R&D Engineer/Automotive Virtual ECU

Full time Position


Synopsys Inc

Large company20K employeesEngineering

Published on January 31, 2024

  • Contract

    Full time Position

  • Location


  • Start date

    As soon as possible

  • Study level

    Bachelor level or equivalent

  • Remote working

    No remote working

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Are you passionate about high performance simulation solutions that enable automotive customers to develop the embedded software for their next generation of self-driving cars? Do you burn for creative and flexible software architectures? Do developing high-quality/performance software solutions and using modern design principles motivate you? Our fast-growing team is responsible for driving the development of our testing and simulation solutions in a highly competitive market. In your role as an R&D Engineer II, you will work together with skill groups from different regions and will be responsible for the creation of scalable simulation solutions for our automotive customers.

Key Qualifications:

•   Background in Computer Science

•   C/C++ coding skills; Java or Python are a plus

•   Knowledge in object-oriented design, data structures and algorithms

•   Understanding of simulation principles and test automation

•   Minimum 2 years of experience in a similar role

Personal Attributes:

•   Favor thorough understanding over empirical approaches

•   Driven by enthusiasm and work ethic rather than supervision

•   Pay attention to details

•   Strong desire to learn and explore new technologies

•   Good to excellent networking skills

Your Responsibilities:

  • Help with complex projects and take ownership of developed software
  • Be in the driving seat for C/C++ based products development
  • Implement best software engineering principles
  •  Work closely with your colleagues and maintain an open and friendly atmosphere to encourage productivity, creativity, and innovation.


•   Career growth path

•   25 vacation days

•   Extra days for weekend public holidays 

•   Flexible working hours

•   Hybrid work environment

•   Premium health insurance

•   Gym allowance

•   Opportunity to buy company stocks

•   Annual bonus

The System Design Group strives to create disruptive, innovative system solutions built on our market-leading emulation, FPGA prototyping, virtual prototyping, verification IP, and optical design technologies for application areas including automotive, mobile, networking, and AI.


At Synopsys, we’re at the heart of the innovations that change the way we work and play. Self-driving cars. Artificial Intelligence. The cloud. 5G. The Internet of Things. These breakthroughs are ushering in the Era of Smart Everything. And we’re powering it all with the world’s most advanced technologies for chip design and software security. If you share our passion for innovation, we want to meet you.

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