Vehicle Software Engineer – Over-the-Air (OTA) Update (f/m/d) (part-time possible)

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We are looking for a Vehicle Software Engineer, who will push the implementation of successful Over-the-Air (OTA) update campaigns. To ensure a smooth and seamless digital experience, we are currently building a team of experts operating and continuously improving Over-the-Air Functionalities upfront with our customers. You, as the Vehicle Software Engineer, will be based in Ludwigsburg, Germany, and will be responsible for the successful execution of OTA update campaigns and continuous improvement of the whole system from a vehicle perspective. Your involvement will span all aspects of the OTA update process including planning, preparation, testing, monitoring, problem solving, and implementation. We strive for continuous improvement, so from the first day, we want you to think big and find the best solutions to operate that process sustainably and feasibly 

The OTA Team is part of our Portfolio Vehicle. Within this Portfolio we work in cross-functional product teams across the globe, to develop premium customized Porsche services that are integrated seamlessly into the existing digital life of our customers. Global collaboration and synergies based on lean and data-driven processes are key to our success.  

If you are not only in for the quick fix but like to get to the bottom of interesting technical challenges and are keen on being around exciting cars, Porsche Digital is the right place for you. 



  • Actively shaping the development and set up of the OTA Operation Center from a vehicle perspective (platform development, process optimization, and automation, tool implementation, etc.)  
  • Ensuring error-free OTA update operations in coordination with different cross-functional teams 
  • Analyzing problems and creating solutions for consumers in the current OTA update system 
  • Planning and preparation of OTA update campaigns for Porsche’s customer vehicle fleet worldwide 
  • Tracking and troubleshooting of worldwide OTA update campaigns in coordination with the international markets and OTA operations teams 
  • OTA update software bundle creation and pre-testing on HIL's and Porsche vehicles 
  • Status management and reporting to stakeholder management 



  • 2+ years of professional experience in the field of automotive electronics or software development in an automotive context 
  • Strong technical background with experience in projects for OTA software updates and OTA functionalities in general  Knowledge of vehicle diagnostics including flashing and configuration of vehicle software
  • Experience with managing complex sets and sources of data, as well as extracting and analyzing vehicle logs and traces
  • Hands-on experience with Porsche testing equipment, processes and diagnostic systems is a plus
  • E/E architecture and in-vehicle network know-how will be an advantage
  • Flexibility to work both independently as a pro-active problem solver as well as collaborate in a cross-functional team to deliver on a common goal
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills combined with the ability to grasp complex issues quickly
  • Strong communication and organizational skills  
  • Fluent in German & English  



  • Competitive payment
  • Thirty days of paid vacation
  • Referral bonuses for bringing new talent on board
  • Flexible working model (you and your team decide when to be in the office)
  • Food allowance for Speisewerk (Ludwigsburg)
  • Access to VW canteen (Berlin)
  • A coffee bot that helps you to network while working remotely



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