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Software Development Ulm 21.11.2022

Principal Engineer - Software Platform Autonomous Driving (f/m/x)

At BMW Car IT, a wholly owned subsidiary of BMW AG, we live and breathe software. We design and implement embedded software for the electronic control units of the BMW cars as well as related tools and frameworks.


We design and implement embedded software for the electronic control units of the BMW cars as well as related tools and frameworks. In an international working environment, you create the Software Platform to enable driver assistance software functionality for the future generation of cars of the BMW Group.


What awaits you?

  • You start with system requirements and break them down to software platform requirements like life cycle, system resources, the feature set, resource budgets, etc.
  • You sketch the concepts and the ideas, design and evaluate your solution, and finally implement and test the software including verification in simulations and on the target hardware.
  • The requirements elicitation, design, implementation, integration and testing of a modern software platform will be one of your tasks.
  • You coordinate new features and changes on the system architecture.
  • You are responsible for cross cutting (quality) requirements like the overall performance, security and safety aspects of the software plaftorm.


What should you bring along?

  • University degree in Computer Sciences or related subjects.
  • Strong expertise in embedded software engineering with C++ in Linux based embedded systems.
  • Strong knowledge in one or more of the following fields: system design, network technologies and configuration, real time systems, functional safety.
  • Expertise in software integration techniques and CI (build & automation tools, e.g. Bazel, Python).
  • Expertise in Adaptive AUTOSAR or a similar middleware is an advantage.
  • Fluent English for professional use, good German is a plus.


You enjoy working in an international team and are passionate about autonomous Driving? Apply now!


What do we offer in Ulm?

  • Company car option.
  • English speaking teams in an intercultural setting.
  • Flexible organization of working times & mobile work arrangements.
  • High Work-Life Balance.
  • Career development & continuous personal qualification.
  • Relocation Services for our new employees.


Earliest starting date: from now on

Type of employment: unlimited
Working hours: Full-time


Tamara Vuckovic
BMW Group Recruiting Team
+49 89 382-17001

Principal Engineer - Software Platform Autonomous Driving (f/m/x)

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