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Software Test Engineer (m/f/d) – Auburn Hills, MI, USA

Full Time
Auburn Hills, MI, USA
Posted 2 months ago

Through our pioneering technologies and services, we’re changing the future of mobility to make it more safe, smart, and sustainable. 

Are you ready to shape the future with us?

Continental Engineering Services (CES) is seeking a Software Test Engineer to support exciting products for traditional OEMs, start-ups, power sports and high-end electrical vehicles with software & system engineering activities for the CES DAAD (Driver Assistance & Automated Driving) Segment at Our Auburn Hills, MI location.

Your tasks


  • The development and testing of software products delivered by CES such as radars, cameras and lidars.
  • Embedded software development, implementation and testing for 8,16- and 32-bit microcontrollers
  • Development of active safety features such as Lane Keep Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Cross Traffic Alert, etc.
  • Review of requirements and analysis for implementation
  • Root cause analysis, issue tracking, corrective action plans and debugging reported customer problems.
  • Software development for prototype demo builds, electric vehicles and DAAD products.
  • Work with various communication protocols like CAN, LIN, I2C, SPI and UART
  • Assistance with other tasks as needed and determined by Management


  • Development of new products and changes to existing products for automotive and non-automotive markets such as Motorcycles, Drones, Semi Trucks, Electric Vehicles, etc.
  • Provide support to application team for identification of root cause for issues and corrective action plans
  • The ideal candidate is disciplined, and can work independently and within a team environment
  • Ensure all aspects of production processes for software and calibration programming are properly verified and validated.

Your Profile


  • Bachelor’s degree in: Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience in software development; including internships
  • Proficient in C-programming
  • Understanding of 8 – 32-bit microprocessors
  • Basic/Good debugging skills
  • Basic understanding of electrical schematics
  • Understanding of Automotive Electronic/Electromechanical Products.
  • Good communication skills with internal & external customers
  • Must be willing to travel (approx 10%) supporting internal and customer development trips
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
  • Continental is not able to pay relocation expenses for this opportunity.


  • 2 years of experience in software development and degree preferred.
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Why you should apply
  • Hybrid Job – You work both mobile and on the company site
  • 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!

What we offer

  • Excellent transport connections to our location in 1200 Vienna (Traisengasse)
  • Multifaceted tasks
  • Attractive working environment in a successful and international corporation
  • Great work atmosphere
  • Active collaboration within an international team
  • The opportunity to work in an innovative, dynamic and future-oriented environment
  • Benefits such as food subsidy, in-house canteen, Job Ticket (transport promotion), company physician, flextime, sports activities, etc.


EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to or contact US Recruiting at 248.393.5566. This telephone line and email address are reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not call about the status of your job application, if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a call back.


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