At a glance

You are a manager, a leader and an expert - all at the same time? More concretely, you are an experienced firmware and/or embedded software engineer who additionally brings in professional project management skills? Then don’t hesitate and apply now: as Project Manager for Firmware development projects, you will have your finger on the technological pulse of time and work for the market leader within the field of 77GHz radar chips. Join us in developing leading-edge autonomous driving systems meeting the highest safety and security standards.

Quick info

Location Linz
Entry level Professionals / experienced
Job ID 37708
Start immediately
Type Full time
Contract Permanent

Job description

In your new job you will:
  • Manage and control firmware development projects within the project life cycle in compliance with Infineon internal milestone requirements and regulations
  • Perform project planning from product definition to transfer to production including project schedule, cost and resource efforts
  • Form and lead the project team assigning responsibilities within the project to project managers of sub-projects and project members
  • Conduct effective and regular project tracking
  • Spot, mitigate and avoid potential risks
  • Manage key stakeholders and handle effective customer communications on project management related issues
  • Work closely with relevant functions ( e.g. application, concept, design, verification, marketing, and quality teams ) to ensure project execution excellence and objective are aligned
  • Focus on project quality assessing progress and ensuring that goals are met, even in the face of challenges
  • Monitor changes against original project goals and be prepared for adapting plans


You manage your performance consistently and reliably. You demonstrate strong communication skills and know how to establish lasting relationships and networks. With your way of being you inspire and encourage your colleagues to succeed and regularly share insights with them. At the same time you remain aware of the big picture even in complex situations and take actions despite uncertain circumstances.

You are best equipped for this task if you have:
  • A university degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • 8+ years’ experience in a Firmware/Embedded Software Development Engineering role, thereof at least 4+ years managing firmware/software projects
  • Ideally managed V model life-cycle projects with ASPICE and ISO26262 
  • Experience with common project management tools and methodologies, ideally possessing already an IPMA level C certification
  • Exposure to agile methodologies such as scrum as an added advantage
  • Fluent English skills with German skills or willingness to learn it as a plus
  • Working experience of state-of-art project management and embedded software development tools
This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry, employment group H-I ( The monthly salary is paid 14 times p.a. A higher payment is negotiable depending on your expertise and skills. Furthermore, Infineon offers additional employee benefits.

About Us

Part of your life. Part of tomorrow.

We make life easier, safer and greener – with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. Efficient use of energy, environmentally-friendly mobility and security in a connected world – we solve some of the most critical challenges that our society faces while taking a conscientious approach to the use of natural resources.

Automotive (ATV) shapes the future of mobility with micro-electronics enabling clean, safe and smart cars

Semiconductors are essential to realize key trends like eMobility, automated driving and secure, connected cars. Infineon Automotive (ATV) is the #1 semiconductor partner in the fast-changing automotive world, based on our system knowledge coupled with our passion for innovation and quality. We are a key driver in the ever-advancing pace of digitalization in the automotive industry. At our location in Linz, we are focusing on high-frequency integrated switching circuits for automotive applications using state-of-the-art Bipolar/RF-CMOS semiconductor technologies as well as complex mixed signal ICs which are used in high frequency radar applications (77/79 GHz).

Linz is the third-largest city of Austria located approximately 30 kilometres (19 miles) south of the Czech border. It represents a symbiosis of industry, culture and nature - surrounded by stunning landscapes. As UNESCO City of Media Arts, Linz is also one of the world’s most future-orientated locations together with Lyon, Sapporo, Tel Aviv and Dakar. Austria’s social and health care system is among the best in the world and for decades numerous international surveys have singled out the country as a particularly safe and wealthy country with a high quality of life.

Find out what you like most about Linz/Upper Austria and join us:

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