Continental Engineering Services (CES) is seeking a Software Engineer. As an embedded software developer for automotive applications you will be integral part of a global and diverse team for the next generation of vehicles.
Our engineer will be responsible for software decisions, develop new system concepts, design software architecture and maintenance of different components such as communications, power management, memory management, cybersecurity, AUTOSAR, and many other specific applications for projects within the Chassis & Safety division such as :
Advanced Electronic Brake Systems : our engineers work with Continental’s advances brake unit to maintain, and develop solutions that are benchmark in the industry such as Antilock braking, traction and stability control, regenerative braking to enhance electric and hybrid vehicles cruising range, supporting ADAS functions to brake autonomously the vehicle in emergency situations, etc.
Automated Driver Assistance Systems : with the help of our advanced environment sensors, lidars, cameras and radars our software engineer contribute to provide solutions for driver assistance and automated driving functions such as blind spot detection, driver monitoring, emergency break assist, intelligent headlight assist, surround views, etc.
Active Damping Control Systems : CES engineers requires to work with state-of-the-art technologies with AUTOSAR architecture to solve the conflicts that exist between optimal riding comfort and agile handling by creating software to adjust damping force on every wheel depending load and driving conditions.
Airbag Controllers and other safety solutions : our engineer also focus in occupant protections such airbag controller, adapting platform to customer needs and government regulations, the design of software with impressive quality is required in these products to make sure our software saves lives when accident occur.
Our Software engineers share common goals to drive and contribute in the automotive industry with the goal to protect all people inside and outside the vehicle, to innovate in mobility solutions, and ultimately, achieve Continental’s Vision Zero : zero fatalities, zero injuries, zero accidents.
Core Responsibilities :
Software development tasks
Software Project Lead / Management tasks
Perform software testing to detect functional, logic or implementation errors
Responsible for development of new products, and changes to existing products
Work with diverse teams
Estimate work package efforts. Evaluate the impact of engineering modifications in the software.
Coach / support team members to learn new technologies, platforms or products
Lead projects from technical or management sides.
Additional Responsibilities :
Flexibility to work in variety of different automotive projects
Support technical discussions with customer
Support / Test the developed modules in the vehicle
Support requirements engineering and elicitation processes
Perform unit testing and software debugging
Assistance with other tasks as needed and determined by Management
Documentation of detail software development plan, test plans, test design, analysis, computer modeling, prototype / production test scripts and specification releases
Define strategies to continuously improve processes and tools. Qualifications Required Qualifications :
Bachelor’s Degree in e.g. Electronics, Computer Science, Mechatronics or equivalent
At least 7 years of experience in embedded Software Development activities
Proficient programming experience in C language
Proficient with CAN and related tools
Intercultural abilities and good communication skills with internal & external customers
Good understanding of real-time system architecture / design, HW related SW development using microcontrollers, HW boards, PCBs
Experience with processes and configuration management tools (Git, IMS)
Availability to travel to USA, Germany and China is desirable (short periods)
Preferred Qualifications :
Strong experience working with embedded software platforms
Programming experience with C++
Experience with scripting languages e.g. Python, Perl
Experience negotiating with external customers
Knowledge of AUTOSAR
Experience using Vector tools (CANoe, CANalyzer)
Experience managing projects as technical leader or as software project manager
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Apply now As an engineering and production partner, Continental Engineering Services (CES) develops customized solutions for technologically challenging tasks in automotive and industrial industries.
Become a part of a strong team and help us ensure that future mobility becomes more user-friendly, drive-efficient, safe and comfortable.