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Validation Project Lead


Monterrey, NLE, MX, 64830

Req ID 19570

We are looking to hire a Validation Project Lead to join our team at Monterrey

Main responsibility:

  • Track and align Validation activities in each domains (equipment readiness, Test preparation, Test execution, Test Results analysis, Test reporting, risk, issue....)
    • Create and maintain overall schedule and overall strategy (understand each milestones) (e.g. Master Test Plan across all domains)
    • VPL should monitor SYS.4 , SYS.5  (System Integration, System Qualification Test activities) with master test plan.
    • VPL will be single point contact for all test activities with in a project and coordinating with domain leads
    • Review and release test reports including recommendation as input for engineering release approvals and C40 milestones within a project
  • Creation of System Verification Plan and ensure subsystem teams are following defined process and plan
  • Lead Environmental and EMC test activities with Test and Validation department
  • Track test progress as related to requirement releases for each validation domain (except software)
  • Share and report test status to Engineering Project Lead and Management
  • Conduct regular meetings with each domain and track activities and issues
  • Escalate potential issues and risks to EPL and Management
  • Insure ALMs open points are created for failures across test domains

Create and maintain :

  • Overall Validation Strategy
  • Overall Schedule (Master Test Plan)
  • Collect Status report from test domains 
  • Open/Action item list for Hardware Concept Validation, Design Validation, & Product Validation, System integration and System Validation
  • Ensure that design meets electronic design requirements and that design guidelines are fulfilled
  • Interface with cross-functional groups, including Hardware, Software, Mechanical, Optics, and Manufacturing to plan and co-ordinate validation deliverables

Required Skills:

Knowledge/ Technical skills:

  • The project managing roles must have background on project management practices and experiences.
  • Knowledge of control unit-hardware / software and their interfaces (e.g. real time systems, bus systems, diagnosis protocols, ...)
  • Knowledge of CAN, ETH) vehicle network protocols
  • Knowledge of lab equipment (Multimeters, oscilloscope, use of automated test racks (e.g., Environmental test rack, HIL bench, vehicle test tools)
  • Knowledge of ECU(Hardware) validation and qualification tests (e.g. Design Validation, Product validation and good understanding of test performed during this phase)




Be part of our ZF team as Validation Project Lead and apply now!


Jose Luis Rodriguez

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