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Continental Senior Staff Embedded Linux Software Engineer in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Senior Staff Embedded Linux Software Engineer

Auburn Hills, MI


Job Description


Continental Automotive is one of the largest automotive manufacturers in the world and a leader in automated driving. Through our pioneering technologies and services, we’re changing the future of mobility to make it more safe, smart, and sustainable. Our Auburn Hills, MI location is seeking an experienced Embedded Linux Software Engineer to join our Continental Engineering Services (CES) team. The ideal candidate has skills in embedded software architecture for various in-vehicle automotive electronics.

Are you ready to shape the future with us?


• Responsible for the software architecture, design, and implementation of Embedded Linux SW modules for products developed by CES.

• Develop, maintain and communicate software/system development content and timing for embedded automotive control modules.

• Provide support to application teams for identification of root causes for issues and corrective action plans.

• Participate in technical discussions (prepare / present responses) with customers.

• Contact between two more departments to facilitate and ensure appropriate exchange of knowledge

Additional Responsibilities:

• Assistance to quotes by creating the SW concept and effort estimations.

• Responsible for the development of new products and changes to existing products

• Provide technical leadership and mentor personnel within the department.


• Immediate Benefits

• Paid Time Off

• Tuition & Employee Discounts

• Annual Bonus

• Employer 401(k) Match

• And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!

Job Requirements


• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent

• 5 years of experience in embedded Linux development

• 5 years of experience with C or C++ programming

• 5 years of experience with bash scripting or equivalent

• Basic understanding of schematics

• Experience using measurement devices like multimeter, oscilloscope, etc.

• Must be willing to travel (approximately 20%) supporting internal and customer development trips.

*Continental is not able to pay relocation expenses for this opportunity.


• Experience in Linux kernel development

• Experience with Linux device driver development

• Experience in porting Linux to new CPU architectures

• Telematics experience (Qualcomm NADs is a plus)

• Knowledge of real-time operating systems

• Network protocols and cellular wireless technologies

• Experience with Automotive Electronic/Electromechanical Products

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About Continental

As an engineering and production partner, Continental Engineering Services (CES) develops customized solutions for technologically challenging tasks in automotive and industrial industries. Become a part of a strong team and help us ensure that future mobility becomes more user-friendly, drive-efficient, safe and comfortable.

Job Category



United States


Autonomous Mobility and Safety (AMS)

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