safety, cyber security, fail operational).

Your profile

  • You hold a master’s or PhD degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics or similar.
  • You worked several years as a system architect or software architect.
  • You are familiar with platforms, standards, protocols and processes in the automotive sector (e.g. AUTOSAR, Automotive SPICE, SAE J3061, ISO 26262).
  • You have profound knowledge in security analysis methods as well as security engineering, ideally in the automotive domain.
  • You are experienced in MATLAB/Simulink and Enterprise Architect.
  • You think in an innovative and structured way, like to work in a team and are very interested in state-of-the-art automotive system concepts.
  • You are confident and quickly familiarize yourself with new topics.
  • You enjoy working in an international environment across different locations.
  • You have good communication skills in English (both spoken and written), German is a plus.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy.

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.