Manager Embedded Software Development (m/f/d)

Ph.D. / M.Sc. Electrical Engineering / Computer Science or Technology

We are smartmicro, leading specialist in high-performance automotive and traffic radar sensor technology. We design, develop and manufacture high-tech radar sensors for autonomous driving, intelligent traffic infrastructure and smart cities. Our mission is to make roads safer, enable autonomous driving in all-weather scenarios, optimize traffic flow for reduced travel times and enable greener, smarter cities. In this way, we want to make the future of mobility a reality.

Our portfolio of smart sensors ranges from high-end radar sensors over hybrid sensors (radar and camera) and multi-sensor fusion to complete smart city systems improving traffic flow and thus reducing pollution.


Your tasks:
  • You are responsible for the technical and disciplinary management of about 25 software developers in the following 8 groups:

          - Bare Metal Baseline Software, RF Enabling Software, Platform Enabling, Software Testing, O/S (Operation System), O/S Software, Dev Ops, Product Owner

  • In cooperation with the group leaders, you strengthen team bonding and spirit
  • But it's up to you to provide technical guidance, advice and motivation to the teams
  • It is important that you understand and ensure customer requirements and direct them to the application teams
  • In communication with your group leaders, you divide the projects and coordinate the tasks between the groups
  • You also develop the maintenance of the software testing process
  • To meet the defined time and targets, you must perform continuous quality checks
  • As manager you will be in close contact with the CEO and report to him
Your preferred background:
  • Successfully completed studies in the field of (electrical) engineering, computer science or technology
  • Deep understanding of embedded hardware and ability to write testable, robust embedded application software
  • Social and leadership skills coupled with a high degree of flexibility
  • Excellent communication skills, able to take on mentoring roles and organize feedback
  • Teamwork mindset
  • Strong experience in:
    • - Software technology, development methods, tools
    • - Embedded Linux
    • - Continuous integration and continuous delivery
    • - Software architecture
    • - Agile development  
  • Experience in the domain of systems with functional safety requirements
  • Fluent German and English language skills (both oral and written)
We offer:
  • Latest technology
  • Great working environment and a highly motivated team
  • Spacious offices and labs in very modern company buildings
  • Further training opportunities, openness for innovation
  • Flexible working hours and opportunities for mobile working
  • Permanent employment contract
  • Fitness training, corporate functions and much more on company expenses
  • Free charging of electric and hybrid electric vehicles


Become a part of our innovative company and work together with us to develop our leading technology in the field of radar and hybrid sensors.

Please send us your complete application documents exclusively by email at careers(at)

Either German or English applications are accepted.