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Software architect

Location: Galway
Reference no. : 1039
Date added: 08/12/2011
Salary: €Negotiable



Our client is a major multinational company which develops a wide range of cutting edge automotive technology for most of the major car manufacturers.  Employing over 60,000 staff in 28 countries worldwide, they are the market leaders in their field.

At their Galway (Ireland) site they research, design and manufacture innovative camera systems to improve both safety and driving comfort.

Due to the company's rapid expansion and growing order book they urgently require a Software Architect.  


  • Meeting with customers understanding customer needs for next generation systems ( Scene Viewing and Scene Analysis)
  • Business Development Support and Customer RFQ feedback ( presentation to customers on proposed architectures etc)
  • Understand the video pipeline technology trends to a sufficient level to converse with internal and external customers and give guidance in terms of roadmap development.
  •  Optimization of Video pipeline (SW Video pipeline) Architecture to ensure reusability and portability across various platforms
  • Research and development of a Video pipeline structure for integration of both scene analysis and scene viewing applications
  • Integration of advanced and concept algorithms from other groups 
  • Algorithmic Resources Calculations ( CPU and Memory Estimations)
  • System SW analysis of Video Pipeline from Imager to Head Unit.
  • Produce Systems Architecture Design documentation based on the system requirements, working closely with each of the R&D PTMs to ensure all sub-system interfaces are defined.
  • Investigation into new technologies and concepts which can be applied and used and help create new innovate products within our client's product portfolio.
  • Development activities on P1 projects SW algorithmic Integration for prototype/concept development
  • Supports the P1 development project team on all system design aspects until completion of P1 activities.    
  • Ensure all systems work products are baselined & managed through the our client's Configuration Management & Change Control processes.
  • Participate in Project Teams and report on System  Development activities as appropriate
  • Assist Team Leader access System development requirements for new projects and preparing appropriate R&D development plans.
  • Assist Team Leader with the following tasks as agreed:
  • Software, hardware & product design reviews and problem resolution.
  • System FMEA, DFMEA & FTA activities on assigned projects
  •  Complete scheduled tasks within assigned projects to deliver System Development output to the project team as per agreed Timing Plan
  •  Facilitate and contribute to Technical communication with relevant Customers
  •  Participate in Technology / Supplier / Tool Selection etc. for new developments


  • Degree in Software, Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Masters or PhD level qualification would be an advantage
  • System Design Experience, SW Partitioning
  • Familiar with C/C++ development
  • Experience with state of the art graphic processors
  • Experience with TI DSP microprocessors
  • Experience with System modeling and associated tools( eg sysML)
  • High degree of innovation and creativity
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Automotive experience an advantage



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