Senior Software Engineer (m/f/d) Linux

  • 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

  • Your focus is Linux software development (Kernel, Distribution/BSP, Libraries)
  • You need to build processes with systems running on Linux (ideally Yocto)
  • You review code, design documentation and perform failure analysis during the test phases
  • You work closely with relevant stakeholders to clarify the work needed to fulfil customer requirements
  • You provide technical details and effort estimations to support project decisions
  • You ensure that the final work products meet the requirements and quality targets

Your profile

  • You hold a University degree in computer science, electrical engineering, automotive engineering or similar
  • You ideally gathered a couple of years professional experience with Linux
  • You have knowledge in Embedded Linux, ideally low-level experience with Kernel and build process optimizations
  • You have good knowledge in Yocto
  • You have profound knowledge in Linux build-chain and build-scripts
  • You have deep knowledge of Linux distributions
  • You have profound knowledge of C++ programming language
  • You have deep knowledge of software construction
  • You have good knowledge in writing unit tests
  • You have knowledge in classic Autosar and/or adaptive Autosar
  • You have an autonomous and self-reliant way of working and are very interested in current software development topics
  • You have an outgoing, self-confident personality and team player capabilities
  • You enjoy working in an international environment across different locations
  • 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.
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We are looking forward to receiving your application!