Lead Software Engineer - Python Focus Big Loop Systems (m/f/d) at CARIAD (München, Deutschland)


München, Deutschland


‘BigLoop & Advanced Systems’ is a division of CARIAD SE that holds the E2E responsibility for unifying all activities across domains to accelerate VW Group’s shift towards data driven development (D3). The overarching goal is to build one holistic data system, which encompasses existing systems across domains as well as brands within VW Group. We adopt a development practice of DevOps and SRE while constructing the next-gen big-data system of CARIAD SE. Our multi-national team of engineers is leveraging computer vision, big data, simulations, and high-performance computing to design our own software system for CARIAD’s customer features, such as autonomous driving. We invite you to join us as we tackle complex real-life scenarios and develop tomorrow’s software and hardware solutions of future mobility.
The qualified candidate will perform his/her magic and inject his/her entrepreneurial spirit into a new team by actively contributing to the exploration of unchartered territory and integrating the team into a large-scale organization. Therefore, this position is best suited for high achievers who love to champion new ideas and challenge the status-quo.


  • Your Focus will be to design, own and develop highly scalable and available services for data ingestion and data processing using Python

  • You will write Python libraries to provide interfaces to other teams in the company using cloud services

  • You will set up state of the art CI/CD pipelines for Python code management and introduce best practices with regards to code quality

  • Additionally you will optimize existing solutions with tremendous flexibility in technical choices

  • Moreover you will work with a growing team of data scientists, backend engineers, cloud architects and DevOps experts to develop novel inter-continental (automotive) cloud solutions


  • MS in computer science, mathematics, physics or a similar quantitative area with outstanding grades

  • 5+ years of professional Python development experience (production level experience, testing, profiling of code)

  • Advanced knowledge of data structures, algorithms and understanding of algorithmic complexity

  • 4+ years of experience with Devops Practices around Python projects

  • 3+ years of experience with data modelling and data engineering

  • Outstanding documentation and systems debugging skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English

  • Previous experience with deep learning and/or computer vision, and familiarity with deep learning frameworks such as PyTorch and Tensorflow


  • 40-hour weeks

  • Remote / mobile work

  • Company pension plan

  • Annual professional development

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