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Software Development Munich 17.11.2023

Networking Engineer - Software Defined Vehicle



At BMW, our engineers re-write automotive history each and every day. But it takes creative problem-solvers with unerring vision and expert know-how to continuously push the boundaries of what’s possible at the cutting-edge of future mobility.


In an early development phase, you interact with start-ups, universities and external partners, design and develop software prototypes in close cooperation with our colleagues from product development and proof the feasibility of your solutions. The areas of application include microelectronics, networking technologies, data tunneling and sensor abstraction. These proof of concepts mainly address the application in the context of future E/E architectures and new communication technologies. 


What awaits you?

  • In your daily work, you will find yourself in an international and interdisciplinary environment.
  • Our campus in Garching-Hochbrück offers the infrastructure you need to work productively and focus on the hard- and software for the automobile of the future.
  • A very early development phase, you will cooperate with start-ups, universities and external partners to push automotive topics for 2030 and beyond.
  • Your area of responsibility covers all aspects that are relevant for In-Vehicle-Network (IVN) communication.
  •  Automotive ethernet community is in constant growth, you will be actively involved in activities with partners within this ecosystem.
  • Zonal architectures have a hard challenge to keep the timing specifications that some legacy buses like FlexRay provide - creation of real-time concepts Appling part of the AVB and TSN standards will be part of the daily work.



What should you bring along?

  • University degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering / Information Technology, Telecommunications, or related field of study (Master or PhD).
  • C/C++ or embedded programming languages.
  • Knowledge in the area of Automotive Ethernet Communication.
  • Experience in defining In-Vehicle Networks and software interfaces within the automotive industry.
  • Semiconductor knowledge is a plus.
  • Business fluency in German and English.



You are motivated to contribute your own ideas and find new (technological) paths? Apply now!


Note: Please apply exclusively online via our career portal. Applications via other channels (esp. e-mail) cannot be considered.


What we offer?

  • Career development.
  • Flexible organisation of working times.
  • 30 days of holiday.
  • Attractive remuneration.
  • BMW & MINI promotions.
  • High Work-Life Balance.
  • Mobility offers.
  • And many other benefits – see bmw.jobs/benefits


At the BMW Group, we see diversity and inclusion in all its dimensions as a strength for our teams. Equal opportunities are a particular concern for us, and the equal treatment of applicants and employees is a fundamental principle of our corporate policy. That is why our recruiting decisions are also based on personality, experience and skills.

Find out more about diversity at the BMW Group at bmwgroup.jobs/diversity


Earliest starting date: from now on

Type of employment: unlimited
Working hours: fulltime


Charlotte Myllynen
BMW Group HR Team
+49 89 382-17001

Networking Engineer - Software Defined Vehicle

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