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Software Architect – Ethernet and Ethernet Switch (f/m/d)

Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Job ID : J000641163

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Overview

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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  • Quick-thinking
  • Solution-Driven
  • Team player

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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

With our deep domain expertise, Aptiv is developing solutions that solve our customers' toughest challenges. We are enabling the transition to software-defined vehicles supported by electrified and intelligently connected architectures, which will combine to power the future of mobility. This operations-focused role sits within Aptiv’s new product organization, at the forefront of transforming the auto industry with cutting-edge technology.

To us nothing is impossible, you will have the autonomy to explore your curiosity, have fun and celebrate success along the way.

Your Role:

  • Functional responsibility for the creation of software architectures (in an AUTOSAR environment) and the corresponding documents for embedded real-time microprocessor systems especially in regards of ethernet communication and switch topics

  • Clarification of software requirements in the autonomous driving field with customer and other departments

  • Technical evaluation, definition and planning of architectural changes

  • Architectural responsibility and functional leadership of software engineers in an international team

  • Support of the planning and of software integrations for software systems and components

Your Background:

  • University degree in the area of electrical engineering, electronics, information technology, technical informatics, telecommunications, automation engineering or comparable qualification

  • +5 years of experience in automotive software development

  • Profound knowledge in software design and microprocessor technology

  • Profound knowledge in (automotive) Ethernet communication protocols and Ethernet Switches

  • Profound knowledge of C, C++, UML, XML, AUTOSAR and RTOS with POSIX API

  • Experience with software engineering processes (Automotive SPICE, SCRUM)

  • Knowledge of functional safety (ISO26262) is beneficial

  • Experience with automotive communication protocols such as CAN, FlexRay, SPI

  • Intercultural experience is of advantage

  • Very good communication skills in English; German optional

Aptiv Rewards & Advantages:

  • Freedom and interesting tasks in an environment where work is fun and where you can analyze world-changing problems and develop solutions

  • We value our employees as the most important value of our company

  • We offer flexible and family-friendly working hours

  • We compensate competitively according to your degree and experience

  • We enable a variety of training opportunities

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.

Are you interested in this job? Awesome! We look forward to receiving your application. Please include your certificates and a transcript with your grades from university.

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about the position and Aptiv, please contact Ms. Viktoria Behm, Talent Acquisition Specialist. She is happy to assist you and is available at 00 49 202 291 2430 or by e-mail at viktoria.behm@aptiv.com.

Applications from severely disabled persons and persons of equal status will be given preferential consideration in the event of equal suitability.

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