Project Manager - Validation

  • Farmington Hills (Michigan)

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

Candidates must be authorized to work in the US without Elektrobit visa sponsorship.

Your responsibilities

The Project Manager will work as part of a global team to manage and lead software projects primarily in the area of validation-driven projects.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage software projects focused on validation as well as the validation of large-scale programs
  • Set deadlines, assign responsibilities and monitor tasks
  • Document and summarize project progress
  • Prepare reports for upper management regarding project status
  • Successfully coordinate with various teams distributed across different time zones
  • Ability to lead and direct the work of others
  • Meet with customer project stake holders on a regular basis
  • Discuss technical issues and solutions with the customer
  • Occasionally perform software engineering development tasks
  • Technically knowledgeable about project details and engineering completeness
  • Support recruiting activities to grow the project team as required
  • Support monthly book closing activities related to the project

Your profile

Required Skills:
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years software test management experience, with a successful track record of software project leadership
  • Knowledge of autonomous driving, robotics, or image processing
  • Experience with HIL/SIL farms as well as development of automation frameworks
  • Embedded system development experience, preferably automotive
  • Strong knowledge of software development processes and PM processes
  • Team player, able to work effectively in a global environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven experience with customer interaction
  • Experience in SPICE and agile development methodology and/or experience with CMMI
  • Experience in validation focused projects
  • Knowledge of various validation levels and types
  • Ability to understand software requirements and software architectures


What we offer

  • Exciting projects in the automotive industry
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly working atmosphere
  • Trainings in our own academy

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EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Elektrobit offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Elektrobit complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply.

Elektrobit also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to or contact our US Recruiting team for our Bothell, WA and San Jose, CA locations at +1.425.686.3100, and our Farmington Hills, MI location at +1.248.994.0684.