Working student (f/m/d) Porting of bounds checker for GNU compiler

  • Erlangen

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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 EB tresos product family uses the memory bounds checking GNU compiler (bcgcc) to detect memory leaks. This functionality is part of the GNU Compiler 4.0 suite but has never been released for version 6.2 of the suite.
This extension of the compiler needs to be ported from version 4.0 suite to the newer version 6.2.

Your responsibilities

  • You will evaluate the current current specific EB tresos product build environment
  • You will port the bcgcc to the GCC-6.2 environment
  • You will Implement and test the new environment

Your profile

  • You are a student preferably in computer science
  • You have first experience in GNU compiler
  • You have first experience in compiler construction
  • You have some first knowledge about UNIX and the C programming language


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
  • And much more

Your contact

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