Continental Corporation System Hardware Engineer (m/f) Advanced Engineering in Berlin, Germany

About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 212,000 employees in 55 countries.

In the Powertrain Division we integrate innovative and efficient powertrain system solutions from today and tomorrow for vehicles of all categories.

Within the vision of Clean Power, our products make driving not only more affordable and environmentally friendly, but also more comfortable and enjoyable. We offer our customers a comprehensive selection of products ranging from gasoline and diesel injection systems, turbochargers, engine management and transmission control systems to sensors and actuators. Exhaust aftertreatment, fuel supply systems as well as systems and components for hybrid and electric drives complete our portfolio. There are two main impulses for the advancement of drive technologies: Firstly, active climate protection, in particular the reduction of CO2 emissions and exhaust gases. And secondly, the increasing need for individual mobility, which results in various requirements for vehicles and drive systems.

The Powertrain Division has more than 34,500 employees working at 54 locations in 19 countries.

Auto req ID 45384BR

Job Title System Hardware Engineer (m/f) Advanced Engineering

Country Germany

Posting Location Berlin

Job Description

  • System Hardware Engineer for e-Drive systems consist of different sub systems and components, e.g. Motor, power electronics, DC / DC converters, energy storage or combinations

  • Clarify HW system requirements with customers and suppliers in cooperation with internal stakeholders taking into account the concerns of functionality, quality, reliability/durability and manufacturing

  • Description of HW use cases, functional structures and behavioral descriptions

  • Plausibility check of the interaction of the individual components

  • Creation and description of HW system architecture and interfaces on a logical and technical level

  • Circuit design analog and digital taking into account of EMC requirements

  • Layout design and assessment

  • Design and commissioning of circuits on PCB level

  • Programming of hardware related software, e.g. base function of HW drivers

  • Support for system integration and failure analysis

  • Creation of functional specifications such as system specifications, block diagrams and interface descriptions at the HW system level

Job Requirements

  • University degree in electrical engineering, economics engineering, computer science, control engineering or similar

  • Several years of experience in automotive development and in design of e-Drive systems

  • Experience in the field of HW Development and Simulation, e.g. P-Spice, Zuken or Altium

  • Experience in electronic design for automotive applications, preferably for HEV / EV systems

  • Knowledge in the field software development

  • Good presentation skills are required

  • Very good English and German skills (written and spoken)

  • High level of communication and the ability to work in a team

  • High quality orientation

Contact Name Silke Wohlrab

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