Software architect (m/f/d)

Software architect (m/f/d)

Job ID:  21408

Toulouse, FR


Our Engineering Department is looking for an Embedded Basic Software Architect.


Vitesco Technologies is a leading international tier 1 automotive supplier specialized in drivetrain and powertrain technologies. We provide solutions to today's energy transition to electrical mobility, and we are also a key player in another revolution of the automotive industry called the Software-Defined Vehicle, which aims at increasing the added-value and flexibility of its embedded software.


Your Mission 

After a complete training period and as a team member of the Front Loading Architecture team in France, you will be involved in the design of pioneering architecture concepts based on the long-term vision (next 5-7 years) of the Advanced Architecture team. 

You will cooperate as architect referent with Basic Software feature teams in general, including Cyber-security, Over-The-Air reprogramming, Boot and Software Industrialization. You will also work in team on the Virtualization of micro-controller resources & multi-core hard-real-time embedded application through Hypervisors and Virtual Machines.

Your mature concepts will be further used in our customer projects, in which he/she will support for their roll-out and solving architectural issues on a daily basis.


Your Activities

  • Design architecture concepts
  • Cooperate with worldwide colleagues
  • Communicate & partner with software suppliers
  • Implement concepts through prototypes, and test them on bench
  • Specify and review requirements for our concepts and tools
  • Participate to continuous improvement of our Architecture framework
  • Write documentations and guidelines for our solutions
  • Generate generic SW Architecture test plans related to all levels of the “V” cycle, including module integration and functional tests
  • Share our knowledge through trainings to users’ communities
  • Ensure the roll-out of our solutions to customer projects
  • Lead trouble shooting / investigation activities for customer projects
  • Act as a specialist with customers and promote our solutions externally


Your Technical skills

  • Engineering or PhD degree in the field of Embedded Software, Software, Electronic
  • Experience in Multi-core/real-time/embedded SW or architecture development
  • Good level in C language for SW development
  • Micro-controller knowledge
  • Strong knowledge in AUTOSAR appreciated
  • Debugger tools (e.g., Lauterbach …)
  • Good level in scripting language for tool development (appreciated)
  • Knowledge about industrialization is a plus
  • Knowledge in SW Process, V-Cycle and Agile methods is a plus
  • Experience to deal with standards (e.g., for Automotive: ISO26262, MISRA, ASPICE, Cyber-security…)


Your Soft Skills:

  • Lead technical topics in dedicated workgroups
  • Autonomy, collaborative work, curiosity
  • Advanced team working and ability to find technical compromise within international team
  • Pedagogical skills to share and synthesize knowledge
  • Fluent French, English. German is a plus

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 drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product range includes electrified drivetrain systems, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust -gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2021, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of €8.3 billion and employs around 37,000 employees at about 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.