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Our Assisted and Automated Driving Development team in Munich, that develops various software modules and new technologies to enhance the driving experience whilst working towards the goal of autonomous driving, is currently seeking a:


Perception Engineer (m/f/d) Ultrasonic Sensor Expert





  • Development of perception software and new functions in the world of ADAS/ autonomous driving with Ultrasonic sensors (USS) and fused data.
  • Support the ADAS/AD team with your profound knowledge of pros and cons of the USS approaches, especially in comparison to other sensor techniques.
  • Cooperation with several partners in order to achieve the best integration of all components. Extend your knowledge about the advantages (and disadvantages) of individual sensors. Apply it in order to achieve the best performance of the overall system.
  • Definition of KPIs and follow their evolution during the development process.
  • Test of the implementation on simulations, the hardware and in the targeted product/ prototype vehicles. This also includes regular test drives for you as a developer in order to get the real customer feeling in our high-quality products.
  • You will be one of the first to experience the latest ADAS and autonomous driving systems first-hand.
  • Development aiming for prototype and especially for series production, including autonomous driving capabilities.




  • Degree in electrical engineering, HF engineering, physics or comparable studies
  • Min. 5 years of experience in developing lidar / USS applications in the automotive field
  • Experience to convert 1D signal to 2D/3D for USS
  • Experience in handling point cloud data from USS
  • Experience in developing envelope statistics for USS
  • Experience with active development of software
  • Deep knowledge in C / C++ and Matlab
  • Test driven development experience
  • SCRUM/ Agile experience
  • A good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas
  • An effective team player who supports team members
  • The role needs an individual who is highly creative and can think laterally
  • Machine / Deep Learning experience is advantageous




Our Assisted and Automated Driving team brings together expertise in automated driving, computer science and vehicle connectivity. With our partner NVIDIA, we are developing software and AI-powered driver assistance systems, autonomous driving solutions, as well as connected services for future vehicles.


Responding to changing lifestyles and mobility trends, this is cutting-edge technology that will keep us at the forefront of delivering the world class and modern luxury driving experiences our customers love.  
As part of a global team, you’ll collaborate with colleagues in the USA, China, Hungary, Ireland, and the UK amongst others, contributing to our award-winning products and playing a key role in reimagining the future of luxury and design with innovation.


You’ll help develop the software, computer vision, AI, automation, and advance driver assist systems that are powering our next generation of vehicles. More international than ever before, our diverse team, work autonomously across multiple global sites in a hybrid, Agile and collaborative way. The systems being developed cover a wide range of autonomy from ADAS level 1 to ADAS level 4.


This is your chance to join us at a truly pivotable moment as we head towards increasing levels of automated driving. You’ll work on new architecture and technology and will partner with the best, creating our own operating system. 

What differentiates us from the rest?  Well, we’re a small and fast-moving OEM where you’ll be part of the whole ADD process and take pride in seeing the outcome of your work with the launch of every new vehicle.

Please note that if you elect to apply for a role in another country and are successful you would need to be hired as an external candidate on local terms and conditions rather than transferring on your existing terms.


At JLR we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


Find out what to expect at each stage of the process along with some hints and tips.


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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

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