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Job ID: JR0007651
Job Category: Engineering Support
Primary Location: Munich, DE
Other Locations: Germany, Karlsruhe;
Job Type: Experienced Hire

Automotive SW Architect

Job Description

The Automotive Software Architect is responsible for the creation of vehicle level software systems architecture design and associated architectural standards. This position cascades the architecture for implementation to the product development team.

The Embedded Software Systems Architect works to insure compliance to standards.

Your responsibilities will include but are not be limited to:

Interact with multiple technologists in the company and within the industry as well as between developers and project managers to evaluate feasibility of requirements and determine priorities for development.

Understand all requirement sources customer, vehicle, regulatory, etc. as inputs for developing vehicle level software architecture.

High understanding and relevant technical experience with both system and software architecture design.

Provide technical leadership and decision making to the product software development teams for software systems related matters.

Supports the selection of appropriate design solutions, considers hardware and software design spaces when developing recommended architectural solutions. Define, develop and maintain system architectural standards companywide. Perform pathfinding and surveys technologies.

The SW Architect will: Work with Marketing and Systems Architecture to define the PRD-level requirements and trace to MRD requirements.

Decompose PRD requirements into SW Architecture with component-level SW requirements traced to PRD requirements.

Deliver the PRD Deliver the SW Architecture Spec Deliver the SRS.

The SW architect is the technical authority for all the product software they are the go-to SW technical person.

They have a deep technical understanding of the software and will make recommendations and decisions on the SW implementation.

They will work with other organizations across Intel to develop unified SW architectures and define SW interfaces.

They will work with the SW Lead to provide guidance on SW implementation, Allocation of requirements to particular releases, etc.

They will work with other SW Architects to ensure that unified design approaches and commonality of software is maintained across ASG programs.


Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or similar technical discipline At the BS level, a minimum of 9 years, at the MS level, 7 years and at the PhD level, 4 years of software architecture experience.
Proven track record as a product architect having driven transformation projects.
Strong programming and analytic skills with C++ on Linux or RTOS's.
Strong experience in designing and developing networking systems with knowledge of networking concepts.
Knowledge of computer security applications firewall, anti-virus, IPS, anti-malware, etc.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with virtualization technologies.
Experience/knowledge of software defined networking and network function virtualization Experiences with UML, SysML modelling and associated tools e.g.
Enterprise Architect, MagicDraw, Rhapsody.
Experience in In-Vehicle Systems.
Specific knowledge in one or multiple areas out of Audio/DSP, Security, Functional Safety, RTOS, Embedded Linux, Car Network CAN, Flexray, LIN, Ethernet protocol s TCP\IP, RPC, GPB, Android Experience in multi-core Software Architecture Design.
Experience with Requirements Management using tools like DOORS Ability to utilize both technical and leadership experience.
Strong analytical skills.
Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.
Experience with automotive software modeling tools and software architectures and standards e.g. AUTOSAR, Genivi, etc. and with Automotive SPICE, CMM, or other software development process models.
Communication skills in German is a plus.

Inside this Business Group

Employees of the Internet of Things Solutions Group (IOTG) have an exciting opportunity before them: To grow Intel's leadership position in the rapidly evolving IoT market by delivering the best silicon, software and services that meet a wide range of customer requirements - from Intel® Xeon® to Intel® Quark®. The group, a fresh, dynamic collaboration between Intel's Intelligent Solutions Group and Wind River Systems, utilizes assets from across all of Intel in such areas as industrial automation, retail, automobiles and aerospace. The IOTG team is dedicated to helping Intel drive the next major growth inflection through productivity and new business models that are emerging as a result of IoT.

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Germany, Karlsruhe;

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