Computer Scientist, Software Engineer - Software Development Autonomous Driving & Data Science (m/f/d)

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You have successfully completed your studies or doctorate and are looking for new challenges, diverse projects, interdisciplinary teams and flat hierarchies? Then become part of TWT GmbH Science & Innovation! TWT stands for Technical-Scientific Transfer – for 35 years, we have generated new scientific know-how through the expertise of our employees in over 70 research projects to date in collaboration with internationally renowned universities, companies and institutes around the world. We transfer this know-how directly into practice for our customers and partners such as Daimler, Mercedes, BMW, Audi, Porsche, CARIAD, IBM, Dassault Systèmes, Samsung and Microsoft. Our core competencies are IT, Digital Engineering and Consulting, our strategy is to focus on their combination. As a knowledge society, our philosophy is to work directly at the pulse of tomorrow´s innovations, such as Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Driving, E-Mobility, Model Based Systems Engineering or Virtual Experience.

What you can expect

  • You will work on agile software projects and develop proof-of-concepts for the R&D departments of our premium customers in the areas of Connected and Autonomous Driving, Internet of Things, Model Based Systems Engineering and Artificial Intelligence.
  • Depending on the project, you will develop novel software solutions in the areas of rich client, web client or cloud native applications.
  • You develop and validate functions in simulation (XiL) and in real test trials.
  • You accompany industry and research projects from the brainstorming stage through the concept phase and implementation to validation and roll-out with the customer.
  • You coordinate our interdisciplinary projects in close coordination with our customers, including as a cloud developer, data-driven software engineer or fullstack developer.
  • You actively contribute your ideas to our software development process.
  • Together with us, you will determine the optimal fit of your skills and development goals to our current projects - in this way, you will shape your own personal career path with us, following on from your university career.

What you should provide

  • Convincingly completed master's degree in computer science, technical cybernetics, mathematics, software engineering or similar, preferably with a doctorate
  • Proven very good knowledge of a higher programming language such as C++, C#, Python or Java (e.g. through student research projects, internships, working student activities)
  • In-depth knowledge in at least one of the following areas: Databases, web apps, networks and communication, middleware, sensor data processing and fusion, embedded systems, microcontrollers and ECUs, model-based system engineering, Microsoft Azure, Docker, software development according to test-driven design, CI/CD, Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
  • Good knowledge of embedded programming or methodical understanding of abstract system and software design and with modeling languages such as UML or SysML
  • First contacts with a game engine such as UnrealEngine or Unity as well as in agile software development (e.g. Scrum) are desirable
  • Innovative spirit, initiative and enthusiasm to tackle challenging tasks
  • Very good communication skills and enjoyment of constant exchange within the team and with the customers, winning appearance and a good sense of humor
  • Very good English skills

What we offer

  • Innovative, highly technically demanding industry and research projects, interdisciplinary teams and highly qualified colleagues
  • Work in projects for development and IT departments of premium vehicle manufacturers such as Daimler, Mercedes, BMW, Audi, Porsche, CARIAD
  • Research contacts with leading universities such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Flat hierarchies, open doors and the chance to take over responsibility quickly - participate, shape, leave your own fingerprint
  • Discover new talents and shape your own career path: Become a specialist, project manager or manager
  • Simultaneous, collaborative work using modern digital platforms
  • Possibility of remote work during Corona times, if compatible with project tasks, which is currently the case for most employees
  • Flexible working hours thanks to our attractive flextime model
  • Have twice as much fun with great colleagues in your day-to-day work
  • Structured onboarding supported by a personal mentor
  • Attractive benefits, fresh fruit, coffee and tea free of charge


Reference number TWT-202-EN
Location: Stuttgart, München, Ingolstadt, Tübingen

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact Dr. Martin Obstbaum.
TWT GmbH Science & Innovation · Ernsthaldenstr. 17 · 70565 Stuttgart · Tel. +49 - 711.21 57 77.0