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Head of EQ, ASPICE and Sys. Eng. Processes & Tools (m/f/d)


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046 Düsseldorf, NW, DE, 40547 Koblenz, RP, DE, 56070 Schweinfurt, BY, DE, 97424 Passau, BY, DE, 94034

Req ID 40019 Friedrichshafen, Düsseldorf, Koblenz, Passau, Schweinfurt, Germany

We are looking for a a new colleague in our department Engineering Processes, Quality and Tools at our location in Friedrichshafen or at any other of our engineering centers in Germany


Your responsibilities as Head of EQ, ASPICE and Sys. Eng. Processes & Tools (m/f/d):

  • Leading ZF ASPICE initiative in R&D, reporting status to REG and QEG; building assessor & coaching Develops the DI-Quality Management System. Report DI-Q-Status and Assessment/Audit results as well as responsible for solving nonconformances
  • Leading an Engineering Quality Global Network (all Div) to align and implement EQ Strategy
  • Global Process Owner for Systems Engineering Processes
  • Planing and driving the Roll-In of the new PLM-SE processes and tool chain
  • Responsible for the R&D Process Framework (Level 2+3 processes) in Symbio and the R&D Processes Committee as well as the excellence in EQ, ASPICE and Sys. Eng. Processes & Tools


Your qualifications as Head of EQ, ASPICE and Sys. Eng. Processes & Tools (m/f/d):

  • 15+ years overall experience including several in the automotive industry as well as in process development and quality assurance
  • Deep Knowledge on ASPICE (including achieving status of “Lead Assessor” & "intacs™ Certified Competent Assessor (Automotive SPICE®)“), Requirements Engineering, Testing
  • Experience in PTC Integrity, Codebeamer and Stages is beneficial
  • Expertise in setting and managing customer expectations and interacting with (senior) leadership
  • CIS / CIP Experience


About ZF:
ZF is a global technology company suppling 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.
With some 157,500 employees worldwide, ZF reported sales of €38.3 billion in fiscal 2021. The company operates 188 production locations in 31 countries.


The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit


Be part of our ZF team as Head of EQ, ASPICE and Sys. Eng. Processes & Tools (m/f/d) and apply now!


Janin Oppermann

+49 211 584 222 166

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