Continental Corporation Software Platform Local Contact (BS) in Guadalajara, Mexico

About Continental With sales of €40.5 billion in 2016, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 230,000 employees in 56 countries. Information management in and beyond the vehicle is at the very heart of the Interior division. The product portfolio for different types of vehicles includes: instrument clusters, multifunctional and head-up displays, control units, access control and tire-information systems, radios, infotainment systems, input devices, control panels, climate control units, software, cockpits as well as services and solutions for telematics and Intelligent Transportation Systems. The Interior division employs more than 43,000 people worldwide and generated sales of approximately €8.3 billion in 2016.

Auto req ID 82123BR

Job Title Software Platform Local Contact (BS)

Country Mexico

Posting Location Guadalajara

Job Description


An embedded software engineer which will be responsible for analyzing requirements, integrating and verifying software functionalities in a real­time embedded environment, for various electronic control units in I BS (Body Control Modules, Light Drive Modules, Power closure/Seat Control Modules, Key fobs, RF receivers).

Will use established processes, methods and tools, while becoming an active participant in interdisciplinary, multi­location teams for a business unit (I BS) with mature technologies, know­how and a strong focus on quality.

Participates actively in the configuration, integration and testing of top of the technology in the automotive industry such as AUTOSAR, DMA, Multi­core, Ethernet and Cyber­security.

Additional responsibilities

Technical interface to local customer project (entry point to the Software Platform team) and high interaction with

Technical Project Leaders, Software Technical Project Leader, Architects and developers

Participates actively in the Software Platform Local Contact world wide community for problem and solution sharing

Integrates and configures the Software Platform modules for the customer projects

Responsible for delivering a working and tested Software Platform on the project Hardware sample

Basic Qualifications

B.S. in Electrical Engineering or B.S. in Software Engineering or similar, Excellent knowledge of embedded software development and automotive technologies (e.g. operating systems) Excellent knowledge of C language, Good knowledge of software development tools and software development processes, Good knowledge of microcontroller technology.

Analytical skills for technical problems, Proactive and collaborative attitude, Planning and organization skills,

Communication skills.Good language skills (English – required), Understanding of the customers and users needs and problems.

Good Microcontroller architecture background

Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications

· Knowledge in configuration and change management tools

· Automotive embedded SW experience

Contact Name Raquel Aguilar

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