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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.

Validation Manager (Active Safety Systems Division)

Country/Region:  RO

Timisoara, Timis, RO, 300159

Req ID 49109 Timisoara, Romania

Your main activities:

- Coordinate test activities in the area of Software/ System/ Mechanical Testing of the global braking engineering product

- Overall responsibility for the successful initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, controlling of all aspects of the product/system, including mechanics, hydraulics, electronics, and assure safe release of product under responsibility

- Cross functional lead including software and electronics hardware

- Oversees product testing, data analysis, and preparation of test reports

- Overall responsible to consolidate test strategies, plan and support their implementation

- Coordination of the various test departments in the release processes

- Evaluation of risk and manage problem solving

- Defined customer interface with respect to all testing activities


Your profile:

- Bachelor degree (related to software engineering, embedded software, informatics, electrical or electronic engineering)

- Previous experience in Test Management/ Project Management/ Project coordination roles (at least 2 years)

- Knowledge regarding product development cycles (embedded software areas)

- Self motivated and motivating others, people oriented, taking ownership

- Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

- Knowledge of automotive standards and automotive experience (ISO26262, A-Spice)

- ISTQB qualification (Certified Tester / Test Manager) is a plus

- Experience in dealing with customers, flexibility, teamwork and presentation skills

- Good communications skills and good English skills (German is a plus)



Our main benefits:

-Competitive salary package

-Sport benefits

-Extensive health insurance

-Carrier development in a dynamic technical domain

-High focus on trainings and personal development, including international certifications

-Dynamic work environment

-Travel opportunities

-Flexible working time

-Stability, friendly work environment, high focus on sustainable values

-Yearly performance evaluations

-A mentor who will support and help you during the integration period


Be part of our ZF team as Validation Manager (Active Safety Systems Division) and apply now!


Sorina Bena


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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