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Our Assisted and Automated Driving Development team in Munich, that develops various software modules and new technologies to enhance the driving experience whilst working towards the goal of autonomous driving, is currently seeking a:


Software Architect (m/f/d) Assisted and Automated Driving




  • Design of the software and functions related to AAD Design and Architecture.
  • Software Design - the specification and design of systems and their components to meet defined needs, retaining compatibility with software architectures.
  • Designing, creating, testing and documenting of new and amended programs from supplied specifications in accordance with agreed standards.
  • Delivery of software and sub-systems within ADAS across the range of Jaguar Land Rover vehicles.
  • Deliver high level software architecture design according to computational resources/budget, memory, Disc IO, network resource utilization and constraints on the target hardware and software platforms.
  • Define multi-core architecture and memory partitioning.
  • Assist and contribute to the generation of targets and verification methods that are driven by Customer, Function Requirements and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis.
  • Provide technical support and assistance across the operational team on topics relating to the gaps and risks, integration and harmonisation of multiple interconnected functions including issue resolution and objective data analysis.
  • Supporting development of projects through the V model, PCS Milestone Plan and Electrical Processes.
  • Implementation of technology, design, demonstrators, models and validation strategies.
  • Engagement with supplier base for the AAD implementations including budget planning and forecast.
  • Engagement with key project stakeholders around the business to gather requirements, development and integration.




  • Significant relevant working experience in designing software architecture and associated technologies
  • Relevant experience of system definition, software architecture development, requirements specification, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance
  • Significant knowledge of systems architecture, software safety, failure, vulnerability analysis and risk assessment
  • Significant experience of Software Development Life Cycle and associated processes
  • Significant relevant experience of working with commodity/product delivery and related technologies
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of QNX/LINUX/Adaptive & Classic AUTOSAR systems
  • Experience in ADAS Automotive Engineering Delivery and in solving complex technical issues using a structured approach.
  • Very good knowledge in multiple software language skills (e.g. C, C++, Python, Java)




Now is an exciting time to join Jaguar Land Rover. Our new global strategy sees a sustainability-rich reimagination of modern luxury, unique customer experiences, and positive societal impact. Building on an unrivalled understanding of the future luxury needs of our customers, emotionally rich brand equity, a spirit of Britishness and unrivalled access to leading global players in technology and sustainability.


Our people are at the heart of our business, and we’re committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work and reach their full potential.


A professionally satisfying and exciting role isn’t the only thing you’ll find rewarding. We’ll look after you with a host of benefits designed to reward and recognise good work. And we’ll invest in your potential with award-winning training. In this role we offer you choice and flexibility around how, when and where you work with a hybrid working approach, and we provide resources to assist you with productive working and wellbeing. Your benefits will include 30 days’ holiday entitlement, flexible work time with 37 hours/week, hybrid working scheme, a competitive pension plan, employee offers, volunteering opportunities, a discounted car purchase and a performance related bonus scheme.




Our Assisted and Automated Driving team brings together expertise in automated driving, computer science and vehicle connectivity. With our partner NVIDIA, we are developing software and AI-powered driver assistance systems, autonomous driving solutions, as well as connected services for future vehicles.


Responding to changing lifestyles and mobility trends, this is cutting-edge technology that will keep us at the forefront of delivering the world class and modern luxury driving experiences our customers love.  
Part of a global team, you’ll collaborate with colleagues in the USA, China, Hungary, Ireland, and the UK amongst others, contributing to our award-winning products and playing a key role in reimagining the future of luxury and design with innovation. 

You’ll help develop the software, computer vision, AI, automation, and advance driver assist systems that are powering our next generation of vehicles. More international than ever before, our diverse team, work autonomously across multiple global sites in a hybrid, Agile and collaborative way. The systems being developed cover a wide range of autonomy from ADAS level 1 to ADAS level 4.


This is your chance to join us at a truly pivotable moment as we head towards increasing levels of automated driving. You’ll work on new architecture and technology and will partner with the best, creating our own operating system. 

What differentiates us from the rest?  Well, we’re a small and fast-moving OEM where you’ll be part of the whole ADD process and take pride in seeing the outcome of your work with the launch of every new vehicle.

Please note that if you elect to apply for a role in another country and are successful you would need to be hired as an external candidate on local terms and conditions rather than transferring on your existing terms.


At JLR we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


Find out what to expect at each stage of the process along with some hints and tips.


Find out more about working here in our JLR Life Blog:


We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

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