Software Platform Architect (m/f/d) for automotive performance controller

  • Erlangen
  • München
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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 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 Elektrobit 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 interface with experts in all software related areas of automotive E/E software architecture
  • You define highly dependable automotive E/E software systems for multi-controller architectures
  • You specify automotive software solutions according to customer requirements or and EB internal product roadmap
  • You base on latest SOC technology with respect to performance, security, functional safety and available on-chip features
  • You deal with software platform functions like system health monitoring, over the air update, car diagnostic, automotive ethernet, service-oriented communication
  • You perform thread analysis and risk assessment of the designed system with respect to cyber security
  • You identify hazards with respect to functional safety and propose respective architectural improvements or redundancy measures

Your profile

  • You have several years of experience in embedded software development in a larger team
  • You have experience in usage of software system modelling tools (e. g. Enterprise Architect)
  • You have professional experience in at least one of the following industries: Automotive, Telecommunications, Avionics, Medical, Industrial Automation
  • You ideally have profound knowledge of relevant process standards (e. g. Automotive SPICE, ISO 26262)
  • You have a profound understanding of embedded CPUs (e.g. ARM Cortex-A), operating systems (e.g. Linux, QNX) and embedded software architecture
  • Experience with (Adaptive-) AUTOSAR is a plus
  • You have an autonomous way of working
  • You have an analytic working style
  • You have excellent documentation skills
  • You have good communication skills: English language is a must, German a plus
  • You are an outgoing, self-confident personality with team player capabilities

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 like part-time work.
  • 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 (e.g. unlimited access to the e-learning platforms Udemy and GoodHabitz).

Contact us

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Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Corinna Tietz
  • Recruiting
  • +49 9131 7701 6475