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Embedded Software Engineer (Linux, BSP)

Gothenburg, Västra Götaland County, Sweden

Job ID : J000612864

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The future is all about the software-defined vehicle. Like your computer, the vehicle is becoming a holistic computing platform capable of executing complex software programs. As part of our Software team, you’ll help us engineer, design and produce an entirely new and smarter architecture for tomorrow’s cars.

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“Mastering a new challenge every day to help shape the mobile future for everyone. That's what I like about my work, that's what drives me. Aptiv gives me this opportunity.”

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Job Description

Would you like to join the team enabling a safer, better connected, more sustainable future of mobility?

At Aptiv in our Gothenburg Technical Center, we develop infotainment systems for global manufacturers, both for cars and heavy vehicles. With decades of experience in in-vehicle infotainment systems, we have worked with the most renowned vehicle manufacturers around the globe.

Recently, in our successful collaboration with Volvo / Polestar we developed the first system based on the Google Android™ Automotive OS. We worked together with Google to develop and integrate the next-generation infotainments systems for both the Polestar 2, and the Volvo XC40.

We are now strengthening our team and looking for an Embedded BSP Software Engineer to join our team of experienced Software Engineers responsible for the development of the in-vehicle Android Linux based system running native or virtualized inside QNX hypervisor. Developing low-level software, working with Linux BSP, hardware bring ups and hardware near platform software development. You will see the resulting projects through to production and commercialization with our OEM partners

Your Role

  • Contribute and deliver a new generation of Android-based infotainment head units
  • Work as a member of a globally distributed team designing and developing automotive user experience solutions for leading car manufacturers
  • Develop software solutions from initial concept and requirements development through to production implementation and software lifecycle support
  • Software issue troubleshooting, problem solving, root cause analysis, etc.
  • Modify existing software to correct errors, port it to new hardware, or to improve performance and non-functional requirements
  • Collaborate with 3rd party suppliers to deliver the highest quality software product

Your Background

  • Experience in embedded software development
  • Extensive experience in C/C++ development for embedded systems
  • Hands-on experience with Linux kernel is preferred, Android architecture and toolchain is a plus
  • Ability to deliver SW tests & tools in python and continuously improve CI/CD workflows
  • Experience with software design methodologies and latest software quality standards, Test Driven Development is a plus
  • Experience with agile software development process
  • Familiarity with microcontrollers, System-on-a-Chip and ARM processors, peripheral handling (UART, SPI, I2C, USB, etc.) is a plus
  • Knowledge of vehicle diagnostics and automotive networks, such as CAN or SOME/IP, is a plus
  • Awareness of Functional Safety and SPICE processes is a plus

Aptiv Rewards & Advantages

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Learning, professional growth and development in a world recognized international environment.
  • Access to internal & external training, coaching & certifications.
  • Recognition for innovation and excellence.
  • Opportunities to give back to the community.
  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world

Some see differences. We see perspectives that make us stronger.

Diversity and Inclusion are sources of innovation and creativity, both of which are essential to Aptiv’s success. Everyday our diverse team comes together, drives innovation, pursues solutions, and meets challenges using their unique abilities, perspectives and talents, changing what tomorrow brings. When you join our team, you’ll get encouraged to think boldly, express your viewpoint and innovate as a matter of habit.

Some See Technology. We See a Way to Make Connections.

At Aptiv, we don’t just see the world differently; we work to change reality. That means developing technology that rewrites the rules of what’s possible in the pursuit of making transportation safer, greener and more connected. Today there are more than 180,000 of us globally, located in 44 countries, and united by one mission. Join the movement and together, let’s change tomorrow.


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