Vehicle Integration Engineer

Hardware Engineering – Vehicle Operations
We are AID GmbH: 
AID-Autonomous Intelligent Driving is bringing together the world’s top software, roboticists and AI talent to ignite a human centered revolution in autonomous driving. By understanding the human challenges as well as the engineering ones, the technology we are testing today on the streets of Munich will become the backbone of a universal self-driving system – capable of improving life in urban environments for billions of people. With the agility of a start-up and the support of Audi (VW Group), AID is free to craft an autonomous world that works for everyone – from manufacturers to passengers to city planners to pedestrians. For us, the future isn’t about merely making vehicles more autonomous, it’s about making people more autonomous.

About the Hardware Team
In our Team, we develop all the hardware-related components and the essential platform to enable the functionality of self-driving cars. From idea to integration into vehicles, our team is responsible for Sensor Technologies and high-performance embedded computing, including the necessary environment, positioning and calibration.

About the Job:

    • Hands-on integration of HW and SW component in cars and HILs
    • Validate the self-driving-system  
    • Troubleshoot bugs and errors from system to module level
    • Take technical responsibility for prototypes cars and even small car fleets
    • Define and build quality gates for releasing a component in the vehicle
    • Build diagnostic software tools and automated dashboards to accelerate troubleshooting
    • Educate other engineers on typical failure modes, how to diagnose them and how to fix them
    • Build up dedicated test environments to stress the system and replicate errors
    • Basic programming/ scripting of manipulators and gateways in programming languages such as C++, C, Python or proprietary automotive languages (e.g. CAPL) to automize deployment and maintenance

About You - Minimum Qualification:

    • Strong system understanding – interaction between hardware (sensors, actuators, cabling/wiring, ECUs) and low level software
    • Previous practical exposure to electronical automotive activities
    • Practical knowledge of automotive networking systems (CAN, Flexray, Ethernet) from simulation of components to the physical layer
    • Experience with standard automotive debugging toolset (e.g. VECTOR toolset, Wireshark, oscilloscope, etc.)
    • Basic programming skills with C, C++, Python
    • Strong analytical thinking and passion for investigation
    • Hands on, self-motivated, driven team player, who is excited to work in a new automotive startup company
    • Innovative thinker and a positive attitude to solve cross domain problems 
    • Fluent English skills are mandatory

Preferred Qualification:

    • Experiences with electrical High Voltage vehicles 
    • Knowledge of Linux and POSIX Interfaces
    • Experiences with integrating software in distributed ECU environment 
Life at AID GmbH: 
Our state-of-the-art offices are in the heart of beautiful Munich. We’re an agile, creative and dynamic start-up with people, innovation and teamwork at the core of our values. We reward our employees with excellent salary and benefits packages including, on-site language courses, mobile phone, subsidized lunches in the company bistro, subsidized gym membership, social events, BBQ’s and much more.
We value diversity and as an equal opportunities employer we encourage applications from all suitably qualified individuals. AID is a multicultural organization with employees from over 40 different countries, as such we provide visa and relocation support to all new employees. As an organization our primary business language is English, so where possible please provide a copy of your resume in English.
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