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Title:  Automotive System Architect

Requisition ID:  39908
Department:  Software Platform Development Department

Kodaira, Tokyo, JP

Job Function:  Software

Job Type: Permanent  - Full Time 

Travel Required: 0% 

Remote Work Available: Yes 


Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter world, and our goal is to make every endpoint intelligent by offering product solutions in the automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT markets. Our robust product portolio includes world-leading MCUs, SoCs, analog and power products, plus Winning Combination solutions that curate these complementary products. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas employs roughly 21,000 people in more than 30 countries worldwide. As a global team, our employees actively embody the Renesas Culture, our guiding principles based on five key elements: Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial. Renesas believes in, and has a commitment to, diversity and inclusion, with initiatives and a leadership team dedicated to its resources and values. At Renesas, we want to build a sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics and the world.


Perform tasks related to in-vehicle systems to realize Software Define Vehicle
-Develop core technologies that meet customer requirements and technology trends, and design system-level reference designs and system architectures using Renesas products (HW, SW, development environment).
-Propose system architecture to OEM/Tier1 customers
-Reference application development for CASE
-Container orchestration, Digital twin, DevOps architecture design



The value of automobiles is changing from the traditional "running, turning, and stopping" to the value created by applications and SW, such as "automated driving and connected". We at Renesas need to change from being just a device vendor to a solution vendor that works closely with customers and partners to provide applications, SW, and development environments. We are looking for system architects who can create new value for automobiles and mobility, and define and realize products and services from the customer's perspective, in order to realize Software Define Vehicle by leveraging the strengths of Renesas' devices.

Renesas' Automotive SW Development Division is a group that creates new solutions for cars and mobility through innovative SW and development environment that pursues the value of essential things. We have great colleagues and an environment globally where we respect each other's abilities and ideas and actively exchange open feedback in order to quickly take on the challenges necessary to achieve our goals. We are looking for new colleagues to grow with us and share our goals.


[Required Skills and Work Experience]

1. Must

-Experience in system design
-Able to make proactive proposals to create new value for Renesas
-Able to set and execute goals at your own discretion


2. Want

-Experience in ECU level system design and application development at OEM/Tier 1
-Knowledge of Linux OS, in-vehicle networking, OTA, container orchestration
-Experience in RTOS development such as AUTOSAR, QNX, Zephyr, etc.
-Experience in DevOps and PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) implementation/construction using cloud computing


3. Language Skills

- English  Business level  TOEIC score around 700

- Japanese  Business level