Hardware-related software development / basic software – Formula 1

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Neuburg a.d. Donau / Germany | Engine / Powertrain, Software Engineer
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Audi Formula Racing GmbH
Neuburg a.d. Donau / Germany
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Do you want to experience high performance and help design the future of motorsports? Then Audi is the right place for you. Sportiness is one of the core features of the Audi trademark – it’s in our genes, which have evolved over more than 25 years of successful participation in motorsports. It is the goal of Audi Formula Racing GmbH to engage in sustainable racing at the highest level worldwide and to give customers and fans a spectacular impression of the brand’s performance. Grab this chance and make your mark on our future sporting successes.

You will develop the hardware-related abstraction layers of our control units software and implement real-time operating systems on our control units, e.g. for the power inverter or the battery management system of our Formula 1 power unit.


Job Purpose/Role

  • Developing hardware-related basic software/firmware and hardware drivers for the target hardware
  • Developing software drivers under different operating systems on embedded systems (e.g. VxWorks, Linux Embedded)
  • Programming different micro-controller architectures
  • FGPA/SOC design and programming in VHDL and/or Verilog
  • Providing support with the integration of the application software for the target hardware


Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

  • Degree in computer science or electrical engineering or a comparable degree
  • Experience with the development of hardware-related software for embedded systems (e.g. ARM, Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC)
  • Knowledge of embedded system development including bare metal programming and via RTOS platforms (e.g. VxWorks, Linux Embedded)
  • Competence in using C/C++ and Matlab/Simulink is desirable
  • Strong implementation skills and a high level of motivation and personal initiative
  • Excellent team skills
  • Targeted, independent and structure working practices
  • Full professional proficiency in German or English and a willingness to learn a basic level in the corresponding other language are prerequisites


Additional information

This position is available immediately at Audi Formula Racing GmbH (neue Tochtergesellschaft) in Neuburg a. d. Donau. Generally all positions at Audi Formula Racing GmbH can be filled on a part-time basis. Applications must be submitted in electronic form via our job portal.

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