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Vitesco Technologies (Senior) Software Engineer in Shanghai, China

(Senior) Software Engineer

Job ID: 4721


Shanghai, CN


Derivation of functional and non-functional software requirements from the customer- or system requirements and from the system architecture according to the requirements engineering process

Alignment of the software requirements through active communication with customers, internal stakeholders and other disciplines

Contribute to the derivation of needed control functions for the control of electrical machines in order to meet the required system performance in terms of torque, power, efficiency etc.

Coordinate the derivation of SW requirements related to the special area of product integrity (functional safety, cyber security) by the nominated experts

Verify consistency of cross-functional requirements

Classify and prioritize the SW requirements together with the SW product owner

Organize and moderate review and release meetings for software requirements

Analyze and incorporate change requests into the software requirements

Escalation of technical risks and problems to SW product owner and line management

Baselining requirements and creating metrics for internal and external reporting

Analyze the feasibility and testability of requirements during the feasibility study in the acquisition phase

Ensure traceability between system requirements, system architecture and software requirements according to ASPICE needs

Represent the SW requirements engineering activity in ASPICE assessments for dedicated projects


University degree in computer science, mathematics, electrical engineering or a similar qualification

Strong analytical skills (e.g. capability of abstraction and simplification; recognize dependencies, weaknesses and risks; understand the use, boundary conditions and fields of application of systems)

Several years experience in processes, methods and tools in the field of Requirements Engineering (desirable: DOORS)

First Experience with methods and tools for description and simulation of system architectures (desirable: Model Driven Design Methodology)

Several years experience in the development of 48V electrical drives product in the automotive industry

Basic experience in development according to ISO26262 required

Understanding of overall vehicle architectures

Very good English skills (spoken and written)

Independent and result-oriented manner and assertiveness

Customer and quality orientation

Excellent communication skills as well as organizational skills

Good teamwork skills and experience in interdisciplinary teamwork

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2020, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of around 8 billion Euros and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.