Balázs Grill

Automotive Expert and Lead Developer

Eclipse tool developer with experience in embedded systems. Specialized for model-based development tools for automotive embedded applications using AUTOSAR standards. I can cover every aspect of modelbased tool development from using database back-ends to textual and graphical notations of models.

Experienced in safety-critical automotive embedded software development including low-level hardware drivers and AUTOSAR Basic Software modules.

Also has experience in semantic web technologies and other knowledge-representation techniques. Specialties: Using advanced model-based technologies to improve traditional software development

Work Experience

IncQuery Labs Ltd.

Automotive Expert and Lead Developer

2015 - Present

I participate in several projects in the company, both in automotive and state-of-the-art MDD fields and I am the technical lead of the automotive projects.


2015 - Present

Maintainer of the Local search and hybrid graph pattern matcher engines for the VIATRA technology.

Thyssenkrupp Presta Hungary Ltd.

Senior Software Developer

2012 - 2015

Participated in development of an AUTOSAR Authoring tool based on eclipse and related technologies. I was personally responsible for the majority of the user interface and several core services.

  • I also took part in some embedded development including AUTOSAR standard basic software modules and safety-critical software components.
  • From 2013 I was a member of the AUTOSAR consortium standardization body.

OptXware Research & Development Ltd.

Software developer

2009 - 2012

AUTOSAR tool development with eclipse technologies. My responsibilities covered EMF-based modelling, Graphical model notations using GEF and Persistence for large models using graph databases.

Freelance developer

2007 - 2009

I've created software for electric and thermal modeling of high-voltage energy cables using IEEE standards. The primarily used technology were Delphi/Object Pascal and Matlab for the physical computations.

BME Innovation and Knowledge Centre of Information Technology

Student developer

2006 - 2007

Software system designs using UML technologies. Implementation of client-server systems using J2EE technologies.


Budapest University of Technology and Economics

Information Technology

Master's Degree

2004 - 2009


Eclipse Technologies

  • Eclipse Modeling Framework
  • Xtext
  • Xtend
  • OSGi
  • Tycho

Embedded Development

  • C
  • ISO26262
  • Automotive Spice

Web Technologies

  • HTML
  • Javascript
  • J2E
  • Jetty
  • Nginx

NoSQL Databases

  • Apache TinkerPop
  • Apache Cassandra
  • Titan
  • Neo4J
  • OrientDB

Development Tools

  • git
  • gerrit
  • docker
  • Jenkins
  • Maven
  • Jacoco/SonarQube
  • Gradle