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

Test Engineer (m/f/d)


Peterlee, ENG, GB, SR8 2HR

Req ID 41366 Elec Op - Peterlee, United Kingdom

We are strengthening our Test Engineering team in the area of Electronics and ADAS at our location in Peterlee.


Your tasks:

  • You will be working within a diverse team of test engineers supporting a high-volume production facility
  • Responsible for End Of Line testing across the product range you will be working with external suppliers and ZF engineering design centres to deliver new test solutions for a wide range of safety and DAS products
  • Processes under your control would include in-line hot board, Inertial rate, Vacuum, pressure and crash testing.
  • Programming and debugging bespoke test equipment you will also support a highly skilled maintenance department with issues beyond their skill set.
  • You will review test systems, monitoring performance, OEE and running yields to continuously improve performance


Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in Computer science, Electrical engineering or Programming. Experience will be considered.
  • Strong electronic background required 
  • Experience in a high paced production environment essential
  • Must have knowledge and experience of programming languages such as Python, and C++.
  • Experience with CAN bus systems, CANoe, CANalyzer and Vector tool configuration advantageous 


About ZF: 
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.
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

The position is part of the ZF Global Employee Referral Program. 


Be part of our ZF team as Test Engineer (m/f/d) and apply now!


Anne Jügling


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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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