Software Engineer embedded Linux

  • Farmington Hills (Michigan)
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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.

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.

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

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

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team
  • A healthy work/life balance
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our 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.