Performance Simulation Engineer (f/m/d)

Job Description

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us

Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG. As a leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems as well as related services. With digitalization, Siemens Mobility is enabling mobility operators worldwide to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability. In fiscal year 2018, which ended on September 30, 2018, the former Siemens Mobility Division posted revenue of €8.8 billion and had around 34,200 employees worldwide.

Your new role – challenging and future-oriented
  • You will perform system level verification and validation in a virtual development and validation framework.
  • You will integrate required models, software, and hardware into the XiL (X-in-the-Loop) environment, to perform virtual tests of subsystems such as autonomous vehicles or intelligent infrastructure services under consideration of relevant safety aspects. You will create virtual road networks and traffic scenarios utilizing TASS International’s Prescan Virtual Test Drive software.
  • You will identify new opportunities within the calibration and validation communities to utilize simulation, in order to quickly develop and validate ADAS/AV control systems with less reliance on physical test properties.
  • You will identify XiL system limitations and stay abreast of new technology to enhance capabilities.
  • You will work with sensor data fusion, embedded, traffic simulation and sensor teams to establish and review testing methodologies and work products to ensure safety compliance.
  • You will use statistical analysis methods to determine system failure rates within acceptable confidence levels.
  • You will help to define and execute systems certifications in a safety critical environment.
  • Delivering presentations to stakeholders will be another element of your role.

Your qualifications – solid and appropriate
  • You hold a master’s degree in information technology, mathematics, physics or engineering and ideally hold a PhD degree.
  • You have several years of experience with ADAS/autonomous simulation, including virtual environment and sensor modeling software - such as Prescan, HEEDS, VIRES Virtual Test Drive (VTD), CARLA, Carmaker, SCANeR, rFactor, CarSim, Forum8, or Mathworks Automated Driving System Toolbox.
  • Good control of OO design and implementation using C++, MATLAB/Simulink and Robot Operating System (ROS), networking, databases, data management, software version control, high performance computing and network license servers.
  • Active safety or autonomous control system software development or calibration experience.
  • You have experience in system level functional hazard analysis and validation.
  • Furthermore, system validation experience according to standards such as: ISO-26262, ISO/PAS 21448 (SOTIF), ARP4754A, ARP4761, DO-178C, DO-254, IEC 61508 is known to you. 
  • In addition, profound knowledge in administration of databases (relational and non-relational database systems) is desirable. 
  • You are a strong team player with good spoken and written communication skills in German and English.
Getting in touch with us – straightforward and direct

if you would like to find out more about Siemens before applying.
+49 (9131) 17 52430
if you wish to discuss any initial questions with our recruitment team. The contact person handling this job ad is Daniela Welz. 
if you would like more information about jobs and careers at Siemens.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Job ID: 114214

Organization: Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility GmbH

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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