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IT Project Management Munich 20.10.2022

Project Lead for the IO-Controller - Head Unit Program (f/m/x)



More than 90% of automotive innovations are based on electronics and software. That's why creative freedom and lateral thinking are so important in the pursuit of truly new solutions. Naturally, this includes flexible working models, so that our IT specialists are free to go in unconventional directions. 


We are looking for a project lead for the real-time operating system within the BMW head unit program.


What awaits you?

  • You are responsible for the delivery of the IO-controller Software according to functional, quality and timeline requirements.
  • Additionally, you are responsible for technically correct implementation and integration of the RTOS SW stack on the IO-Controller within the head-unit platform.
  • Therefore, you are in regular contact with the project leads of all functional domains requiring RTOS implementations (Display & Graphics Infrastructure, Network, Lifecycle & Power management, Log & Trace, Health, System Functions).
  • Your product enables safety relevant applications such as displaying instrument cluster information. The IO controller connects the head unit via CAN to the vehicle board net and various displays via APIX.
  • You are part of an international head unit development team working across multiple companies.
  • You report to the overall BMW Head unit Software project lead.


What should you bring along?

  • University degree in electrical engineering, software/IT, sciences or a comparable qualification.
  • At least 5 years work experience in developing commercial software solutions.
  • Experience with embedded RTOS software development, either on system or on applicational level.
  • Strong background with real-time operating systems such as Autosar/QNX.
  • Strong knowledge of automotive software development processes (esp. integration and defect work).
  • Experience in supplier management and willingness for occasional travel (max. 10%).
  • Business-fluent English and good German.


You address your own ideas and go new technological ways courageously and motivated? - Apply now!


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


What do we offer?

  • 30 days of holiday.
  • Attractive remuneration.
  • BMW & MINI promotions.
  • Career development.
  • Flexible organisation of working times.
  • 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: Full-time


Tamara Vuckovic

BMW Group Recruiting Team
+49 89 382-17001

Project Lead for the IO-Controller - Head Unit Program (f/m/x)

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