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Filling most of our leadership positions internally. And encouraging younger and older colleagues to learn from each other.
Both count. Both are us.

Manager Embedded Linux Software Platform (m/f/d)


  • As Line Manager (m/f/d) you revise & build up the Embedded Linux Base,- & Middleware Software Platform for our Central Control Unit (as part of our heating appliances platform) - enabling on-board connectivity, over-the-air-update, Gateway, HMI & System Control functionalities
  • You lead a team of Software architect(s) & developers considering stakeholder needs & upcoming technology and business challenges
  • As product owner you estimate the development backlog and actively interact with all stakeholders
  • You operate in a cross functional system platform team together with the E/E system platform PO, the E/E architects and other ECU platform POs 


  • You have a university degree in electrical engineering or computer science and bring along profound experience in professional embedded Linux operating system development (under a reliable software development process & governance)
  • You are familiar with the related Linux Software Architecture coming from bootloader over kernel space up to the user space system tools
  • You already worked with OTAU solutions and IP based protocols – ideally with automotive background (you might know: XCP, Some/IP, DoIP, UDS)
  • You are experienced in leading a team of Software developers and know how to coordinate an external Software supplier
  • You are familiar with cyber security & wireless communication (e.g. WLAN) 
  • You are experienced in C / C++, Python and embedded LINUX as well as in continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) for these systems with e.g., Yocto and Jenkins
  • You are used to agile development methods like SCRUM as well as V-Model design 
  • You speak fluently German and English in your daily business 
  • You will round off your profile with strong communication skills and team spirit combined with a high level of initiative and motivation


  • We are part of the solution. Because our highly efficient, environmentally friendly technologies conserve resources and reduce CO2 emissions in the long term.
  • Each employee organizes their home office and office days in coordination with their team. This allows family and career to be flexibly coordinated. 
  • Our canteen and company health management are a matter of course for us (sports offers, fitness courses, company doctor) 


Tobias Weber

+49 2191 182 401


Vaillant Group

Company:  Vaillant GmbH
City:  Remscheid
Country:  Germany

The Vaillant Group is a global market and technology leader in the fields of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning technology. Join our team of 15,000 colleagues from more than 70 countries who work every day for a better climate – for people at home and the environment. We work on large-scale, innovative and strategic projects. With small, everyday gestures so that we can all play our part. Act global, work global. And become part of a global team. We sell our products in around 60 countries, using ten production and development sites in six European countries, as well as China.

Working for us makes you responsible for the future – your own, and that of our planet. We can offer you excellent conditions.


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