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Systems Engineer

Gothenburg, Västra Götaland County, Sweden

Job ID : J000610790

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Drive the automotive macro trends of electrification, safety automation and connectivity to the next generation of solutions. With so many new features added almost every day, we need experts in managing our customers’ requirements. As part of our Systems teams linking the customers and Tech teams, you’ll help us engineer, design and produce an entirely new and smarter architecture for tomorrow’s cars.

Success Profile

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  • Analytical
  • Communicative
  • Curious
  • Quick-thinking
  • Solution-Driven
  • Team player

Hear from our employees!

“I really like the moment when I turn off my computer and I feel like I have accomplished something today. I like the challenge. The challenge is high here at Aptiv, but at the end of the day it brings us results and satisfaction.”

Samira Samira
Software-System Lead

Job Description

As a Systems Engineer at Aptiv, you will play a key role in influencing the multimedia systems in the cars and trucks of the future, by working with some of the world’s largest brands in the automotive industry. Imagine being able to proudly say in a few years “I was a key enabler in that”, when cars and trucks are launched with new innovative features that enhance the driver and user experience.

To us nothing is impossible, you will have autonomy to explore your curiosity, having fun and celebrating success along the way as one global team. You will be part of the Project Execution Team in Sweden, consisting of other System Engineers, System Architects, System Leads, Software Project Managers and Technical Managers. This is a mature team with good diversity of engineers who enjoy sharing their knowledge and solving problems together. 

Your Role:

  • Defining and analyzing customer software & systems requirements and technical specifications
  • Defining product functionality and creating technical documentation, supporting or leading investigations and securing software releases
  • Define System Design for a specific System Function or System Domain. Negotiate design with System Architect and design stakeholders
  • Active cross-functional cooperation with software, hardware, testing and validation engineers, both in Sweden and spread out all over the world
  • Maintaining cooperation between the technical center and the production department in the field of the developed product
  • Active cooperation with the client, representing Aptiv in client discussions, meetings and investigations
  • Supervising the implementation process and implementation of requirements, including close collaboration with internal and external suppliers
  • Monitoring technical and formal aspects of product development, securing quality standards
  • Participation in project meetings, presentation of work results in front of the client
  • Be part of an Agile team supporting each other, working with the project leaders to secure project deliverables, coordinating with other SCRUM teams within each product area, in an international environment.

Your Background:

  • University qualification with experience as as a system engineer, programmer, tester, quality engineer or similar
  • Basic knowledge of electronics and microprocessor systems (embedded systems)
  • Knowledge of CAN, LIN, MOST, FlexRay and Ethernet as well as experience in dealing with the corresponding development tools is preferred
  • Experience from working with Agile Methodology is preferred
  • Functional safety/ISO 26262 experience or experience from safety critical systems development when assigned to ASIL classified function/ domain is preferred
  • Highly developed communication skills, high level of professionalism in contact with our clients, and able to manage cross-functional activities
  • Responsibility and timely implementation of tasks, and ability to work within a strict time frame
  • Desire to continuously increase your knowledge and search for solutions
  • Fluent in English

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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  • Act with Urgency

  • One Team

  • Passion for Results

  • Think and Act Like Owners

  • Operate with Respect

Always do the right thing, the right way

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