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Student - Engineering Software

Job Number:  66698
Group:  Magna Electronics
Division:  Magna Electronics Auburn Hills
Job Type:  Student

Novi, MICHIGAN, US, 48375

Work Style: 



Job Number: 66698 
Group: Magna Electronics  
Division: Magna Electronics Auburn Hills 
Job Type: Student 
Location: NOVI 
Work Style:  


About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Magna Electronics leads the way in active safety technologies, revolutionizing the automotive industry and improving lives. With a strong focus on adapting ADAS systems and electronic solutions to any vehicle, we address a wide range of mobility and safety needs. As we build a safer, more intelligent, and connected mobility experience, Magna is dedicated to creating a better future for people globally.

About the Role

As a Software Engineering Student at Magna Electronics, you will join a team of software professionals, implementing cutting edge technologies on both existing and new development products of Autonomous Driving.

Your Responsibilities

  • Perform all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle; design, code, test, integration, verification, and integration support, facilitated by an Agile software development workflow.
  • Support scripting (Python/MATLAB scripting/Batch) to automate the embedded development tasks and develop the tool documentation.
  • Support the team to debug the real time ADAS safety critical application.
  • Learn and become proficient with your skills in many different technical areas including object-oriented software development, real-time embedded development for multi-core and multi-processor systems, development for multiple operating systems (Linux, Windows). As well as cyber security/product protections, image/signal processing, image/data fusion, application development, and other development to support test and verification.

Who we are looking for

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited degree program pursing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science.
  • Excellent academics (cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0 as a general rule)
  • Knowledge of SW Development Lifecycle
  • Software development experience in C/C++

Your preferred qualifications

  • Experience with Software integration and debugging techniques.
  • Knowledge of Scripting Languages preferred (Python/Bash scripting experience)
  • Familiarity and understanding of differences between relevant C/C++ standards (i.e., C++98; C++11; C++17, etc.)
  • Experience with Software Continuous Integration (CI) toolchains/pipelines, Git/GitHub/ (configuration management, automated unit testing, static analysis, etc.).
  • Knowledge of hardware bus interfaces, such as USB, UART, I2C and SPI
  • Proficiency in use of basic electrical tools, i.e., oscilloscope, multimeter
  • Demonstrated success in resolving technical challenges by leveraging strong problem-solving skills.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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