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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Customer System Engineer

Country/Region:  JP

Yokohama, 14, JP

Req ID 49370 Yokohama-JTC, Japan

We are looking for a new colleague in the Active Safety Systems Department at our location in Yokohama.


Your Tasks:

  • Customer Window for software application engineering on brake products in Japan.
  • Engineering customer interface in a global team environment.
  • Manage software application engineering in closing engineering issues to meet customer satisfaction.
  • Confirm software requirements documents / validation plans with customer.  Clarify customer requirements.
  • Demonstrate/Explain ZF core designs/specifications to the customer.
  • Coordinate and lead customer design review of product development based on change points and failure mode.
  • Negotiate and discuss design changes based on technical design background and test results review with customer.
  • Develop and get agreement of product specifications and criteria for validations
  • Develop and prioritize action items and close action items with strategic thinking in a global team environment.
  • Lead and create technical presentations to customer in cooperation with ZF global team members

Your Profile:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Science required; or equivalent               
  • More than 5 years of experience in engineering or equivalent in software industry   
  • Basic knowledge and job experience of software development.
  • Basic knowledge of project management.
  • Experience of Automotive industry.
  • Work experience with overseas coworker/customer in multiple cultures
  • Logical manner communication skill in Japanese and English as well. Capture what the customer expects and break down into specific actions.
  • Managing multiple priorities with capability of risk management.
  • Persuasion and negotiation skill.
  • Creative problem solving (Develop goals and describe scenario to resolve technical issues.)
  • Skill to create technical document. 


Be part of our ZF team as Customer System Engineer and apply now!


Aoi Terasaka


At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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