Job Openings Embedded Software Engineer (d/m/w) High Performance Algorithms

About the job Embedded Software Engineer (d/m/w) High Performance Algorithms


The company you would be working for is an established global technology leader for LiDAR sensors, with associated products and software tools, in the field of autonomous driving. It aims to contribute to society and make vehicles a cooperative partner. They are striving for more. They want to reinvent mobility! Day after day, the employees of the company use all their know-how, innovative strength and passion to realise this goal.


  • Together with you, we bring LiDAR sensor systems into series production. As 'Embedded Software Developer (f/m/d): High Performance Algorithms' you will work closely with our algorithm developers (d/m/w) and ensure that our software meets all performance requirements in a complex multi-core runtime environment with specialised hardware accelerators.
  • Development/evaluation of algorithms for processing laser scanner (LiDAR) data on embedded hardware
  • Optimisation of performance-critical algorithms on specialised hardware accelerators such as DSPs or GPUs
  • Design and improvement of software architectures with regard to resource requirements and utilisation on the target platforms
  • Supporting our algorithm developers in porting software modules to target platforms and ensuring compliance with performance requirements
  • Analysing new hardware technologies in relation to different requirement scenarios.


  • A successfully completed degree in computer science, mathematics, electrical engineering or a comparable qualification.
  • Practical programming experience with C/C++ in embedded and runtime-critical multi-core systems
  • Experience with analysis tools and debugging code on embedded hardware is an advantage
  • High motivation in the field of algorithm optimisation in embedded multi-core runtime environments and hardware accelerators (DSP, GPU)
  • Very good English 
  • Willingness to learn German
  • In addition to your professional qualifications, the position requires the ability to work in a team, good communication and analytical skills, assertiveness and discipline. An independent, self-reliant and solution-oriented approach to work rounds off your profile.


  • Work life balance
  • Opportunity to work on cutting edge technologies
  • Home office flexibility 
  • Career growth opportunity
  • Cultural diversity 
  • Chance to work and live in Hamburg