Hardware Engineering Expert (m/f/d) 

LOCATION: Munich / Germany | COMPANY: Knorr-Bremse Systeme für Schienenfahrzeuge GmbH | REQUISITION ID: 2414 | Full-time Regular 




  • Works with multiple teams to design, develop, test and manufacture (safety critical) software/hardware integrated systems
  • Defines the system architecture, including data storage, vehicle and cloud interface, power modes, messaging and data delivery, cellular connection management, etc.
  • Works with product management to break down user stories into technical specifications
  • Organizes and leads design reviews with the engineering teams
  • Researchs and evaluates new technologies and tools. Helps the teams with adoption and implementation
  • Owns the electrical and mechanical interfaces
  • Consults the upper management



  • 10 years of practical experience as a developer of embedded hardware and periphery
  • Proven experience and Know-how with IoT Edge Device development connected to cloud platforms (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google)
  • Experience incorporating hardware-based security techniques (Hardware Security modules, TrustZone, Secure Boot, etc) into a robust hardware/software system design
  • Experience leading a team of engineers without formal team lead role
  • University degree in electrical engineering or related fields 
  • Fluent in German and English


Come and join our team!

Let’s shape the future of mobility together!

Who are we? Some 30,500 team players around the world, hard at work in over 100 locations across more than 30 countries. As a force for progress on road and rail, we prioritize technical excellence, sustainable business practices and social responsibility. At the last count, our global revenues totaled EUR 6.7 billion. Join us, and you can expect exciting, varied work in an international environment with attractive working conditions – including flexible working hours, sabbaticals and remote work. In addition, you can work up to twenty days a year from abroad in the EU. A broad selection of continuing education programs offers you plenty of opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. And you can look forward to many other benefits, such as sports and healthcare programs, corporate volunteering, JobRad bicycle leasing, subsidized public transit options, and a state-of-the-art workplace with a rich choice of in-house catering options.