Software Application Engineer

Software Application Engineer

Job ID:  10101

Shanghai, CN

Job description

  • Disciplinary management of a team of employees from the system / software area for power-electronics products (e.g. HV inverter, 48V inverter, HV DCDC, OBC, TCU, Actuator) in Shanghai
  • Planning of personnel requirements and provision of resources for projects
  • Recruiting processes and personnel selection in the responsible group
  • Plan and deploy employees according to their tasks and suitability as well as actively promote technical and professional training and development and implement them in accordance with the personnel development processes
  • Technical examination and review of work results in the system and software area
  • Responsibility for compliance with specifications from applicable development processes and standards in the team
  • Reporting and continuous optimization and improvement of the processes in the organizational unit, including the interfaces to the projects and development disciplines of the segment and to other partners in relevant departments
  • Review of compliance with specifications and planning of the projects responsible, reporting to the responsible management and initiating corrective measures in the event of deviations
  • Participation in projects and in particular acquisitions in the high-voltage electronics segment
  • Support in defining the segment's strategy and products as well as accompanying relevant pre-development projects outside of one's own segment
  • Interdisciplinary and cross-departmental collaboration with colleagues from systems, hardware, software and test

Required qualifications 

  • Successfully completed studies in the field of electrical engineering, automation technology, engineering, computer science, etc.
  • Strong analytical thinking skills and systematic way of working without losing sight of the essentials
  • At least 10 years of professional experience in the field of systems and / or software engineering in the development of automotive electronics components. Desirable: Experience with high-voltage components
  • At least 5 years of leadership experience in managing team, projects
  • Experience in creating system and software work products such as Software components, system and software requirements, system architectures and the associated project management
  • Willingness to familiarize yourself with complex subject areas
  • Independent and goal-oriented way of working and pronounced communication skills and confident demeanor
  • Proficient in English

Desirable qualifications  

  • Experience in the embedded and automotive environment
  • Expertise in the areas of hybrid / electric vehicles, electric drives, security and monitoring concepts
  • Good knowledge of project management
  • Good knowledge of leadership
  • Intercultural experience is an advantage
  • Initiative - analytical skills - result orientation - organizational skills - Quality orientation - communication skills - teamwork skills - coaching and Mentoring - customer orientation - motivation and enthusiasm
  • IT skills: DOORS, GIT, programming languages, MATLAB/ Simulink, MS Project & Office

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2020, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of around 8 billion Euros and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.