About us

PHYTEC has been active as an international technology service provider for the development and production of embedded systems for over 30 years. Our worldwide customers come from many different market segments. They integrate our products and services in order to achieve important competitive advantages in their respective target markets. PHYTEC offers innovative and universal standard products that we can efficiently adapt to the specific needs of our customers

We strive for long-term, reliable, and value-oriented partnerships with all of our customers. This is a principle that also guides us in respect to our employees, shareholders, and business partners. Honesty, trust, motivation, responsibility, quality and innovation are just some of the values that we believe are most important in all of our business dealings, both within our company and with our customers.

We are looking to employ as soon as possible:
Embedded Software Developer (Linux)

Your job responsibilities and duties

  • Analyzing and designing concepts of customer software requirements
  • Evaluating and rating solutions (user space programming, programming language, middleware, libraries and frameworks, APIs)
  • Implementing and testing standard solutions
  • Porting, maintaining and testing frameworks, middleware, and libraries (e.g., Qt, OSGi, librmaa)
  • Transmitting drivers, modules, and patches to the Linux community
  • Joint porting and supporting partner solutions
  • Observing and reporting on development of solution approaches in the Linux community

Your qualifications and requirements

  • User space programming in Linux
  • Enthusiasm for new technologies and software development in Linux
  • Interest in open source software development
  • Experience working with Debian distributions
  • Experience with cloud services
  • Experience with package managers (including generating your own packages)
  • Experience with hardware abstraction libraries (e.g., librmaa)
  • Java, Javascript, C/C++, Python, PHP, HTML, Shell script
  • Experience handling git versioning 
  • Very good knowledge of spoken and written English
  • Good knowledge of spoken and written German is an advantage
  • Quick comprehension
  • Good communication skills

What we can offer you

  • A stable, modern workplace in a global, innovative family-business with 30 years of experience
  • Healthy growth and responsible corporate governance for more than 30 years
  • Short, open, and honest communication channels
  • Transparent information for a high degree of understanding regarding the tasks and company development
  • A pleasant working atmosphere in a positive work and leadership environment
  • High employee satisfaction and family-like cohesion are PHYTEC’s 1st values
  • A location in the Rhine-Main area with good infrastructure and a lot of possibilities for leisure, sport and culture

Your application

Please send your detailed application, stating your salary expectations and your possible starting date, by e-mail to


We would prefer to receive your application via e-mail. If this is not possible, you can send your application by regular mail:

PHYTEC Messtechnik GmbH
Leitung Personal
Gabriele Klein
Robert-Koch-Straße 39
55129 Mainz

We look forward to your application!