supervisor_account ZF Group
room Düsseldorf, Germany
room +2
stars Intermediate
Software Architecture

Software Architect (m/f/d) at ZF Group


  • Completed university studies in engineering in the field of computer science, electrical engineering, mechatronics or comparable
  • Knowledge and experience in the areas of embedded software development as well as requirements analysis and architecture modeling using UML desirable
  • Very good comprehension skills, analytical and structured way of working as well as ability to work independently in a team
  • Experience in using the necessary tools (e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody) desirable
  • Business fluent in German and English (written and spoken)

Scope of Work

  • You will design the software architecture for current as well as future electromechanical passenger car brake systems (e.g. ABS/ESC, elec. parking brake, elec. brake booster, etc.) in the area of customer experienceable functional software.
  • You analyze and understand the product- and customer-specific software requirements including requirements resulting from the areas of cyber security and functional safety according to ISO26262
  • You define the architecture strategy of the customer-experience functional software with regard to new technological challenges, such as automated driving and e-mobility
  • You will work equally in the environment of agile concept developments as well as process-driven high volume products in the context of worldwide customer projects
  • You work in a global team in close coordination with colleagues at other ZF locations worldwide


  • permanent position
  • attractive salary
  • flexible working hours and possibility to remote work
  • ergonomic workplaces, retirement plan and many more


Applicant Location Requirements

in  Düsseldorf, Koblenz or Gelsenkirchen (Germany).

About ZF Group

ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

With some 157,500 employees worldwide, ZF reported sales of €38.3 billion in fiscal 2021. The company operates 188 production locations in 31 countries.