SW Test Engineer - embedded systems (m/f)

Do you like changes? Would you like to change yourself, your environment surroundings, or the whole world? Would you like to invent cars of the future in a company that is one of the global leaders in the automotive industry? We are looking for graduates as well as experienced colleagues to become a part of our teams or to start completely new projects.


As a SW Test Engineer you will test functionalities of embedded systems at the “micro” or protocols´ level.


Validation of specified functions of SW components and systems developed in our company.

Requirement analysis, development, implementation and automation of SW tests using real environment simulations. Specifically, for example, testing of diagnostic protocols (OBD, UDS), validation of standards, testing of peripherals of microcontrollers and control units. Results evaluation and reporting. Problem monitoring, analyzing and solving.


- Education in electronics, electrical engineering, or applied sciences (also graduates),

- good knowledge of English language,

- knowledge of German language would be an advantage,

- knowledge of embedded system development is a must,

- knowledge of Python and object oriented programming would be an advantage,

- knowledge of automotive bus systems (CAN, FlexRay) would be an advantage,

- knowledge of automotive standards (OBD, UDS..) would be an advantage,

- self-responsible, self-dependent and proactive approach.

Contact Information

Kvetoslava Simkova, kariera.plz@zf.com

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We offer:

- Complete on-the-job training and career growth prospects,

- cooperation in international projects,

- use of cutting-edge technologies in modern environment,

- in-house language courses (English and German languages),

- flexitime,

- homeworking and 25 days of annual leave

- annual bonuses and regular salary increase depending on job performance,

- travel allowance and contribution to supplementary pension or life insurance,

- subsidized meals in the company canteen.

Application Information

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Contact and Address

Kvetoslava Simkova

ZF Engineering Plzen s. r. o.
Univerzitní 1159/53
30100 Pilsen
Czech Republic

Information about Company

ZF is a global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology. The company has a global workforce of around 137,000 with approximately 230 locations in some 40 countries. In 2016, ZF achieved sales of €35.2 billion. ZF annually invests about six percent of its sales in research & development – ensuring continued success through the design and engineering of innovative technologies. ZF is one of the largest automotive suppliers worldwide. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. With its technologies, the company is striving for Vision Zero – a world of mobility without accidents and emissions. With its broad portfolio, ZF is advancing mobility and services in the automobile, truck and industrial technology sectors.