CAREERS OPEN POSITIONS Comfort Function Development Engineer
Moncalieri Italia

Italdesign is expanding its activities in the field of Software functional development in Comfort automotive functionalities, for example BCM ECUs of the Group.
As member of Car Network team you will be involved in different projects to develop BCM and doors ECUs installed in different Group platforms.
You will implement the technical concepts required by standards and regulations according to the specific project constraints.
You will evaluate validation results to manage BCM development process and defects affecting the related functional domain.
You will be part of an interdisciplinary, networked and agile team. Together with Car Networking specialists and Functional Developer you will be part of the development process for series products.


  • System requirements design, creation and maintenance;
  • System test requirements design, creation and maintenance;
  • Interface with Testing department and test reposts evaluation and periodical report to the Group;
  • Design and execution of Functional smoke tests on test benches both in simulation environment and with real ECU;
  • Understand the BCM role inside the vehicle architecture and its platform specific implementations from both HW and SW point of view;
  • Interface with other Function Developers to define and manage function impacts on other domains;
  • Take care of requirement traceability and tests execution reports;
  • Manage impacts to BCM SW due to vehicle architecture changes: Data affected, Routing
  • Matrices, Diagnostic Interface, Performances specifications;
  • Steer the ECU Tier I supplier for SW upgrades and bug fixes;
  • Manage the production release process to finally deliver the component in series ensuring the product quality.


Key requirements

  • Automotive (OEM, Tier 1, Tier 2) experience required;
  • Previous experience in the series functionality concepts and the related communication implementation;
  • Experience on ECU electronics and vehicle networks, on embedded SW, knowledge and experience in the common Bus interfaces (e.g. CAN, CAN-FD, Automotive Ethernet, FlexRay, LIN etc.);
  • Knowledge of ISO/OSI model and TCP/IP Stack;
  • Experience with CANOe, CAPL coding;
  • Experience on requirements engineering/management using Doors or a similar Tool;
  • Prior experience in ECU’s SW Validation or ECU series SW design/development;
  • Experience with Version management tool;
  • Take on responsibility, work independently being able to share achievements with the team;
  • Show initiative and work in a structured way.

Optional requirements

  • Knowledge of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software System requirements and specifications;
  • Experience to learn the various engineering management systems (System42, Doors, Ti-Rex, KVS, Jira, Confluence, etc.);
  • Experience with CAN and LIN networks;
  • Experience with HW and SW product development and maintenance.

Other Information

  • Education: Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Vehicle Engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronics or similar
  • Language skills: Fluent knowledge of written and spoken English (at least B2 level); German would be appreciated
  • Workplace: Moncalieri (TO), Italia and availability to travel
  • Benefit: continuous training (technical, soft and languages skills), company canteen, mobility services, health insurance, car leasing program, smart working, flexible benefits, good work-life balance

Italdesign is committed to create an inclusive, diverse and safe workplace, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer (L.903/77).

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