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Software Engineer (f/m/d) Multi-core Real Time CPU architectures

Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Job ID : J000613720

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We say goodbye to the basic electronic architecture created in the late 90s and hello to a smarter way of designing and building vehicles. As part of our hardware team, you help us engineer, design and produce an entirely new and smarter architecture for tomorrow’s cars.

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

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“Over the years, I’ve worked with passionate and brilliant people from various competencies to bring new ideas to life-changing products. My coworkers are awesome! The trust and support that I’ve received from my supervisor and coworkers allow me to perform my job with great satisfaction and make a difference in the real world.”

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Job Description

As the Software Engineer for Autosar and non-Autosar systems on Multi-core Real Time CPU architecture you will play a key role in Aptiv’s ADAS and AD development. You will be part of a small and efficient team working on technologies that enable automated driving.

Major Roles:

  • Development of Autosar and non-Autosar systems on Multi-core Real Time CPU architectures

  • Development activities will rely on BSW configuration with 3rd party toolchains, developments of custom build solutions, design of complex device drivers, bare metal or non-Autosar RTOS partitions

  • Assimilate novel features of Autosar and Micro-controllers like FlexRTE, SW clusterization, LET, HW Virtualization, Hypervisor, multi-layer MPU to integrate in the SW platform

  • Develop the necessary asymmetric communication (IPC) means between heterogenous operating environments (Classic Autosar, Adaptive Autosar, POSIX RTOS, Linux, etc…)

  • Configure the System partitioning, peripheral assignments and SW cluster landing zones

  • Support deterministic approach for the SW operating environment

  • Work in an Agile development team

  • Elicit and document SW requirements/designs for owned domain.

  • Define SW Design and detailed Design for owned Domain. Negotiate design with SW Architect and SW design stakeholders

  • Escalate to relevant authority e.g. Product Owner, Scrum Master when not able to meet agreed plans.

Your Profile:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or comparable

  • Several years of experience in software engineering for embedded SW ideally in the area of automotive

  • Experience in developing software as a team, especially in an Agile Development Environment (SCRUM, Jira)

  • Experience with AUTOSAR complex device driver development and integration of AUTOSAR stacks

  • Hands on programming experience with C/C++

  • Experience with the following tool: Vector Tool DaVinci Classic, version control tools (Git/Gerrit), requirements engineering tools (Polarion), build systems (e.g. Make, CMake, Autotools), embedded debugging tools, Vector Tools CANalyzer / CANoe

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English is mandatory, German is advantage)

  • Experience with software development in Linux

  • Experience with communication middleware, CAN/CAN-FD, Ethernet and network setup

  • Experience with embedded debugging tools

  • Knowledge of RTOS like FreeRTOS, Zephyr is a plus

  • Knowledge of hypervisor solutions is a plus

Aptiv Benefits

  • In addition to an attractive compensation package, Aptiv offers 30 days of vacation and free time to compensate overtime

  • A secure, permanent employment awaits you with the opportunity for continuous internal development in an international environment

  • Access to internal and external training, coaching and certifications to help you develop your skills and knowledge

  • We provide special recognition for innovation and outstanding performance

  • A very international environment and cooperation with experts at eye level awaits you

  • You have the chance to get involved in CSR activities

  • At Aptiv, you will have the opportunity to actively shape the future of mobility with state-of-the-art technology (e.g. e-mobility and autonomous driving) in partnership with almost all global OEMs

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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