Linux Systems Engineer for Prototypes (f/m/d) - In-Car Infotainment

  • Budapest
  • Karlsruhe
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Who is Cinemo?

Cinemo is a fast paced, highly successful global company, a hidden champion, located at the heart of Karlsruhe, (Germany) and Budapest (Hungary). With our team of 140 people, we are creating embedded and cloud software for the next generations of In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems. Our customers are top branded automotive companies around the world.
We are working to empower any device with media. We are growing fast, breathing innovation and customer centricity. For our team we need exceptionally talented, bright people with a drive to work hard for their customers, both internally and externally. If you like challenges, join us and help integrate our cloud-based software and services into every car!

Position Description:

To customers we present our high quality in-vehicle infotainment solutions in the form of self-developed prototypes. As an Embedded Linux System Engineer you set up and help to improve these prototypes so that they can be shown worldwide to all our customers. Together with the prototyping team you ensure that the perfect demo system is in place and can be presented in a perfect light. Installing new systems from the ground up, identifying what might possibly go wrong and finally bringing all involved pieces of hardware, software and people together is your day to day work. This role requires an energetic and motivated individual with strong communication, organization, and technical skills and has the personality, desire and ability to deliver a quality experience to customers.


  • Establish, configure, test and maintain operating systems and system management tools on automotive embedded hardware (Linux and Android)
  • Enable development and deployment of Cinemo application software on embedded IVI systems for demo and testing purposes
  • Create prototypes from ground up which consist of multiple network-connected embedded devices running different operating systems


  • Expertise in installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Linux-based embedded systems with a proven project track record
  • Advanced knowledge of Linux/Unix based platforms and Android Systems
  • Experience in using script languages (e.g. Python, Bash, Ruby) and setting up software for automation
  • Basic Dev-Ops skills are a plus (e.g. Jenkins, Docker)
  • Knowledge of networking technologies (Ethernet, WiFi, TCP/IP)
  • Basic knowledge of system administration, performance tuning, and system monitoring would be advantageous
  • Strong communication and coordination skills (written and verbal)
  • You are self-motivated, proactive and able to work under minimal supervision
  • You pay attention to details and are highly self-organized
  • You are a team player
  • Proficient and fluent communication in English

The successful candidate will be required to work at Cinemo GmbH, Kaiserstr. 72, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany.

Interested in joining our International Team? Please send your job application to jobs@cinemo.com
  • Chantelle Kandan
  • HR Specialist