Technical Project Lead (m/f/d) for development of embedded Linux-Systems

  • Erlangen

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.

The automotive market is the biggest driver for new technologies. Cloud solutions, advanced sensors and high sophisticated features with respect to cyber security and functional safety require the high performance of newest hardware. Do you like to work at the leading edge of technology? Have you ever wanted to discover hardware before it is available in the market? Than lead one of our project teams! We prototype new automotive standards for the cars of tomorrow. For our High Performance Controller Program we look for professionals that share the vision to personally shape the future car architecture - to pave the way for autonomous driving.

Your responsibilities

  • You manage a software team to develop and integrate our own EB Linux on High Performance Controller platforms
  • You manage projects based on our company processes and standards
  • You coordinate team members in one or multiple locations
  • You plan and monitor the team status according to progress, priority, quality and time
  • You interact with other project managers to ensure that feature development and bug fixing is aligned with other modules
  • You report to project lead
  • You proactively assess risks and react with appropriate countermeasures
  • You lead and motivate the team based on excellent soft skills and our company values

Your profile

  • You have an academic degree in Computer Science, Electronics or similar
  • You have experience in POSIX compatible operating systems (e.g. Linux, QNX) – e.g. kernel development or creating embedded Linux images
  • You have experience in managing software projects and related state of the art methods for project management
  • You have experience with software development processes and development standards for embedded real time software
  • You have experience in analyzing customer requirements and prioritization of tasks
  • Experience with automotive platforms (AUTOSAR) is a plus
  • You have an autonomous, analytic and structured working style
  • You are an outgoing, self-confident personality with team player capabilities
  • You have good communication skills: English language is a must, German a plus
  • You are able to develop and communicate our vision for automotive high performance computing platform

What we offer

  • At EB you will find a dynamic team at multiple sites within Germany as well as in other countries
  • EB provides flexible working times, family like atmosphere, sport & health programs and a well-organized training agency
  • You will manage exciting projects that cover all aspects of modern software development in an agile environment
  • And much more

Your contact

Please contact us at +49 9131 7701 7060 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.
Learn more about your developmental possibilities and EB’s exceptional company culture at
We are looking forward to receiving your application!