Title Value
Position SW Quality Engineer
Location Bochum
Mandatory Skills Audio Video, Embedded Firmware, Quality Management Systems, Process Excellence, Automotive Engineer
Experience 5.00 - 8.00 Years


  • Train and support software staff in projects in understanding and using the defined organizational development process
  • Develop and maintain the software quality assurance plan for a development project
  • Use methodical and repeatable processes to verify releases meet quality standards before launch
  • Apply quality engineering principles throughout the product life cycle to identify defects, their causes and remeditive actions
  • Execute project audits to independently report about the software quality status in a project, both internally (project team) and externally (optionally to customers)
  • Participate in cross-project quality team to define and evaluate quality (improvement) goals


  • Master or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related technical discipline
  • Knowledge of (software) quality standards and processes (e.g., Automotive SPICE, CMMI, ISO/TS 16949, MISRA)
  • Knowledge of quality techniques and tools (e.g., reviews, FMEA, static code analysis)
  • Profound experience in the development of embedded systems


  • Experience in the development of embedded systems in at least 2 different project roles (minimum: 5 years)
  • Experience in (software) quality assurance (minimum: 2 years)
  • Experience with collecting and analyzing software metrics (minimum: 2 years)
  • Familiarity with development and defect tracking tools such as JIRA is preferred

Other Skills:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, both in English and German
  • Analytical, debugging, problem-solving and root-cause analysis skills
  • Highly self-motivated, goal-oriented and self-directed
  • Demonstrated ability to tactically balance between organizational quality goals, project objectives and available maturity level in projects