Test Lead - Head Unit Platform (f/m/x)


Dec 21st, 2022
The BMW Group at a Glance
With its four brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, the BMW Group is the world’s leading premium manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles and also provides premium financial and mobility services. The BMW Group production network comprises 31 production and assembly facilities in 15 countries; the company has a global sales network in more than 140 countries.

In 2020, the BMW Group sold over 2.3 million passenger vehicles and more than 169,000 motorcycles worldwide. The profit before tax in the financial year 2019 was € 7.118 billion on revenues amounting to € 104.210 billion. As of 31 December 2019, the BMW Group had a workforce of 126,016 employees.

The passion for forging new paths, thinking ahead and breaking new ground, is our common drive at the BMW Group. Our employees are people who want to do and experience something extraordinary and who want to keep developing. With enjoyment and dedication a job becomes a personal passion. Something to be proud of, each and every day.

Every single member of our team works incredibly hard, which is greatly appreciated. Our comprehensive benefits package is a way of giving back.

• Flexible working time models and home office
• Paid holidays
• High Work-Life Balance
• Performance-related and above average pay
• Personal and professional development opportunities
• Health Management Programmes
• Employee Vehicle Programme

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Networks are about more than just IT. They are about connecting people who make things possible. Close teamwork is key to understanding how IT can help integrate processes into systems. We put this insight into practice, and its part of our success.

You are part of an international team developing the next generation head-unit project being delivered across all MINI, BMW and Rolls Royce cars. You work in a multi-company setup across various word-wide development locations.

What awaits you?

  • You are responsible for leading all testing activities across all head unit platform domains (below application space).
  • The definition and alignment of all test instances on a complete and correct set of test configurations in Hardware and Software are part of your job.
  • Furthermore, you define and agree the head unit test process across the value chain / V-model, in particular with the ECU sysVal responsible as well as the testers within developer teams.
  • You manage the contracted test house(s) that are tasked with test case implementation, test case execution (automated as well as manual) and defect entry for nok test results.
  • Additionally, you are part of an international multidisciplinary head unit development project.
  • Your work leverages the level of quality of end-to-end platform functionality prior to being tested by the ECU system validation team.

What should you bring along?

  • University degree in IT, electrical engineering or a comparable field of study.
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience in validation of commercial complex Software products.
  • Strong mindset for quality delivery and driven by understanding the inner working of systems.
  • Knowledge of head unit platform functionalities and automotive Software development processes.
  • Track record in leading team of testers and/or contractors.
  • Knowhow in testing frameworks and configuration management.
  • Experience with Android from testing point of view.
  • Business-fluent English.

You enjoy working in an international team and are passionate about software quality? Apply now!

What do we offer?

  • 30 days of holiday.
  • Attractive remuneration.
  • BMW MINI promotions.
  • Career development.
  • Flexible organisation of working times.
  • High Work-Life Balance.
  • Mobility offers.
  • And many other benefits – see

At the BMW Group, we see diversity and inclusion in all its dimensions as a strength for our teams. Equal opportunities are a particular concern for us, and the equal treatment of applicants and employees is a fundamental principle of our corporate policy. That is why our recruiting decisions are also based on personality, experience and skills.
Find out more about diversity at the BMW Group at

Earliest starting date:from now on
Type of employment:unlimited
Working hours:full-time

Tamara Vuckovic
BMW Group Recruiting Team
+49 89 382-17001

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