Valeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions, the improvement of vehicle performance and to the development of intuitive driving. In 2015, the Group generated sales of 14.5 billion and invested over 10% of its original equipment sales in research and development. Valeo has 134 plants, 17 research centers, 35 development centers and 15 distribution platforms, and employs 82,800 people in 30 countries worldwide. Valeo is listed on the Paris stock exchange and is a member of the CAC 40 index. The mission of the Powertrain Systems Business Group is to develop innovative powertrain solutions aimed at reducing fuel consumption and co2 emissions, without compromising on the pleasure and dynamics of driving. These innovations cover a complete product range, from the optimization of internal combustion engines to the varying degrees of electrification of vehicles, from stop-start systems to the electric car. Equal opportunities (gender, disabilities, mature workers, nationality, etc.) are at the heart of Valeo's recruitment policy.
As Software ARchitect your main missions are : - Responsible of RFQ and RFI answer: *Defines the most suitable software product to answer to Customers needs *Selects the microcontroller to be used for RFQ/RFI from the PEL roadmap *Supports HW team to select smart components (GDU, TLF, etc ) *Defines the software architecture at Building Block level including the safety concept *In conjunction with SW Métier, defines common, Product specific and Project specific Buidling Blocks and allocate them to Métier or Project teams *Selects COTS to be used based on Customer, technical requirements, business model, and PEL roadmap *In conjunction with SW Métier, defines the Quotation (project activities and Building Blocks configuration & integration) - Innovation: *Based on Market trends, co-defines with Métier Buidling Blocks and Innovation roadmaps -Provide Project support and reviews - Works closely with the customer