Job Code | #164

Senior Staff Signal Processing Engineer


Munich, Germany or Haifa, Israel

Job Overview:

Do you enjoy working in a creative fast-growing entrepreneurial environment? With indie you´ll never walk alone! We place high value on our teams and pursue excellence for our employees and customers!

indie is an Autotech solutions innovator. We focus on edge sensors spanning multiple modalities including LiDAR, radar, ultrasound and vision for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), autonomous vehicles, connected car, user experience and electrification applications.

We are seeking a signal processing engineer to join our indie radar team. This position is a senior staff engineer responsible for algorithm development in the automotive radar space, directly reporting into the director of radar systems. The position encompasses theoretical analysis and algorithm implementation, development of verification and validation methods and practical testing. It is a unique opportunity to work at the forefront of algorithm development and turn ideas into real automotive products. You will be shaping unique hardware-software codesigned products based on Indie’s strength in processing, digital systems and RF hardware.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop challenging and innovative radar systems in a fast-growing startup environment, where your contribution directly drives the success of the automotive radar team and indie Semiconductor as a whole.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Fundamental development of radar algorithms based on customer requirements or internal analysis.

  • Implementation of algorithms and automated test methods in our radar evaluation environment (REE) in Python.

  • Taking over responsibilities for principal algorithm development in pre-development and/or series-development projects.

  • Develop quantification methods for radar processing, integrate them into REE and apply them to real road data.

  • Identify critical drive scenarios and add them to our drive data base.

  • Integrate embedded routines and limitations into the REE for benchmarking performance against floating point implementations.

  • Transfer requirements into software and system architectures.

  • Some travel will be required, including international.

Job Requirements:

With us, you must love being part of an organization where everyone makes a difference and contributes to the company's success. Creativity, Ownership and Excellence are what we value.

These are the skills and know how an ideal candidate would bring. We understand that nobody is perfect! After all, your new job should challenge you and you should have the possibilities to grow.

  • MS degree with 3+ years of experience or a Ph.D. degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or other technical fields

  • Proficient in mathematical estimation, statistical methods, and algorithm development.

  • Strong interest in covering algorithm work from theory over implementation up to verification with real drives.

  • Fundamental understanding of radar technology, signal processing and wave propagation models.

  • Experienced in software development in Python and tools for software engineering (Git, Jenkins)

  • Familiarity with Linux-based ROS (Robot operating system) and hands-on project experience

  • Fluent English written and verbal communication skills; knowledge of German is a plus.


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