Software Engineer m/f/d Microcontroller

Position Number: 06-21

Join our high-tech team!

Kappa optronics develops and manufactures innovative cameras for international customers in demanding and versatile target industries such as aviation, defence, automotive and railway. Cameras and vision systems for everything that drives and flies - we are among the world leaders in this field.

Your Responsibilities:

Software development for microcontroller based controls especially in the sector of aviation
Programming of ARM Cortex-M based microcontroller, such as typical microcontroller interfaces (I2C, SPI, UART, CAN)
Programming of embedded systems, e.g. linux based systems
Development of the software architecture and implementation of software for the target hardware
Development according to the process of aviation (DO178) including the associated documentation
Close cooperation with the ‚Verification & Validation‘ Team, e.g. implementation of unit tests with LDRA
Working in a motivated project team within the Business Unit Aviation

Your Qualifications:

A post baccalaureate technical degree (Bachelor or Master in electrical engineering, embedded systems or comparable course of studies)
Several years of experience as a developer m/f/d or engineer m/f/d is necessary
Several years of experience as a developer or engineer m/f/d is necessary
Very good knowledge in the programming languages C/C++
Good knowledge in programming of ARM Cortex-M based microcontrollers (preferably ST STM32 and NXP S32K platform)
Experience in dealing with measurement technology and hardware-related development
Knowledge in model based design is a plus
Technical expertise in functional safety especially in the aviation sector and in DAL-C or DAL-D (DO-178, DO-254) is an advantage
 Knowledge in programming language Python and C# is a plus
Good business and technical English, knowledge in German is a Plus


Sounds like a great fit?

We look forward to receiving your application. Please email it with Position Number in the subject line to:​

Kappa optronics GmbH
Sarah Pietschmann
Kleines Feld 6
37130 Gleichen


Sarah Pietschmann

Sarah Pietschmann

Human Resources

Tel.: +49.5508.974.2915


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