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Bangalore, India
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Description & Requirements

About the Role

You are a passionate Software Architecture professional, who is enthusiastic about automotive electronics and wants to define the future E/E Systems and in-cabin user experience.

As Principal E/E Software Architect, you are an expert in the full vehicle E/E Software system, and you have a good high-level understanding of all domains. In our E/E Architecture Lab, you will drive the analysis of E/E Software architecture trends and technologies across global markets, key customers, and suppliers. With your peer software architects, you will design future vehicle E/E Software architecture and product concepts. For our SW architectures you will also cover the Chassis/Powertrain/Body/SOA domains in collaboration with our product lines and system integration teams on combining our automotive product portfolio into a seamless user experience deployed in the HARMAN AutoOne product engineering car fleet.

What You Will Do

  • Full vehicle E/E Software architecture SME analysing future Software architecture trends and developing technology roadmaps and product concepts. 
  • Software architect for Chassis/Powertrain/Body/SOA domains  
  • Collaborate with product line SMEs, customers, and suppliers and analyse, identify, and establish industry benchmark E/E Software architecture design principles and best practices.
  • Develop innovative E/E – and Chassis/Powertrain/Body/SOA domain software architecture for the HARMAN Auto One reference car in close collaboration with the product line architects and the E/E Architecture Lab domain architects.
  • Support technology partner and M&A analysis  

What You Need

  • Master’s degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or comparable experience
  • Strong background (8 years) in automotive software architecture and in Chassis/Powertrain/Body/SOA domains
  • Core expertise in all E/E Software architecture domains and its cross interactions including vehicle-level system partitioning, vehicle function allocations and system integration
  • Technical leadership skills and the ability to motivate and inspire people
  • Good understanding of standards – ISO26262, ISO21434
  • Experience in UML and respective tooling
  • Experience in operating systems like Android, Linux, QNX, AUTOSAR etc.
  • Understanding of Automotive service-oriented architectures (SoA) like SOME/IP, DDS etc.
  • Understanding of integrating spatial and temporal isolated Chassis, Powertrain, and Body domain applications
  • Understanding of automotive in-vehicle network interfaces like Ethernet, CAN, LIN, etc. and sensor interfaces like PSI-5, SENT etc.
  • Understanding of automotive sensors and actuators in the Chassis, Powertrain and Body domain
  • Understanding of Classic and Adaptive AUTOSAR, safety island, model-based application development (MATLAB, Rhapsody, etc.), Signal to Service
  • Experience developing ASIL safety concepts and decomposition

What is Nice to Have

  • Experience in executing projects, product innovation and good understanding of product management.
  • Automotive production software development experience and strong programming skills in C/C++
  • Experience in Hands-on in vehicle-level System Integration

What Makes You Eligible

  • Willingness to travel up to 20%, domestic and international travel.
  • Be willing to work in an office or home office in Bangalore

What We Offer

  • Flexible work environment, allowing for full-time remote work globally for positions that can be performed outside a HARMAN or customer location
  • Access to employee discounts on world-class Harman and Samsung products (JBL, HARMAN Kardon, AKG, etc.)
  • Extensive training opportunities through our own HARMAN University
  • Competitive wellness benefits
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Access to HARMAN Campus Fitness Center and Cafeteria
  • An inclusive and diverse work environment that fosters and encourages professional and personal development

HARMAN is proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.