R&D Testing Team Leader

R&D Testing Team Leader

Job ID:  27758

Tlajomulco de Zuñiga, MX




R&D Testing Team Leader


Job ID: 27758


Location: MX-JA-Santa Anita-Vitesco II


Salary Classification: 11


We are looking for a motivated, quality oriented and self-driven team leader. You will be leading a team of engineers from a cross function organization that is responsible of test activities for different embedded automotive products such as ECUs for internal combustion engines, Transmissions, Battery Management Systems and Inverters for EVs, in a process-driven ASPICE compliant organization.


It is highly recommended to have advanced knowledge of software design and engineering, a good eye for detail, and skills for software troubleshooting.


Core responsibilities:

  • Interact as technical interface with Technical Project Leaders and Test Managers to define the best testing strategy for their products.

  • Attend and represent the team in project meetings.

  • Mentor and guide engineers in technical implementations.

  • Drive, plan, coordinate and control of test implementation, test execution and process activities.

  • Take care of the team performance, training, growth strategy and workload balancing.

  • Team performance management, including goal setting and evaluation.


Additional activities:

  • Define and implement automated test features from scratch.

  • Collaborate with global organization to implement footprint in the location.

  • Drive technical reviews with software developers to clarify and align test results.

  • Follow-up issues reported until they are closed.


Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in the automotive domain.

  • Experience in project and people management.

  • Excellent testing skills of embedded systems.

  • Great scripting and programming skills (Python, Perl, C).

  • Good knowledge of Application Lifecycle Management solutions (DOORS, RTC, RQM, GIT etc.)

  • Good knowledge of SW product / project life cycle process and hands on experience SWLC tools.

  • Knowledge & experience on Configuration Management, Requirement Management & Defect Tracking tools.

  • Proficiency using and automating laboratory equipment.

  • Good communication skills and ability to negotiate.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with automotive communication protocols.

  • Experience with automotive calibration tools.

  • Experience with HiL/ SiL workflow, testing technology and tools.




Working Time: Full time 


Business Unit: VT Engineering 


Department: VT E TE EX 


Your Contact Partner: TANIA ARACELI PALOS 

Vitesco Technologies Mexico is an equal employment opportunity employer for all applicant candidates, therefore our decisions are based on merit, qualifications and abilities, so everyone will receive consideration for employment without distinction, including: age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation statement, gender expression, physical appearance, family situation, family responsibilities, ethnic origin, ancestry, skin color, cultural background, genetic information, medical condition, pregnancy condition, physical condition, physical or mental disability, religious or political belief or affiliation. It is also prohibited to request medical certificates of non-pregnancy and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or any other status protected by the laws of the country or any other that have the purpose or result of hindering, restricting, preventing, impairing or nullifying the recognition, enjoyment or exercise of human rights and freedoms. In Vitesco Technologies we are open to provide reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities to support the hiring process so we invite all our applicants to inform us of the above in order to manage the appropriate. All of the above does not define a requirement for admission, permanence or promotion in employment.

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product range includes electrified drivetrain systems, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust -gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2021, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of €8.3 billion and employs around 37,000 employees at about 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.