Linux Build Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen
  • Oulu

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 need to maintain the core infrastructure to build the EB Linux distribution. Specifically, but not limited to
    • Installers and images
    • Central package infrastructure
    • Continuous build environment
  • You participate in definition and planning of new features
  • You engage yourself in bug-fixing work across the full variety of the build platform
  • You are responsible for release and configuration management
  • You create and maintain an automated build and test environment
  • You support the EB kernel platform team in using the build infrastructure
  • You collaborate with upstream developers to make sure that the goals of quality are supported in upstream projects

Your profile

  • You hold a University degree in computer science, electrical engineering, automotive engineering or similar
  • You have deep knowledge of programming language, especially embedded C, C++, Assembler (focus on ARM and Intel x86)
  • You have good experience in scripting languages used for test automation, e.g. Perl and Python
  • You know about build and automation servers
  • You are experienced in automated test environments
  • You are experienced in safety and security aspects
  • You have good knowledge about open source development tools and methodologies
  • You are experienced in open-source community principles
  • You have knowledge in embedded tools and development environments
  • You have an autonomous and self-reliant way of working
  • You are a good team player
  • You enjoy working in an international environment across different locations
  • You are willing to travel occasionally for personal meetings with various stakeholders
  • You have good skills in German and English language

What we offer

  • Challenging tasks with the latest and most modern components of the embedded world
  • A committed and dynamic team in an international and informal working environment
  • Cooperation with leading companies in the automotive industry
  • Excellent career opportunities in a growing company
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes
  • Flexible working hours that also take your personal needs into account
  • Further benefits

Contact us

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!