Algorithm Developer – Radar Object Classification


In Budapest Application Development Center of Continental, we create next generation automotive software solutions which make automated driving safe and affordable. We work towards Vision Zero, a goal to eliminate fatal accidents happening every day on the world’s roads. We are looking for creative minds who are passionate to shape the future of automated driving by delivering software solutions for ADAS customer projects.

The complexity of future driver assistance systems grows continuously. The Vision 0 (injuries & accidents) and the autonomous mobility are strong drivers to develop this field. The development of modern algorithms for cutting-edge components (Radar, Lidar, Camera, Ultrasonic and Central Processing Unit) is one of the key area to ensure a comprehensive understanding of the environment around the vehicles

Your task:
As a software developer in our department, you are responsible for concept development, implementation, and verification of algorithms for radar object classification as part of our products for a variety of international OEMs. In this position, you collaborate with other team members and stakeholders from other departments. Your domain of responsibility and activity covers additionally:

  • Software development of algorithms for object recognition and classification of traffic participants in complex real-world environments
  • Extraction and modelling of object features (e.g.: based on micro doppler signature from the radar-reflections of pedestrians or cyclists or elevation angle measurement patterns) and development of classification algorithms based on these features
  • Creation of all necessary work products along the development process for series software from requirements, over design and implementation to verification Support of quotes and demo activities, support of system testing in the vehicle


  • University degree (BSc, MSc, PhD) in a technical area: Computer Science, Electronics, Electrical Engineering or related.
  • Several years of experience in automotive environment and ADAS Sensor development in embedded C
  • Knowledge in Data Processing, Radar and sensor technologies and in software development methods and standards
  • Knowledge in algorithm rapid prototyping and associated tools (Matlab, Python)
  • Good command of the English language
  • Good communication skills


What we offer

  • Participation in exciting, highly innovative projects
  • Ability to directly deliver software into real products
  • Access to cutting-edge technologies and to one of Europe’s largest in-house GPU clusters
  • A friendly, respectful and collaborative work environment that encourages creativity and innovation
  • Continuous development with access to numerous trainings, including technical skills, soft skills and language skills
  • Personal career development and a challenging role with end-to-end responsibility
  • Opportunity to see your ideas turn into reality with our test vehicles
  • Competitive compensation and a wide range of benefits, including:
    • Bonus system
    • Annual flexible benefit (Cafeteria)
    • Private health insurance
    • Employee discounts
    • Sport pass support
  • Ability to directly deliver software into real, innovative products
  • Flexible work-from-home arrangements

Ready to drive with Continental? Take the first step and fill in the online application.

Ready to drive with Continental? Take the first step and fill in the online application.



Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated sales of €33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary. The Automotive group sector comprises technologies for passive safety, brake, chassis, motion and motion control systems. Innovative solutions for assisted and automated driving, display and operating technologies, as well as audio and camera solutions for the vehicle interior, are also part of the portfolio, as is intelligent information and communication technology for the mobility services of fleet operators and commercial vehicle manufacturers. Comprehensive activities relating to connectivity technologies, vehicle electronics and high-performance computers round off the range of products and services