supervisor_account ZF Group
room Friedrichshafen, Germany
stars Senior
Software Architecture

Senior Software Architect Automated Driving (m/f/d) at ZF Group


• Completed studies in the field of electrical engineering, computer science, physics or a comparable subject with in-depth theoretical knowledge and at least 6 years of relevant professional experience 

• Enthusiasm for complex technical systems 

• Excellent analytical thinking skills 

• High assertiveness with moderation and communication skills as well as the ability to work in a team 

• Knowledge/experience with Classic and Adaptive AUTOSAR, as well as the ISO standards 26262 and 21434 would be an advantage 

• Fluent in English  

Scope of Work

• Definition, design and responsibility for the cross-domain software architecture for future AD systems 

• Contact person for all teams of experts involved in product development to ensure the constant exchange and successful implementation of SW features 

• Professional development and guidance of the SW architecture teams 

• Bringing together diverse requirements from interdisciplinary teams (system, safety, hardware, software) and further developing the best results in the areas of AD software features 

• Ensure compliance and implementation of software features based on short and long-term goals of AD product development 

• Cross-domain presentation of the work results to the engineering and management teams 


  • permanent position
  • attractive salary
  • flexible working hours and possibility to remote work
  • ergonomic workplaces, retirement plan and many more
  • work on the newest technologies together with an international and motivated team

Applicant Location Requirements

in  Friedrichshafen (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.