Team up with the brightest minds

CARIAD offers you the unique opportunity to transform automotive mobility for the better. Working on a scalable software platform and digital functions that will be used in over 9 million new cars per year, you have the chance to be part of a company that’s making a difference in the automotive industry.

Your talent will complement a team of around 6,000 experts and developers with an incredible wealth of knowledge. As part of a transparent, collaborative and diverse culture, you’ll continuously learn from others, while gaining further support through our annual professional development program. What’s more, you’ll benefit from flexible hours, remote work, 30 days paid leave and an attractive competence-based remuneration system.

Learn more about the benefits of work at CARIAD and what awaits you on your journey ahead.

About

CARIAD is a 100% subsidiary of Volkswagen Group. With about 9 million vehicles sold annually, it is one of the largest automotive groups on the planet and unites loved car brands like Volkswagen, Audi, or Porsche and many others. CARIAD is on a mission to build one unified software platform and tech stack for all these brands, enabling them to excite their customers with always-fresh digital experiences. Established in 2020, over 6,000 developers, engineers and designers worldwide unify their knowledge at CARIAD.

Their mission: transforming cars into software-defined vehicles that seamlessly integrate the automotive experience into our digital life, turning the Volkswagen Group into a software-driven mobility provider. Our home base is Germany, but we are about to establish campuses in different parts of the world. Currently, around 6,000 international software developers and engineers from over 90 different nationalities work in software competence centers in Wolfsburg, Ingolstadt, the area of Stuttgart, Berlin and Munich. Also, we are closely co-operating with Volkswagen’s development teams in Seattle and Silicon Valley as well as China.

Data Scientist

What’s the role?

In the role of a Data Scientist, you will collaborate with our Market & Data Engineers on advanced statistical modelling. Hilti has a tremendous wealth of external and internal data. We are using it to bring our customer and business facing use cases to another level as well as develop advanced tools and services based on tool data. The Analytics team is highly technical and at the same time at the core of Hilti’s software business

Who is Hilti?

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 125 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.
What does the role involve?

In this position, you will be responsible for designing experiments, testing hypotheses, and developing and programming models. You will operate within agile, iterative processes, conducting advanced data analysis and implementing highly complex statistical algorithms. Additionally, you will develop experimental design approaches to validate findings or test hypotheses. Top of Form  Bottom of Form

As a Data Scientist, you will lead discovery processes to identify business opportunities and yield new insights. Collaborating closely with business analysts, you will model and frame business scenarios that have significant impact on critical decisions and business processes.

Your responsibilities will also include identifying available and relevant data, including internal and external sources, structured and unstructured data, and utilizing emerging data collection methods such as smart meters, connected tool information, or social media. Working with global subject matter experts, you will select the most pertinent sources of information and make strategic recommendations on data collection, integration, and retention requirements, aligning them with business needs and best practices.

You will develop usage and access control policies and systems in collaboration with data stewards, contributing to continuous improvement processes that enhance data quality for specific use cases. Presenting your findings in easily understandable terms for business stakeholders, you will address results that challenge common beliefs, if necessary, and engage with both business subject matter experts and organizational leadership.

What do we offer?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambition and achieve the exciting career you’re after.

We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in other businesses. We can pair talents with opportunities – developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new places. It is how we find the right fit, further our teams personally and professionally, get the best value for each employee and increase the job satisfaction. Additionally, we also offer you a wide range of benefits.

Why should you apply?

Become a valuable member of our highly professional and international team of Software experts and meet the challenges of a global multinational company using latest technologies. You will have the freedom to act in the responsible area with career prospects in a dynamic environment, excellent opportunities to develop yourself to higher levels and wider range of knowledge Furthermore, 80% of our top positions are filled internally. We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team whom are duly rewarded by performance.

What you need is

  • Possession of a master’s or PhD in mathematics, statistics, computer science, or a related field.
  • Proven track record in both quantitative and qualitative research and analytics.
  • Extensive knowledge of statistical techniques, machine learning algorithms, and proficiency in programming languages such as Python, R, and Java.
  • Demonstrated experience with cloud platforms like AWS, coupled with strong SQL skills for effective data engineering collaboration.
  • Proficiency in a range of analytical practices, including statistical analysis, forecasting, predictive analytics, multivariate testing, and optimization algorithms.

*For non-EU / EFTA citizens: Please state your eligibility status to work in Switzerland / Liechtenstein and note that if you do not own a valid Swiss / Liechtenstein work permit, Hilti cannot guarantee your final employment due to authority regulations.

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

Senior Software Architect - CARIAD Maps (m/f/d)

Software Engineering
Professional
Ingolstadt, Munich

At CARIAD, it’s our mission to transform automotive mobility for everyone, everywhere, making it safer, more sustainable, and more comfortable in every way. To deliver on that promise, we’re building a unified technology and software platform, including a vehicle OS and cloud platform, as well as a unified architecture. As a 100% subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group, we’re developing solutions for all of its brands, including Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche, and will bring our software to over 40 million vehicles by 2030.

Is this an easy task? Not at all! To tackle such a huge challenge, we need a great team. And that’s where you come in. You’ll join more than 6,000 CARIDIANS already working on the latest vehicle features and functions like automated driving, state-of-the-art charging technology, as well as a new digital ecosystem. Together, we’re bringing sustainable change to one of the largest companies in the world.

YOUR TEAM

Within the domain “Intelligent Cockpit & Body” you will be part of creating one future cross-brand, standardized infotainment and body platform of the Volkswagen Group. Having you in our team, you will unfold expertise in customer-centric software development for infotainment and body functions in the car, mobile and beyond.
We are strongly seeking for passionate, who are willing to transform mobility and its customers together!

As SW Architect for CARIAD Maps you'll be responsible for the system and software architecture of our IDAV (Integrated Driver Assistance Visualization) component. This component visualizes the environment and combines location-based information with sensor recognition in a design-oriented way. You'll be responsible for aligning interfaces with our driver assistance teams and ensuring a stunning visualization in our instrument clusters.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Analyze customer requirements and write software specifications
  • Define, model and align software interfaces between IDAV (Integrated Driver Assistance Visualization) and our ADAS functions
  • Align vehicle protocols and inter-ECU communication with our ADAS subsystems.
  • Define non-functional requirements (NFRs) such as performance, resource consumption and latency and establish a measurement system to monitor their evolution
  • Ensure compliance with software quality standards and best practices
  • Support field testing and defect analysis

WHO YOU ARE

  • Degree in electrical engineering, electronics, mathematics or computer science
  • Highly structured and pro-active work style
  • Knowledge in automotive communication protocols and distributed systems
  • Experienced in software development for automotive systems
  • Willingness to travel for field testing overseas
  • Proficiency in English and German language
  • Driving licence

NICE TO KNOW

  • Remote work options.
  • Temporary work from abroad in selected countries.
  • Flextime / optional working hours.
  • Company pension plan.
  • Annual professional development.
  • Sabbatical option up to 6 months.
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave.
  • Possibility for VW Group car leasing.
  • If you have further questions about the candidate journey at CARIAD, talk to Cari, our CARIAD Chatbot. Can’t see it? Check your settings or visit our FAQ.

Senior System Development Engineer - ADAS & AD functions (m/f/d)

System Engineering
Professional
Berlin, Wolfsburg, Ingolstadt, Mönsheim/Stuttgart, Munich

At CARIAD, it’s our mission to transform automotive mobility for everyone, everywhere, making it safer, more sustainable, and more comfortable in every way.
To deliver on that promise, we’re building a unified technology and software platform, including a vehicle OS and cloud platform, as well as a unified architecture. As a 100% subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group, we’re developing solutions for all of its brands, including Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche, and will bring our software to over 40 million vehicles by 2030.

Is this an easy task? Not at all! To tackle such a huge challenge, we need a great team. And that’s where you come in. You’ll join more than 5,000 CARIDIANS already working on the latest vehicle features and functions like automated driving, state-of-the-art charging technology, as well as a new digital ecosystem. Together, we’re bringing sustainable change to one of the largest companies in the world.

YOUR TEAM

It is our mission at the CARIAD ADAS & AD team to develop one unified technology stack in-house that brings Level 4 automated driving and parking to private cars and at the same time scales down to supply important NCAP safety functionalities to the entire VW fleet - making mobility safer and creating a new level of driving comfort.

You have the opportunity to work in an agile and highly motivated interdisciplinary team to build safe, secure and scalable systems that will shape the future of the Volkswagen group.

As a system development engineer, you will take responsibility for series development in one of the following areas: customer functions for automated / assisted driving, predictive safety and parking, sensor data fusion, video perception, cloud services, localization, driver interaction and hardware. #AutonomousDriving

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Translate the customer function definition into system and component specification
  • Take responsibility for the technical concept and system design
  • Realization of traceability of the requirements from functional specification to the software implementation (Automotive SPICE)
  • Coordination of the relevant systems and components to implement your features and specified requirements
  • Define indicators to evaluate system performance capability and behavior
  • Optimization of methods and processes during your engineering task
  • Forward-looking analysis of relevant technology trends, their underlying technology and concepts
  • Controlling and managing the configuration process throughout whole the development process
  • Participate in national and international test campaigns

WHO YOU ARE

  • University degree in computer science, electrical engineering, information technology or a comparable course of study
  • Several years of professional experience in relevant domains
  • Advanced knowledge of processes, methodology and tooling for model based systems engineering (ideally with a certificate on system engineering knowledge e.g. INCOSE or GfSE)
  • Knowledge of modelling language (e.g. SysML) and tools (e.g. Cameo, MPS)
  • Knowledge of functional safety according to ISO 26262 and security according to ISO 21434
  • Experience in series development and the corresponding processes and standards (e.g. ISO 29119, ASPICE)
  • Desirable with one or more programming language such as C, C++ or Python
  • Agile working experience is a plus
  • Fluent in English and German

NICE TO KNOW

  • Remote work options
  • Temporary work from abroad in selected countries
  • Flextime / optional working hours
  • Company pension plan
  • Annual professional development
  • Sabbatical option up to 6 months
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave
  • Possibility for VW Group car leasing
  • If you have further questions about the candidate journey at Cariad, talk to Cari, our Cariad Chatbot. Can’t see it? Check your settings or visit our FAQ

At CARIAD, we value individuality and diversity. We see great strength in our differences and can all benefit from the unique perspectives of others. We strive to employ people with diverse backgrounds who have the expertise, energy and focus to advance our mission. If you're unable to submit an application because of a disability, please contact us at careers@cariad.technology.

Senior Test Manager - Vehicle Motion and Energy (m/f/d)

Technical Integration Engineering
Professional
Berlin, Wolfsburg, Ingolstadt, Mönsheim/Stuttgart, Kassel

At CARIAD, it’s our mission to transform automotive mobility for everyone, everywhere, making it safer, more sustainable, and more comfortable in every way.
To deliver on that promise, we’re building a unified technology and software platform, including a vehicle OS and cloud platform, as well as a unified architecture. As a 100% subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group, we’re developing solutions for all of its brands, including Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche, and will bring our software to over 40 million vehicles by 2030.

Is this an easy task? Not at all! To tackle such a huge challenge, we need a great team. And that’s where you come in. You’ll join more than 5,000 CARIDIANS already working on the latest vehicle features and functions like automated driving, state-of-the-art charging technology, as well as a new digital ecosystem. Together, we’re bringing sustainable change to one of the largest companies in the world.

YOUR TEAM

You will operate within the domain “Vehicle Motion and Energy”. At CARIAD, we are the backbone of driving functions and constitute the interface to the automotive mechatronics within the Volkswagen Group. We develop in (agile) teams powertrain, chassis and energy related functionalities, such as motion manager, steering, damper control or the charging of electric vehicles and many more. Thereby, we enable future innovations and new business models.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Being responsible for the overall test management, including the definition of the test guidelines, the development of the test policy and the test concept in compliance with relevant norms and standards (e.g. ISO29119, ISO26262, ASPICE, KGAS)
  • Developing and evolving test strategies and plans in accordance with organization-wide regulations as well as developing methods and automations to improve continuous testing
  • Coordinating a team of external test managers and testers within the project
  • Planning and controlling all necessary activities in terms of time, resources and necessary test approaches by considering the criticality of the test object, risks and required level of approval
  • Coordinating and monitoring all test activities including the creation of test specifications, test automation and the evaluation of test results
  • Colloborating with other dev teams, associated experts and the brands test managers for the ASPICE-compliant development of automotive software

WHO YOU ARE

  • Successful completed studies in the field of computer science, information technology, automotive engineering or a comparable course of studies
  • Several years of professional experience in testing, verification and validation
  • Advanced experience in software development/testing in the context of Autosar Classic or Adaptive
  • ISTQB test manager certification preferable
  • Being up to date with current state of technology and given standards in software and function development (ASPICE, ISO26262, etc.)
  • Proactive, supportive, structured, solution-oriented and able to bring experience and methodological knowledge into this new organization
  • Fluent German and English language skills

NICE TO KNOW

  • Remote work options
  • Temporary work from abroad in selected countries
  • Flextime / optional working hours
  • Company pension plan
  • Annual professional development
  • Sabbatical option up to 6 months
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave
  • Possibility for VW Group car leasing
  • If you have further questions about the candidate journey at Cariad, talk to Cari, our Cariad Chatbot. Can’t see it? Check your settings or visit our FAQ

At CARIAD, we value individuality and diversity. We see great strength in our differences and can all benefit from the unique perspectives of others. We strive to employ people with diverse backgrounds who have the expertise, energy and focus to advance our mission. If you're unable to submit an application because of a disability, please contact us at careers@cariad.technology.

Senior Project Management Specialist - Connected Country Rollout (m/f/d)

Project- & Product Management
Professional
Berlin, Wolfsburg, Ingolstadt

At CARIAD, it’s our mission to transform automotive mobility for everyone, everywhere, making it safer, more sustainable, and more comfortable in every way. To deliver on that promise, we’re building a unified technology and software platform, including a vehicle OS and cloud platform, as well as a unified architecture. As a 100% subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group, we’re developing solutions for all of its brands, including Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche, and will bring our software to over 40 million vehicles by 2030.

Is this an easy task? Not at all! To tackle such a huge challenge, we need a great team. And that’s where you come in. You’ll join more than 6,000 CARIDIANS already working on the latest vehicle features and functions like automated driving, state-of-the-art charging technology, as well as a new digital ecosystem. Together, we’re bringing sustainable change to one of the largest companies in the world.

YOUR TEAM

In eSIM (Connectivity) department at CARIAD, we are responsible for enabling connectivity for Volkswagen Group vehicles around the globe. Our Connectivity Platform enables the eSIM fitted in the vehicle to attach to a mobile network and establish a reliable and secure connection to be used for all kind of services that need it for their successful operations. We design and deploy solutions based on cutting edge technologies to provide a strong foundation for an enriched digital customer experience.

As a value-add for the customers, we enable purchase of B2C data packages for services such as in-vehicle WLAN and streaming. In this context, we are bringing innovation to give more control to customers regarding their subscription with mobile network operators. In addition, expansion of our coverage footprint is one of the key focus areas as there is strong demand to bring more markets online. This brings with it challenge to properly manage and steer such a rollout from a B2B and B2C perspective.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Manage rollout of connectivity for Volkswagen group vehicles around the globe
  • Steer evaluation of connectivity rollout for target market from budget, timeline, and regulatory requirements
  • Coordinate financing of individual projects
  • Plan clusters to efficiently use synergies of implementation for multiple markets
  • Coordinate and prepare feedback for the related committees and governance
  • Monitor the progress of the rollout and prepare reports for the concerned audience
  • Engage with the Agile Release Train focusing on the connectivity platform to make sure that it caters to the requirements

WHO YOU ARE

  • Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, engineering management or a related filed
  • Background in telecommunications/cellular industry
  • Proven experience of delivering successful projects as well as demonstrated project and product management skills
  • Meet the challenges of a dynamic and complex working environment
  • Ability to steer the discussions to fruitful conclusions by engaging relevant stakeholders
  • Solid organizational skills to manage multiple streams of topics and tasks properly

NICE TO KNOW

  • Remote work options
  • Temporary work from abroad in selected countries
  • Flextime / optional working hours
  • Company pension plan
  • Annual professional development
  • Sabbatical option up to 6 months
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave
  • Possibility for VW Group car leasing
  • If you have further questions about the candidate journey at CARIAD, talk to Cari, our CARIAD Chatbot. Can’t see it? Check your settings or visit our FAQ

Senior Product Owner – Software Platform VW.os (Platform Health) (m/f/d)

Product-/Portfolio Management
Professional
Mönsheim/Stuttgart

At CARIAD, it’s our mission to transform automotive mobility for everyone, everywhere, making it safer, more sustainable, and more comfortable in every way. To deliver on that promise, we’re building a unified technology and software platform, including a vehicle OS and cloud platform, as well as a unified architecture. As a 100% subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group, we’re developing solutions for all of its brands, including Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche, and will bring our software to over 40 million vehicles by 2030.

Is this an easy task? Not at all! To tackle such a huge challenge, we need a great team. And that’s where you come in. You’ll join more than 6,000 CARIDIANS already working on the latest vehicle features and functions like automated driving, state-of-the-art charging technology, as well as a new digital ecosystem. Together, we’re bringing sustainable change to one of the largest companies in the world.

YOUR TEAM

We build the common software platform to enable the majority of in vehicle functions to run seamlessly. Creating this foundation is our mission within VW.os.

Our team works on defining and establishing the system and software platform for our vision of a "Software Enabled Car"!

In order to achieve this goal we work in a scaled agile way (SAFe) across several sites in Germany and international.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Be responsible for software components and functions within the vehicle and cloud platform – conceptually as well as technically for Platform Health Monitoring topics
  • Be responsible for all technical / project issues of this software functionality (content, time, quality) for the next generation embedded software platform and ensuring platform health data is available in the backend
  • Drive the end-2-end development activities: Responsible for the entire lifecycle - starting from the concept phase to final release
  • Prioritize the overall backlog in relation to the customer needs and project milestones
  • Present the project status - also on management level - in agile ceremonies and project
    meetings
  • Support to define the product vision and roadmap

WHO YOU ARE

  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics or equivalent
  • Several years of experience in development of complex embedded SW systems in the automotive industry as well as experience in technical project management of SW projects, preferably in the automotive domain
  • Understanding of Cloud Computing and IoT technologies
  • Good knowledge in project management frameworks and methods such as e.g., ASPICE and SAFe and profound experience with project management tools such as Jira, github, Confluence
  • Technical leadership of an international expert team and a network of development partners - with a strong customer focus
  • Fluent English language skills (oral and written), German language skills are a plus

NICE TO KNOW

  • Remote work options
  • Temporary work from abroad in selected countries
  • Flextime / optional working hours
  • Company pension plan
  • Annual professional development
  • Sabbatical option up to 6 months
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave
  • Possibility for VW Group car leasing

If you have further questions about the candidate journey at CARIAD, talk to Cari, our CARIAD Chatbot. Can’t see it? Check your settings or visit our FAQ