Head of System & Software Functional Test

Luxembourg (Hybrid)


  • Give the area technical leadership and guidance on test procedures
  • Provide leadership to the European System and Software Functional Test organization executing System and Software test, verification and test automation
  • Lead System Test Leads and System Test Managers and support with customer escalations on test related issues
  • Continue the project’s defect tracking procedure
  • Write and update test processes in collaboration with global test engineering leadership
  • Be a role model and driver for the companies belief’s and values
  • Support status reporting to internal stakeholders and customers
  • Ensure appropriate staffing and resource availability for existing and new development projects to meet project deliverables on time
  • Generate appropriate metrics and KPIs to measure performance and success
  • Manage a number of teams by leading the respective supervisors and direct reports
  • Make sure that test benches are defined, configured, and that the SW licences that the test teams use are maintained
  • Budget and oversee capital expenditures for projects involving test equipment
  • Ensure adherence to development processes, support quality audits and process assessments
  • Establish and implement policies, guidelines, and best practises to improve the effectiveness and calibre of functional test teams


  • 10 years of experience and proven skills in managing test and validation groups (leading and directing, staffing, building effective teams), with a proven and successful record leading engineering development teams
  • Fluent in English is required. Mastery of a second language is preferred
  • Experience in different types of test generation methodology
  • Master’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics or similar
  • Expertise in Power Electronics (High Voltage Test Setting)
  • Experience in interfacing with OEMs/customers and service providers
  • Experience working internationally with cross-cultural teams
  • Experience in writing test specifications on requirements as well as designs
  • Experience in and detailed knowledge of ASPICE and related assessments on SW and Systems level
  • 15+ years of experience in electronic systems and SW functional testing and validation
  • Experience in executing tests on different test environment, e.g. vehicle, dyno, HV/LV bench, HiL

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