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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Embedded Linux Software Engineer

Country/Region:  CZ

Plzeň, CZ, 30100

Req ID 61032 Avalon R&D Center, Czech Republic

Join our in-company-start-up organization as an Embedded Linux Developer specializing in IoT for cloud-based applications.
You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining software for embedded systems that interact with cloud platforms.
You will help us to create efficient and secure solutions in Linux-based environments, IoT devices and IoT technologies.


Your tasks and responsibilities:


  • Design, development and optimization of innovative Embedded Linux IoT solutions​
  • Write efficient and maintainable code and tests​
  • Ensure secure and reliable data transmission from edge devices to cloud platforms​
  • Test and commissioning of the developed software in a system context​
  • Use existing hardware in innovative ways to solve problems​
  • Search and selection of potential future HW platforms​


Your profile:


  • 3+ years of experience with Embedded Linux development and embedded software development​
  • Qualification based on experience equally valued as degree in electrical engineering, computer science or information technology​
  • Solid programming background, preferably in C or Rust​
  • Knowledge of ARM-Architecture as well as Python are a plus​
  • Interest in mechatronic system and basic knowledge of measurement and control technology are appreciated​
  • English is mandatory, additional languages (e.g. German) are advantageous

What we offer:


  • Above standard working environment - new modern offices in center of Pilsen, with terrace
  • Modern technologies, team of experts and seniors
  • HO possibility 50%/50%
  • HO contribution
  • Meal vouchers
  • 26 vacation days
  • Travel insurance world
  • Flexible working time
  • Training and development
  • Advanced company culture
  • Teambuildings


Be part of our ZF team as Embedded Linux Software Engineer and apply now!


Kristýna Paidarová

What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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