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Software Integration Lead



United Kingdom
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

At Capgemini Engineering, the world leader in engineering services, we bring together a global team of engineers, scientists, and architects to help the world’s most innovative companies unleash their potential. From autonomous cars to life-saving robots, our digital and software technology experts think outside the box as they provide unique R&D and engineering services across all industries. Join us for a career full of opportunities. Where you can make a difference. Where no two days are the same.

About the job you are considering

We are looking for Lead Software Engineers to join our Automotive Team.

At Capgemini Automotive we drive the automotive trends of safety automation, electrification, and connectivity to the next generation of solutions. With so many new features added almost every day, we need automotive experts, and we are rapidly growing a team of SME’s.

As a Lead Software Integration Engineer, you will be responsible for the complete technical leadership of a given project as well as main point of contact for all technical issues and responsible for coordination and prioritization of issue resolution.

You will also have accountability for technical concerns and ability to pass key gateway criteria as well as:-

  • Lead Electrical Architecture, Module owner & Test Teams to implement new/ existing features.
  • Lead issue investigation and resolution of all technical issues
  • Responsible for EE Integration status reporting in engineering technical reviews and escalation forums.
  • Responsible for the coordination of investigation of complex feature implementation/debugging leading the work streams and ensuring timely closure of issue/implementation to achieve programme timing
  • Prototype build, production line and fleet “first line” support and investigation.
  • Manage delivery of change requests ensuring traceability of requirement and agreement with all key stakeholders (FuSA, Cyber Security, OBD etc)

Qualification and Experience

  • Experience of working in a technical automotive electrical and software application role.
  • Experience of complex hybrid vehicles would be beneficial.
  • Experience of automotive architectures and communication protocols like CAN, LIN, Flexray, Ethernet.
  • In-depth knowledge of product development cycle from concept to launch (V Cycle) with a focus on software deployment and integration.
  • Expert knowledge of automotive diagnostics standards (UDS, ISO 14229, DOIP) and diagnostic tools.
  • Complex issue resolution leadership and experience across various functional commodities.
  • Proven capability of vehicle analysis using Vector tools (CANalyzer, CANoe, CANape or equivalent).
  • Hands on experience of diagnostic commissioning and manufacturing processes.
  • Advanced experience in reading circuit diagrams across complex hybrid systems.
  • Ability to interpret requirements documentation.
  • Broad prototype build, production line and fleet support experience.
  • Understanding of Functional Safety and Cyber Security.
  • Strong written and verbal communication, including appropriate escalation and reporting where required.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (such as CAPL, VBA, Python).
  • Understanding of ODX (ISO 22901).

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)

To be successfully appointed to this role you will need to undergo Baseline Personnel Security Standard checks. ​

There are no nationality or residency restrictions, although if you have resided outside of the UK within the last 3 years, further checks may be required.​

There are other criteria and checks required for BPSS, and throughout the recruitment process, you will be asked questions about your security clearance eligibility such as, but not limited to, country of residence and nationality.​

What does ‘Get The Future You Want ‘ mean for you?

You will be encouraged to have a positive work-life balance. Our hybrid-first way of working means we embed hybrid working in all that we do and make flexible working arrangements the day-to-day reality for our people. All UK employees are eligible to request flexible working arrangements. ​

We realise a Total Reward package should be more than just compensation. At Capgemini we offer range of core and flexible benefits and have a Peer Recognition Portal called Applaud.

Why you should consider Capgemini​

Growing clients’ businesses while building a more sustainable, more inclusive future is a tough ask. But when you join Capgemini, you join a thriving company and become part of a diverse collective of free-thinkers, entrepreneurs and industry experts. A powerful source of energy that drives us all to find new ways technology can help us reimagine what’s possible. It’s why, together, we seek out opportunities that will transform the world’s leading businesses. And it’s how you’ll gain the experiences and connections you need to shape your future. By learning from each other every day, sharing knowledge and always pushing yourself to do better, you’ll build the skills you want. And you’ll use them to help our clients leverage technology to grow their business and give innovation that human touch the world needs. So, it might not always be easy, but making the world a better place rarely is.

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global business and technology transformation partner, helping organizations to accelerate their dual transition to a digital and sustainable world, while creating tangible impact for enterprises and society. It is a responsible and diverse group of 340,000 team members in more than 50 countries. With its strong over 55-year heritage, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to unlock the value of technology to address the entire breadth of their business needs. It delivers end-to-end services and solutions leveraging strengths from strategy and design to engineering, all fueled by its market leading capabilities in AI, cloud and data, combined with its deep industry expertise and partner ecosystem. The Group reported 2023 global revenues of €22.5 billion.​​

Get The Future You Want |​​

At Capgemini Engineering we value excellence, care, responsibility, dynamism and innovation. We offer a job with variation that leaves plenty of room for initiative and development. In fact, we are not just offering you a job, we’re inviting you to be part of our community where we will provide you trainings, tools & grounds for professional and personal growth. Each career experience is assorted by an attractive salary package.