Continental Corporation SW Engineer (ES) in Guadalajara, Mexico

About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 215,000 employees in 55 countries. In the Powertrain Division we integrate innovative and efficient powertrain system solutions from today and tomorrow for vehicles of all categories. Within the vision of Clean Power, our products make driving not only more affordable and environmentally friendly, but also more comfortable and enjoyable. We offer our customers a comprehensive selection of products ranging from gasoline and diesel injection systems, turbochargers, engine management and transmission control systems to sensors and actuators. Exhaust aftertreatment, fuel supply systems as well as systems and components for hybrid and electric drives complete our portfolio. There are two main impulses for the advancement of drive technologies: Firstly, active climate protection, in particular the reduction of CO2 emissions and exhaust gases. And secondly, the increasing need for individual mobility, which results in various requirements for vehicles and drive systems. The Powertrain Division has more than 35,400 employees working at 54 locations in 19 countries.

Auto req ID 51042BR

Job Title SW Engineer (ES)

Country Mexico

Posting Location Guadalajara

Job Description


Our team is a group of highly qualified and energetic engineers with strong quality and customer orientation. We are a reliable partner that enables the OEMs to create clean and competitive engines worldwide. We are looking for a team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate has a solid technical background and leadership potential.

Core Responsibilities:

To act as technical lead and mentor for Junior Engineers.

To act as interface with customers and other groups in different locations.

To support planning and tracking of project activities.

To live the software development process either as individual contributor or as project lead.

To perform requirements engineering with inputs from external and internal customers and processes.

To support troubleshooting and root cause analysis

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

5+ Experience as Software Engineer, or Systems Engineer, or Test Engineer.

2+ Years of experience as Systems and/or Software Test Manager, Systems and/or Software Project Lead

Solid understanding of software development process and supporting tools

Solid understanding of Software & Systems Testing.

Solid understanding of Requirements Engineering.

4+ Years of hands on experience with C programming for embedded systems.

Solid understanding of microcontroller architectures

Solid software and hardware debugging skills

Good English and Spanish communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:


Power PC architecture, Freescale uC families, Lauterbach debugger, RTOS, CAN,

Flexible to play different roles, tolerant to stress situations, analytic thinking, team player.

Experience within Automotive Industry is a highly desirable.

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