Software Architect - Embedded Systems (Shanghai)

  • Shanghai

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

Your responsibilities

  • You create and maintain the software architecture of high-quality automotive software systems
  • You define software components, relations between them, external interfaces, and dynamic behavior
  • You analyze customer requirements, derive software architecture requirements, and ensure their traceability in the architectural design
  • You ensure that your architectural design can be validated by the software integration test
  • You support the project team regarding efficiency, quality, and maintainability of the software
  • You discuss software architecture topics with the customer
  • You support planning and development of frameworks and reusable components You consider security and safety aspects

Your profile

  • You have at least 8 years of technical experience in complex embedded systems, preferably in embedded automotive systems
  • You have a proven track record as system or software architect
  • You understand the impact of design decisions on quality, reliability, and performance
  • You know UML very well and you are experienced in using relevant modeling tools
  • You have strong knowledge of embedded C or C++
  • You have a profound knowledge of requirements engineering
  • You are familiar with software development processes and the V-model
  • Ideally, you know Classic AUTOSAR or Adaptive AUTOSAR
  • Ideally, you are familiar with agile methods such as Scrum or Kanban
  • Ideally, you have basic knowledge of safety-relevant software development (ISO 26262)
  • You have an autonomous, proactive, team-oriented and self-reliant way of working combined with a structured and precise working style
  • You are fluent in English and Mandarin
  • You are experienced in intercultural collaboration
  • You have a relevant university degree or a comparable degree

What we offer

  • Exciting projects in the automotive software industry
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly working atmosphere
  • Mobile work, working from home
  • Trainings in our own academy

Contact us

Please contact us at +8621 50431951 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.
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We are looking forward to receiving your application!