Staff Software Engineer C++ - Intelligent Data Aggregation (m/f/d) at CARIAD (Wolfsburg, Germany)

Staff Software Engineer C++ - Intelligent Data Aggregation (m/f/d) at CARIAD (Wolfsburg, Germany)

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Location: Wolfsburg, Germany
Type: Full Time
Created: 2022-02-15 05:00:30

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We are CARIAD, an automotive software company and part of the Volkswagen Group. Our mission is to make the automotive experience safer, more sustainable, more comfortable, more digital, and more fun. Soon, we'll be a team of more than 5,000 software developers and engineers, building the leading tech stack for the automotive industry and creating a unified software platform for over 10 million new vehicles per year. Were looking for talented, digital minds like you to help us create code that moves the world. Together with you, well build outstanding digital experiences and products for all Volkswagen Group brands that will transform mobility. Join us as we shape the future of the car and everyone around it


BigLoop & Advanced Systems is a division of CARIAD SE that holds the E2E responsibility for unifying all activities across domains to accelerate VW Groups shift towards data driven development (D3). The overarching goal is to build one holistic data system, which encompasses existing systems across domains as well as brands within the VW Group. We adopt a development practice of DevOps and SRE while constructing CARIAD SE's next-gen big-data system. Our multi-national team of engineers is leveraging computer vision, big data, simulations, and high-performance computing to design our own software system for CARIADs customer features, such as autonomous driving. We invite you to join us as we tackle complex real-life scenarios and develop tomorrows software and hardware mobility solutions.The qualified candidate will perform his/her magic and inject his/her entrepreneurial spirit into a new team by actively contributing to the exploration of unchartered territory and integrating the team into a large-scale organization. Therefore, this position is best suited for high achievers who love to champion new ideas and challenge the status-quo.


  • Design and implement scalable software architecture (embedded and HPC) using modern concepts and design patterns
  • Set the standards within the team for SOLID design principles and test-driven development
  • Design software stacks for the next generation in-vehicle engineering system and in-vehicle intelligent data aggregation system
  • Work with a growing team of machine learning experts and software developers to develop novel solutions to challenging problems


  • Minimum qualification:
    • MSc in computer science, robotics, physics, engineering, numerical modeling or a related subject with outstanding grades
    • 5+ years of experience in high-performance object-oriented software design
    • 5+ years of experience as a tech lead, significantly contributing in overarching system design and SW architecture matters
    • 3+ years of experience writing highly efficient parallel software (SIMD, thread parallel, distributed memory parallel, manycore hardware e.g. GPUs)
    • Solid understanding of inter- and intraconnect technologies
    • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Preferred qualification:
    • PhD and relevant publications and/or patents
    • 7+ years of relevant industry experience
    • Prior experience with autonomous driving, sensor fusion or computer vision
    • Experience in data analysis and optimizing deep net performance
    • Knowledge of Python and deep learning frameworks (e.g. PyTorch, Tensorflow)


  • 40-hour weeks
  • Remote / mobile work
  • Company pension plan
  • Annual professional development