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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Software Lead Engineer (m/f/d)


Koblenz, RP, DE, 56070

Req ID 25186

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



  • Technical definition and lead of implementation of new software functions and features in customer application projects in close cooperation with project management and customer
  • Responsible for the systematic breakdown of functions/features to software architecture components, definition of feature implementation strategy, maturity growth and software internal cross functional planning, all this in cooperation with experts from all software engineering teams 
  • Support of resource planning and execution of progress monitoring for feature implementation especially in case of cross-functional work packages, leading investigations and definition of solutions in case of technical issues
  • Technical interface to the customer for technical topics related to software functions/features
  • Ensure process compliant execution of the software development according to A-SPICE   


  • 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 Lead Engineer (m/f/d) and apply now!


Janka Ruderisch


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