Software Engineer (m/w)

ELEKTRA SOLAR - R&D Department


Landsberg am Lech, Bayern

About Elektra Solar

Elektra Solar is facing the challenge of stratospheric manned and unmanned flight with solar-powered and emission-fee Aircraft. Elektra Solar is an official spin-off of the DLR (German Aerospace Center) Institute For Robotics and Mechatronics.

For the development of the control and monitoring software for the airborne and ground systems we are looking for a software engineer.


  • Design and implementation of the software modules (different levels of control     starting from device drivers up to the mission control) and software     systems
  • Implementation of the concepts for redundant, failure tolerant systems
  • Implementation of the concepts for system self-monitoring and recovery
  • Systematic testing of the complex software systems
  • Design and Implementation of the graphical interfaces for the aircraft cockpit     and ground control station


The candidate should fulfil the following requirements:

  • Master study in computer science, embedded systems or similar
  • Solid experience in software design and programming
  • Solid experience in programming of embedded real-time systems
  • Practical experience with TCP/IP networks

The practical knowledge and experience in the following fields will be appreciated:

  • Design of concurrent, failure tolerant systems
  • Design and certification of software systems according to DO-178

We offer

We offer a varied activity in an exciting company with tradition and future potential. You receive a lot of creative freedom and responsibility for your work right from the start. Due to the size of the company, your work has a direct impact on the company's success. The short development cycles allow you to see the results of your work in real flying systems after a short time. You work in a collegiate team with open communication at all levels. An attractive, performance-oriented salary completes the offer.

Your application

Send your application to


Am Penzinger Feld 15
86889 Landsberg am Lech

Apply now




Landsberg am Lech, Bayern

Start Date