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RO_Bucharest_5-7 Dimitrie Pompei blvd
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Bucharest, Romania
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Regular - Permanent
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Description & Requirements

About the Role

In this Role you will be collaborating with other professionals to determine functional and non-functional requirements for new software or applications. Using tools and methodologies to create representations for functions and user interface of desired product, developing high-level product specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility.

Your Team

The SW Architect will report to the System Engineering Manager/Director and will typically be assigned to multiple projects. This position does not have any direct reports. 

What You Will Do

  • Develop and contribute in defining software design strategy for the area of responsibility (e.g. Project, Domain, BU ENG, Application).

  • Identify architectural constraints for the architectural level (project, domain, application) based on technical and organizational requirements and decompose them to architectural levels below.

  • Develop software architecture for the assigned architectural level fulfilling the architectural requirements.

  • Define, develop and verify all interfaces to related SW architectural elements are complete.

  • Describe, evaluate and verify dynamic behavior and interaction between the related SW architectural elements.

  • Analyze customer requirement and map them to existing architecture or extend the architecture starting from RFQ/RFI phase.

  • Analyze and address architectural relevant nonfunctional requirements.

  • Ensure traceability and consistency to system architecture and to software requirements.

What You Need

  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree in electrical, computer engineering or similar discipline.

  • Knowledge of process models (e.g. Automotive SPICE® especially SWE.2).

  • Experience in (embedded) Linux /Automotive

  • Proven technical leadership and ability to clearly communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.

  • Good knowledge and experience of Software Architecture.

  • Experience with design methods (e.g. UML or SysML) and modelling tools and languages.

  • Ability to document comprehensively and concisely, decision making and problem-solving ability.

  • The high-level grasp of the technology and ability to understand customer wishes and -make decisions, -communicate these decisions, and -control the technical direction of the project.

What is Nice to Have

  • Experience in AUTOSAR especially with AP is plus.

  • Knowledge of embedded software, system and understanding of Linux OS kernel and user space.

  • Knowledge of Automotive Functional Safety (ISO 26262) and Automotive Cyber-security (ISO 21434)

What Makes You Eligible

  • Be willing to travel up to 20%, domestic only OR domestic and international travel

What We Offer

  • Work in international teams with the biggest worldwide automotive customer

  • Attractive salary package

  • Training on the job and extensive technical trainings

  • Further career development opportunities

  • A great package of additional benefits, such as:

  • Flexible working time
  • Medical subscription
  • Free parking spaces
  • Meal tickets
  • Employee discounts on our HARMAN products (JBL, AKG, HARMAN Kardon)
  • Bookster account
  • Gym subscription, and much more...

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.