Software Architect (m/f/d) Vehicle Connectivity

  • Braunschweig
  • 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.

We are looking for bright, fresh, and enthusiastic minds who are eager to join our Integrated Software Solutions team. We are looking for your application as a software architect (m/f/d). We encourage all persons interested from all over the world, male or female or divers, young in spirit without regard to age.

Your responsibilities

  • You will create and maintain the software architecture of high-quality automotive software systems enabling vehicle-to-backend connectivity.
  • You will elicit and analyze customer requirements, derive software architecture requirements, and ensure their traceability in the architectural design.
  • You will break the functional architecture down to software architecture, i.e. you will define software components, interfaces and dynamic behavior.
  • You will discuss the architectural design with the customer as well as with the project team and other suppliers.
  • You will support the project team regarding efficiency, quality, and maintainability of the software.
  • You will ensure that your architectural design can be validated by software integration test as well as by proof-of-concepts.
  • You will support the product owner in deriving user stories from functional requirements and participate in product increment and sprint planning.

Your profile

  • You have a relevant university degree or a comparable degree.
  • You have a proven track record as system or software architect (m/f/d).
  • You have relevant technical experience in complex embedded systems, preferably in embedded automotive systems.
  • You are familiar with UML and experienced in using tools like Enterprise Architect.
  • You have a solid background in C/C++ programming.
  • You have good platform knowledge, ideally Linux and Adaptive AUTOSAR.
  • Ideally you are familiar with communication protocols, e.g. HTTP, TCP/IP, MQTT.
  • Ideally you understand security concepts like PKI and TLS.
  • You are used to agile methods such as Scrum or Kanban.
  • You have an autonomous, proactive, team-oriented and self-reliant way of working combined with a structured and precise working style.
  • You successfully communicate in English, German is a plus.

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!