Software Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Pierburg GmbH
  • Neuss, Germany
  • 13/05/2022
Full time Data Engineering Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Job Description

employment type
full time
permanent employment

Full job description


  • Development of software functions for mechatronic systems in the programming language C
  • Development of the basic software consisting of a real-time operating system, memory management, LIN or CAN communication
  • Development of control and commutation algorithms for electric motors
  • Verification of the software functions and commissioning of the mechatronic products
  • Development of software according to V-model or Automotive SPICE
  • Automation of development processes with Python


  • Degree in electrical engineering, technical computer science or comparable course of study
  • Experience in the field of software development of embedded systems from the automotive environment
  • Very good knowledge of the programming language C (incl. MISRA), Python and hardware-related programming of microcontrollers
  • Good knowledge of the modeling language UML
  • Experience with tools Eclipse, Enterprise Architect, Subversion, Jira desirable
  • Knowledge of the communication protocols CAN, LIN, XCP, UDS, J1939 advantageous
  • Distinct analytical approach Willingness and flexibility
  • Pleasure in teamwork
  • Very good written and spoken English

At Rheinmetall, your strengths and experience are worth something. We also highly value diversity and equal opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application.


We offer you a creative, dynamic working environment in which you play a central role as an IT specialist. In order to meet the ever-increasing requirements in the areas of mobility and security, we need your know-how. As an employee in our company, you will benefit from a positive working atmosphere in which you can feel comfortable in the long term. Together with your motivated colleagues, you will work with us on new exciting and extraordinary technologies and products for global markets.
At our location in Neuss, we offer you:
  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fitness and health offers
  • Corporate benefits platform


The Sensors and Actuators division is synonymous with outstanding expertise in gas, thermal and fluid management applications in the mobility domain and industry.
Its five business units – Actuators, Automotive Emission Systems, Commercial Diesel Systems, Pump Technology, and Solenoid Valves – develop solutions for major challenges facing the automotive sector, including downsizing, reducing emissions and boosting efficiency, while simultaneously optimizing performance. The Pump Technology business unit combines top-notch system expertise with a wide spectrum of pumps for oil, vacuum and cooling systems destined for a full range of engine and cooling applications.

As an integrated technology group with more than 25,000 employees worldwide, the listed Rheinmetall AG stands for a strong, internationally successful company that operates in various markets with an innovative range of products and services. As a renowned development partner and direct supplier to the global automotive industry and a leading international systems provider for security technology, Rheinmetall draws on its high level of expertise in its basic technologies to address long-term megatrends, identify viable new markets with high growth potential and develop innovative solutions for a safe and liveable future. The focus on sustainability is an integral part of Rheinmetall's strategy. The company aims to achieve CO2 neutrality by 2035.