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Senior Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Location: Schwaig-Oberding, Bayern, Deutschland
Job ID: R0004422
Date Posted: Jan 28, 2022
Segment: Smart Life
Business Unit: Hitachi Automotive
Company Name: Hitachi Astemo Europe GmbH
Profession (Job Category): IT, Telecom & Internet
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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We are part of Hitachi Astemo focusing on world-leading advanced mobility solutions within the fields of electrification, autonomous driving, and connectivity to help reduce environmental damage, decrease traffic accidents, and improve comfort. Together, we contribute to a sustainable society and improved quality of life by providing mobility solutions that satisfy our customers and form the future core of automotive and motorcycle systems. Our people are at the heart of achieving these goals, and we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

We recruit and develop people from diverse backgrounds who can bring their skills and experience to our organization and make us even more effective.  Own the Future and become a part of the team and join our organization our team in Schwaig-Oberding (near Munich Airport).

Senior Software Engineer (m/f/d)

In this position you are responsible for the development of inverter (Powertrain Electronics) as part of the electrical drivetrain in passenger cars and Product development support in optimization of customized inverter for electric drivetrain (software side).  

Your core responsibilities include:

  • Be part of an Inverter development team on a technical SW expert level, responsible for inverter control algorithms (functionality), including specifying CAN and Flex ray commands and architecture
  • Acting as point of contact for customers, customizing products (in terms of software) to their requirements, providing technical discussions and software-related solutions.
  • Define control software and data bus interface (communication protocols and content)
  • Discussions with customers on a technical level regarding power electronics for control and introduction of data vehicle drive system communication and presentation of results to the customer
  • Specify and execute SW tests before release, on HILS and E-Motor Test bench.
  • Analysis of test and validation results and definition of development action
  • Support customer vehicle test regarding Power Electronic component

Profile and Qualifications:

  • Degree of electrical Engineering, informatics, or software engineering
  • 5 years working experience with at least 3 years as Engineer in software engineering in the field of power electronic is preferred, experience in debugging of Software
  • Strong background in control (algorithms) and data bus processing for mobile application
  • Strong experience in inverter SW topology, electrical device, and control of electric machines in design and configuration of CAN and Flex ray data busses
  • Technical expertise and knowledge in customized product development projects, business knowledge for the Automotive section
  • English (required) or foreign language skills, good communication and presentation skills, cross-cultural experience, computer skills (PowerPoint, Excel, MS Word, limited CAD)
  • Cross-cultural team player, service-minded, expectation management skills

Why Hitachi Astemo?

At Hitachi Astemo, Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit are practiced values – we respect each other, never pass the buck and work creatively to accomplish our mission. Our people are given exciting opportunities to develop and grow in a truly international business, where they are proud to be part of a collaborative and innovative team. Diversity & Inclusion is valued to build and leverage an inclusive work environment and embrace diversity to unlock our full potential. We believe that this will give us the strength to drive great innovations to create new values for people, vehicles and the society, and to unlock our full potential to become a global leader in everything we do. 

Sound Interesting? Then we would like to get to know you. Apply online via our career site - we look forward to receiving your application!

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