About Asaphus Vision

At  Asaphus Vision, our mission is to lead the way in enabling safer and more personalized driving experiences for all. We accomplish this by driving innovation in computer vision and deep-learning algorithms, and delivering cutting-edge software to the automotive industry. Our driver-monitoring and interior-monitoring technology sets the industry standard for safety, convenience, and personalization, and is trusted by leading car manufacturers around the world.

Asaphus Vision is a company of the Valeo group.

We strive to foster a positive, international, diverse, and inclusive work environment that empowers our employees to grow and excel. We value diversity, collaboration, and transparency, and believe that our employees are our greatest asset. Our goal is to attract and retain the most talented individuals in the industry, and to provide them with the resources, training, and opportunities they need to succeed. By working together, we will continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in automotive software, and set new standards for excellence in our industry.

Asaphus Vision is ISO 9001 certified.


The Asaphus Library is a driver-monitoring and interior-monitoring software that is optimized to deal with all the complex situations that can occur in a moving vehicle. It processes the video stream of a single 2D near-infrared camera.

Because the Asaphus Library is fully based on deep-learning technology, it offers unparalleled accuracy, robustness, and high availability. It is extremely light and optimized under embedded computing constraints. It meets the highest safety requirements and has proven itself in mass production by OEMs around the world. 

The output signals of the Asaphus Library power advanced driver-assistance systems, level 2 and level 3 automated driving, personalization, and automatic airbag deactivation functions.

The Asaphus Library implements the functions:

  1. 3D head pose,
  2. Eye-opening state,
  3. Eye gaze,
  4. Gaze region-of-interest and gaze control,
  5. Distraction and drowsiness detection,
  6. Face identification, and presentation-attack detection,
  7. Detection of facial expressions,
  8. Use-of-phones and driver-activity detection,
  9. 3D body pose and out-of-position detection,
  10. Occupancy classification, child-seat detection.


Looking for your next big adventure? Are you passionate about solving complex and interesting problems? Join our team! Asaphus offers a fast-paced work environment in which your work has an impact. Work on cutting-edge AI software in a motivated and international team. Take advantage of our team of currently 50 colleagues by learning new skills and progressing in your career.

We believe in rewarding excellent work. Join Asaphus and enjoy an international, culturally diverse work environment. We have an open corporate culture and a leadership team that listens and cares about your professional growth. We offer a competitive salary that will retain the top talents. Our modern office is in the center of Berlin (Charlottenburg). Our office building is a Green Building and has been awarded with the LEED Gold Certification for Sustainability.

Just e-mail us your application, including your CV and salary expectations, to jobs@asaphus.de.

C++ Software Engineer (m/w/d)
C++ Software Engineer (m/w/d)

Your responsibilities:

Designing and developing our C++ software in an agile environment;
Testing and debugging C++ code on Windows, Linux and on embedded Systems;
Using and extending our continuous development and integrating pipelines for robust software testing and deployment;

Your qualifications:

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Mathematics;
5+ years of relevant work experience;
Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills;
Strong programming skills in C++ (C++14 is in focus);
Knowledge of Python;
Proven experience in software development;
Proven experience with software design and development concepts;
Experience with OpenCV and CNN and working in automotive is an added bonus;
Solid communication skills in English;
German residency or an existing working permit for Germany is essential;
Interest or experience in configuration management is a plus

R&D Engineer Deep Learning
R&D Engineer Deep Learning

Your responsibilities:

Develop machine-learning models for use in our software library;
Develop and maintain pre-processing, training, and evaluation pipelines;
Analyze, validate, test, and understand the inner workings and limitations of your models;
Support the release of the library to production;
Develop and automate our machine learning infrastructure;
Guide, support, and develop tools for the data acquisition for your models;
Analyze, clean, and preprocess data for training and validation;
Employ software development best practices and help to maintain them through reviews and mentoring.

Your profile:

Master’s degree in Computer Science with a strong focus on Machine Learning;
Deep understanding of machine-learning methods and in particular deep learning for machine vision problems;
Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills;
Experience with relevant scientific software packages (Python, TensorFlow, Caffe,…);
Strong software engineering skills for prototypic development and implementation of experimental setups;
Experience with machine learning in production and MLOps is a plus;
Programming skills in Python and C++;
Excellent communication skills in English;
German residency or an existing working permit for Germany is essential.

Quality Assurance Engineer
Quality Assurance Engineer

The QAE position is not about software quality testing. It is about the implementation of sustainable quality processes, verification of the efficiency of such processes, monitoring and definition of countermeasures as well as executing  internal audits to make sure things are used in our daily work. You help raise Asaphus to a new level of quality understanding by using your motivational skills combined with your spirit and passion.

Your responsibilities:

Developing quality processes which are in compliance with automotive standards and user friendly;
Creation of non-conformities following quality audits and tracking them until closure;
Rolling out quality processes and helping the team to apply them;
Monitoring compliance with processes and the required quality of work products in our projects;
Coordinate quality meetings using common methods;
Creation of quality assurance project status reports;
Perform process audits and assessments.

Your profile:

Successfully completed a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field;
Proven record of experience in quality assurance, preferred in software development;
Experience with product/software release processes and documentation for customer deliveries;
Practical experience in agile development environments;
Experience in the lifecycle of Product Development Processes is a plus;
Strong process orientation and experience in the application of standards (e.g. ISO 9001, Automotive SPICE);
High level of quality awareness and independent working methods within an agile development team;
Strong communication and leadership skills as well as working productively in a team;
Fluent in English, good command of German language is advantageous.

Grants and Awards

Research Tax Credit, 2019-2021
Research Tax Credit, 2019-2021
KMU Innovativ: project DeepEyeTracking, 2017 - 2019
KMU Innovativ: project DeepEyeTracking, 2017 - 2019
Winner 2015
Winner 2015
EXIST grant 2014 - 2015
EXIST grant 2014 - 2015
Winner 2014
Winner 2014


Asaphus Vision GmbH
Managing Director: Fabien Dias
Fon: +49 30 235 923 490
Email: contact@asaphus.de

Visiting Address:
Asaphus Vision
Gutenbergstraße 2
10587 Berlin | Germany