Software Engineer embedded Linux

  • Farmington Hills (Michigan)

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.

We are currently looking for a Software Engineer (embedded Linux) who will work as part of a global team to design and develop embedded software for electronic control units and support customers. For this position, a combination of creativity, problem solving, software development, and customer interaction skills are required. Occasional travel will be required.

Applicants must be authorized to work in the US without Elektrobit visa sponsorship.

Your responsibilities

  • Work with our customers on design and implementation of next-gen high performance controllers based on EB products
    • Dependability
    • Service oriented architectures
    • Hypervisor concepts
    • Integrate additional Elektrobit and 3rd party software into a complex solution
    • Integrate BSPs and get new targets up and running
    • Customize target builds according to project requirements
    • Embedded software engineering
    • Create (demo) applications for new target platforms
    • First level of support for EB's customers in the America

Your profile

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent degree
  • Experience with embedded Linux (e.g. Yocto project) or other POSIX compatible operating systems
  • Good C and C++ programming skills and knowledge
  • Assembler or Java skills are a plus
  • Good source level debugging skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Good knowledge in embedded software development environments and tools including IDE, editors, compilers, linkers, emulators, debuggers, analysis and monitoring tools
  • Good knowledge of ARM based microcontrollers
  • Automotive experience is a plus (e.g. experience with realtime operating systems, in-vehicle communication)
  • Excellent listening and communications skills – written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently and in small teams

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

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Learn more about developmental possibilities at EB and our exceptional company culture here.

We look forward to receiving your application!

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Elektrobit offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Elektrobit complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply.

Elektrobit also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to jobs.us.automotive@elektrobit.com or contact our US Recruiting team for our Bothell, WA and San Jose, CA locations at +1.425.686.3100, and our Farmington Hills, MI location at +1.248.994.0684.