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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.

System Test Engineer Electronics (m/f/d)

Country/Region:  PT

Ponte de Lima, 16, PT, 4990-645

Req ID 65444 Ponte de Lima, Portugal

We are looking for a new colleague in the Testing Department.

Location: Portugal Engineering Center (Ponte de Lima )


Your tasks:


  • Development of innovative mechatronic occupant safety systems (steering wheels with HOD functionality)
  • Develop test plans, definition and automation of test setups for HiL-test systems
  • Conduct, analyze and evaluate tests, assessment of test results as well as creation of test and release reports
  • Responsibility for technical release of your projects
  • Presentation of results intern and externally

Your Profile:


  • Successfully completed master studies in electrical or communications engineering or similar education
  • 3+ years in an electronics laboratory/development environment 
  • Expertise in testing tools as e. g. Vector CANoe, CANape, vTESTstudio, dSPACE, NI LabVIEW, DIAdem, TestStand as well as in bus communication (CAN, LIN, FlexRay, Ethernet)
  • Well-founded knowledge in the area of system testing e. g. environmental simulation, E/E-tests and EMC test and ideally process knowledge according to Automotive SPICE and ISO 26262
  • Excellent communication skills, analytical thinking, flexibility, ability to work in a team, assertiveness, creativity, initiative as well as good English skills


Why you should choose Passive Safety Systems?


  • You will work in a varied, innovative work environment, in an International team
  • Full of challenges and high-level professional activities
  • Competitive compensation and benefits;
  • Continuous learning opportunities;
  • Flexible working hours.


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


Ana Rita Pereira Martins

What does DEI (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion) mean for ZF as a company?

At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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