BMW wants to avoid becoming a Foxconn supplying Apple

German schools are not producing enough tech engineers for BMW to hire them all in house

Source: safecarnews.com

I suppose there are schools outside of Germany able to help BMW meet its goals too. Very interesting that they seek to move from 20% software engineers to 50% of the payroll. Cars are mostly software now with autonomous electric propulsion simplifying things in the mechanical world. Elon Musk appears to have been right.