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Senio Python Developer - Engineering Platform

Company Description

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2021, Continental generated sales of €33.8 billion and currently employs more than 190,000 people in 58 countries and markets. On October 8, 2021, the company celebrated its 150th anniversary. The Automotive group sector comprises technologies for passive safety, brake, chassis, motion and motion control systems. Innovative solutions for assisted and automated driving, display and operating technologies, as well as audio and camera solutions for the vehicle interior, are also part of the portfolio, as is intelligent information and communication technology for the mobility services of fleet operators and commercial vehicle manufacturers. Comprehensive activities relating to connectivity technologies, vehicle electronics and high-performance computers round off the range of products and services.

Job Description

In the Budapest Artificial Intelligence Development Centre of Continental, Autonomous Mobility, we create next generation automotive software solutions which make automated driving safe and affordable. We work towards Vision Zero, a goal to eliminate fatal accidents happening every day on the world’s roads. We are looking for creative minds who are passionate to shape the future of automated driving by delivering world-class perception and fusion systems.

Our teams develop complex and high performing reference systems. Hardware, data, and machine learning teams are collaborating to provide high quality data to serve different business needs, e.g. product validation.

  • Design and realization of an application-tailored reference systems according to specifications.

  • Development of hardware and software modules and their integration to a system.

  • System performance and data quality checks for quality insurance.

  • Data pipeline development for efficient data pre-processing and storage.

  • Reference system data processing to generate ground truth in a (semi-)automated way.

Your tasks:

  • Lead the design and architecture of software projects, making high-level technical decisions

  • Participate in project planning, task estimation, and technical input for project timelines.

  • Think in systems and explore opportunities to improve and streamline end-to-end processes by transforming abstract concepts into working solutions.

  • Solve complex technical problems; develop software modules, optimize software performance, identify and solve performance bottlenecks, and test solutions.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including product managers, software architects, AI developers, to ensure project success.

  • Collaborate with DevOps teams to automate the deployment process.

  • Provide technical leadership, conduct code reviews to ensure adherence coding standards and best practices.


  • University degree (BSc or higher) in a technical area: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.

  • Excellent coding skills in Python and C++.

  • 5+ years of relevant job experience as software developer or software architect with a strong track record of successful software project delivery.

  • Professional usage of software development tools.

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.

  • Experience in mentoring and training junior developers.

  • Good command of English language.

  • Willingness to work independently and as part of an international team.

  • Nice to have:

  • Experience with cloud technologies and computer vision

  • Experience with agile development methods

Additional Information

  • Competitive compensation and a wide range of benefits, including:

    • Bonus system

    • Annual flexible benefit (Cafeteria)

    • Private health insurance

    • Employee discounts

    • Sport pass support

  • Flexible work-from-home arrangements

  • Continuous development with access to numerous trainings, including technical skills, soft skills and language skills

  • Personal career development and a challenging role with end-to-end responsibility

  • Opportunity to see your ideas turn into reality with our test vehicles

  • Ability to directly deliver software into real, innovative products

  • Easily accessible office location in downtown Budapest (near Kálvin square)

Ready to drive with Continental? Take the first step and fill in the online application.