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Senior C++ Engineer (Telematics team)

Career level
Middle (2-5 years), Senior (5-10 years)
Employment type
Full time
Spoken languages
English - Advanced
Number of vacancies

HARMAN---Garching-04-02-2019-153 (1)

Senior C++ Engineer

You might have heard of JBL or Harman/Kardon, some of the world’s leading audio brands. But do you know that HARMAN is also a leader in developing Car Infotainment Systems for premium automotive brands? 

If you are passionate about C++  & Linux and would like to put your mark in building the next generation cars, this opportunity might match your career goal. 

Position Summary: 
The Senior SW Engineer will be part of a team responsible for developing the software components for a Telematics team, with focus on System Domain.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Develop software components (C++/Linux)
  • Perform functional testing of developed source code, participate in code review sessions
  • Act according to the SW development standards of the automotive industry, in-car applications and software development processes
  • Provide root cause analysis for issues, fix these issues and verify effectiveness of given fixes for the software components delivered
  • Debug knowledge using GDB 
  • Analyze existing embedded software to add features, make modifications, fix bugs, and/or port to different platforms
  • Specify and implement unit tests for developed SW units
  • Test software designs and code at the unit and system level to ensure that all requirements are met and the highest software quality is achieved
  • Coordinates software development activities with software team leader
  • Works with the customer to further define requirements and to resolve issues in case of need 
  • May direct the work of 1-2 other engineers
  • Drive the development of complex tasks


    Basic Qualifications: 

    • At least 5+ years of experience as a software developer 
    • Solid knowledge of C++ 
    • Solid Linux expertise 
    • Knowledge in inter-process communication, threading, socket communication
    • Working knowledge of software development process
    • Good English communication skills both written and verbal

    • Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Experience with SomeIP, CAPI, TCP, UDP protocols.
    • Unified Modeling Language Knowledge 
    • Knowledge in agile software development methods (SCRUM, SAFe Agile)
    • Knowledge in one of these areas is very appreciated: 
    • Connectivity protocols (Ethernet,WiFi, Bluetooth, 3G/4G)
    •  SW update (RedBend expertise)
    •  System Functions (Diagnostics, DTCs)
    •  Security (secure boot, TEE, DEV/Sec mode switch)
    • Knowledge of how Linux Kernel works
    • Coordinate resources if required

      Our Offer:

      • Work in international teams with the biggest worldwide automotive customers
      • Attractive salary package
      • Training on the job and extensive technical training sessions
      • Further career development opportunities
      • State the art of a new office easily accessible by city transportation
      • A great package of additional benefits such as
      • Flexible working time
      • Medical subscription
      • Free parking spaces
      • Meal tickets
      • Employee discounts on our HARMAN products (JBL, HARMAN Kardon)
      • Bookster account
      • Gym subscription
      • Fruit days
      • and much more...