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Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Job Number:  53760
Group:  Magna Corporate
Division:  Magna International St. Valentin
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular




At Magna, we create technology that disrupts the industry and solves big problems for consumers, our customers, and the world around us. We’re the only mobility technology company and supplier with complete expertise across the entire vehicle.

We are committed to quality and continuous improvement because our products impact millions of people every day. But we’re more than what we make. We are a group of entrepreneurial-minded people whose collective expertise gives us a competitive advantage. World Class Manufacturing is a journey and it’s our talented people who lead us on this journey.


We are looking for a Software Engineer (m/f/d) to join our R&D Team in St.Valentin (near Linz).


In this important role, you plan, execute and coordinate SW-related R&D programs in the area of innovation and technology evaluation to support the R&D organization with technical assessment of technologies being considered by Magna. The evaluation consists of a scientific deep dive, application analysis, market and cost factors associated with the technology.


Your Tasks

  • Evaluation of new SW technologies with compliance to scientific principles, engineering principles, company standards, customer requirements and related specifications
  • SW Architecture pattern definition based on new SW technologies to be integrated into the Magna portfolio – align overall fit to SW architecture of new technologies
  • Support the definition of SW related Building Blocks (BB’s) and their architecture with respect to modularity and scalability
  • Support strong SW related fields e.g., AI with the appropriate SW language or technology (e.g., OpenVX, Apache TVM) to make SW BB’s independent from the HW
  • Ensure proper integration of new SW stacks to grant an effective use of HW regarding safety, security, memory, and performance (e.g., Rust)
  • Define blueprints / templates for the use of new SW technologies to be implemented in existing frameworks

Your Profile

  • Master's or higher degree in Engineering including but not limited to: Computer Science, Electrical, Aerospace, and Robotics
  • Experience in embedded software development in a technology area related to mobility, robotics, or equivalent combination of education/experience.
  • Proficient in programming in C/C++, Matlab/Simulink, Python, Rust, etc. 
  • Experience in automotive operating systems including Autosar, Linux/ROS2, POSIX, etc.
  • Hands on mentality, willingness to learn and takes risks


We offer

  • Unique chance to apply science in automotive industry
  • Possibilities for creativity and room for own ideas 
  • Corporate culture defined by innovation, involvement, and teamwork
  • Long-term perspectives in an international company
  • Attractive framework conditions for further training
  • Profit participation in the company's success
  • Home office options and flexible working hours
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (childcare, health promotion, leisure and sports activities, benefits in everyday life)​​​​​​​

The minimum annual remuneration package for this position is EUR 47.000,- with corresponding qualification. The actual salary is higher and depends on your education and specific work experience.

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.


Apply on-line to join our talented R&D team and help Magna to stay ahead of the industry.


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