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DE_Garching_Parkring 1-5
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Garching, Germany
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Regular - Permanent
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Description & Requirements

About the role:

You are a passionate Systems Engineering professional, who is enthusiastic about Automotive electronics and wants to define future ADAS/AD systems and in-cabin user experience.

As Principal System Engineer within the ADAS LAB, you are an expert on ADAS/AD systems, and you have a proficient high-level understanding of all relevant neighboring domains. In our ADAS Lab, you will develop system definitions, derive system requirements, and execute system analyses. With your peers within the Design, Architecture & Validation Concepts team, you will design scalable, market- and segment-specific ADAS integration concepts for different controller families comprising the full spectrum from system definition to manufacturing impact.

What You Will Do

  • Develop stakeholder compliant system definitions, derive system requirements, and jointly execute system level analyses with relevant SMEs (Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment, system performance, bus load estimations, etc.).
  • Ensure all relevant stakeholder needs & requirements (e.g., from market, customer, supplier, regulation, consumer protection standpoint, etc.) are considered.
  • Ensure system definition is modular, reusable, testable and consistent with applicable industry standards & best practices.
  • Collaborate with SMEs, customers, partners, and suppliers to design ADAS/AD systems for Infotainment Domain Controller with ADAS capabilities up to central compute units. 
  • Support technology and partnership scouting as well as technical due diligence.

What You Need

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or comparable experience.
  • 5 years hands-on experience in system design incl. Functional Safety of real-time and safety critical ADAS/AD systems (Highway Assist, Traffic Jam Pilot/Highway Pilot, Automated Parking Assist, etc.) in OEM programs.
  • Core expertise in ADAS/AD driving automation features descriptions, system context definitions, and system integration as well as its interactions with all others relevant domains.
  • Good understanding of Functional Safety (ISO26262), Safety of the intended Functionality (ISO21448) and Cybersecurity (ISO21434).
  • Good understanding of regulatory (e.g.; GSR, UNECE, etc.) & consumer protection frameworks (e.g.; E-NCAP, C-NCAP, etc.), relevant standards and upcoming amendments.
  • Advanced understanding of model-based systems engineering, SysML, and respective tooling as well as of ADAS/AD sensors for ego and environmental sensing, ADAS/AD actuators for vehicle control and of technology and trends (e.g., L3/L4 systems) inside the system domain.

What We Offer

  • HARMAN offers a diverse and inclusive work environment that fosters and encourages career development opportunities, professional training and competitive market base compensation
  • You will also receive top-notch employee discounts on Harman’s Consumer Audio (JBL, AKG, HARMAN Kardon) and Samsung products
  • Flexible work schedule with a culture encouraging work life integration and collaboration in a global friendly working atmosphere and good work-life-balance
  • Attractive salary package based on the Metall & Elektro Tarif Baden Wurttemberg and an Employer contribution towards a company pension plan
  • Professional development opportunities through HARMAN University’s business and leadership academies which also includes extensive technical trainings
  • Internal talent management leadership acceleration programs
  • “Be Brilliant” employee recognition and rewards program

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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.