Senior Test Manager (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit  is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • As a Senior Test Manager (m/f/d) you manage a team of test engineers on project level.
  • You define test concepts and plans according to customer and quality goals.
  • You define and maintain the strategy and tasks for test automation.
  • You handle estimations, planning and monitoring.
  • It is part of your responsibilities to drive the implementation and optimization of tool-chains and test environment.
  • You align regularly and proactively with other teams (e.g. other agile teams, development, architecture, integration or requirement teams).
  • Your tasks include monitoring the project progress and managing risk and deviations.
  • You actively seek for synergies and drive efficient cooperation in a distributed and international setup.

Your profile

  • You hold a university degree in computer sciences electronics or similar.
  • You have several years of experiences as Project, Test Manager (m/f/d) and/or Product Owner (m/f/d). 
  • You have experience in agile software development; ideally in classic as well as as agile (e.g. SAFe) environments.
  • You have an excellent understanding of embedded systems and software architecture.
  • You have deep knowledge about development methodologies (SPICE, V-model, agile development).
  • You have experiences in test automation development for automotive software systems and software engineering for automotive ECUs or embedded systems.
  • You have experience in requirements engineering, test process, test automation and test design in automotive software projects.
  • You have experience with integration and verification on different levels, ideally ISTQB certified.
  • You have a wide knowledge in the domain of (vehicle) bus communication like CAN, Lin, Fr and Ethernet.
  • You have validation experience of AUTOSAR-Projects.
  • Ideally you have knowledge about object-oriented programming (e.g. Python, C++, Java)
  • You are proactive, team-oriented and self-dependent combined with a structured and precise working style.
  • You have a confident and solution-oriented appearance towards customers.
  • You successfully communicate in English.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models like part-time work.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses (e.g. unlimited access to the e-learning platforms Udemy and GoodHabitz).

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Janine Wieser
  • Recruiter
  • +49 9131 7701 6511