Software Architect (m/f/d) Embedded Systems

  • Erlangen
  • München

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.

Your responsibilities

  • You will create and maintain the software architecture of high-quality automotive software systems.
  • You will define software components, relations between them, external interfaces, and dynamic behavior.
  • You will analyze customer requirements, derive software architecture requirements, and ensure their traceability in the architectural design.
  • You will ensure that your architectural design can be validated by the software integration test.
  • You will support the project team regarding efficiency, quality, and maintainability of the software.
  • You will discuss software architecture topics with the customer.
  • You will support planning and development of frameworks and reusable components.
  • You will consider security and safety aspects.

Your profile

  • You have several years of technical experience in complex embedded systems, preferably in embedded automotive systems.
  • You have a proven track record as system or software architect.
  • You understand the impact of design decisions on quality, reliability, and performance.
  • You know UML very well and you are experienced in using relevant modeling tools.
  • You have strong knowledge of embedded C or C++.
  • You have a profound knowledge of requirements engineering.
  • You are familiar with software development processes and the V-model.
  • Ideally, you know Classic AUTOSAR or Adaptive AUTOSAR.
  • Ideally, you are familiar with agile methods such as Scrum or Kanban.
  • Ideally, you have basic knowledge of safety-relevant software development (ISO 26262).
  • You have an autonomous, proactive, team-oriented and self-reliant way of working combined with a structured and precise working style.
  • You are fluent in English or German.
  • You hold a relevant university degree or a comparable degree.

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

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.
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We are looking forward to receiving your application!