System Architect for Airbag Control Units (m/f/diverse)


Passionate about systems engineering and interested in creating systems architecture for intelligent cars? We are looking for you to support our area Passive Safety & Sensorics (PSS) at the location Regensburg. As part of the “Safety and Motion” business area we link driving dynamics sensors and surrounding sensors with passive safety systems. Thus, we can develop effective integrated safety concepts. Innovation is our daily business.

Your tasks as a System Architect (m/f/diverse) will focus on the following activities:

  • Designing and documenting the system architecture
  • Decomposition of system architecture to discipline requirements and assignment of physical components
  • Technical discussion with OEM and definition of System Requirements
  • Ensuring that the architecture satisfies all given requirements
  • Considering functional safety and security & privacy aspects
  • Moderating of the process in cooperation with all involved disciplines (e.g. HW, SW, testing)


  • Academic degree in electrical engineering, information technology or equivalent qualification
  • Very good knowledge of system/product architecture methods, requirements analysis and validation techniques
  • Good knowledge of the requirements engineering process
  • Experience with architecture and requirement management tools (e.g. Doors, Rhapsody)
  • Knowledge on the overall system, the physical components, and the domain component as well as the function interfaces
  • Technical understanding of the architecture (system, SW & HW)
  • Design techniques and methods
  • Knowledge of system integration, product safety & security topics
  • Very good German language skills (written and spoken) and fluent English language skills (written and spoken)
  • Ability to communicate with requirement engineers, project managers and project team (for global and international teams)
  • Capability to analyze technical problems
  • Ability to abstract and simplify

Applications from severely handicapped people are welcome.

You are looking for an individual working time model? We support part-time work.



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Salary Classification for internal Posting: EG11 - AT IG Metall Bayern

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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.