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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Software Defect Manager (m/f/d)


Koblenz, RP, DE, 56070

Req ID 25185

We are looking for a new colleague in our department Active Safety Systems at our location in Koblenz.



  • As Software Defect Manager (m/f/d) you support the product development within a customer application project taking over the responsibility for management of problem reports. This covers the full problem management lifecycle starting with the initial analysis until implementation and verification of the final solution
  • Close cooperation with the involved development departments, especially with software project management. First point of contact for the customer in terms of analysis status, technical details and solution definition for problem reports
  • Responsibility for creation and maintenance of reports for problem management. Regular reporting of problem status internally and to the customer
  • In your work as defect manager you apply the existing process landscape, but you are also contributing to its extension and improvement. In ASPICE assessment you are representing the process SUP.9 (Problem Resolution)
  • Your key tool for problem management is PTC Integrity  



  • University degree in engineering, preferred with focus on electrical or software engineering
  • Long term experience in embedded software development for complex mechatronic systems in automotive industry as well as good experience with A-SPICE and PTC Integrity
  • Self-contained, structured and well-organized working style. 
  • Experience in customer communication and in leading distributed development teams
  • Fluent English and German language skills in written and spoken



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.
In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.

The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit www.zf.com/berufundprivatleben


Be part of our ZF team as Software Defect Manager (m/f/d) and apply now!


Janka Ruderisch


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