Project Manager Software Validation Engineering (f/m/x)

At BMW Car IT, a wholly owned subsidiary of BMW AG, we live and breathe software. We are committed to modern development methodologies and tools like continuous integration, agile development, and test automation for designing and implementing the innovative and high-quality software that is the foundation of BMW’s cars.

We are searching for an experienced hands-on automotive software Test Manager with a passion for innovative testing solutions for high-quality embedded software. Our area of responsibility is the development of test processes, frameworks and tools as well as providing infrastructure and services for automated test solutions, ensuring proper software quality for the ECUs in our cars.


What awaits you?

  • Together with a team of experts you will be driving the definition, implementation and execution of software test processes, methods, tools, frameworks and infrastructure for the next generation of ECU projects, with a strong focus on automation.
  • You will drive the harmonization of existing solutions from different departments to ensure scalability and efficiency across our project landscape.
  • You coordinate with stakeholders and identify their requirements and specific needs.
  • You ensure the right experts across all involved departments and specific projects are contributing and ensure strong collaboration between service groups and projects.
  • You plan necessary effort and budget for meeting project goals.
  • You report to all stakeholders on the current status of the project on a regular basis.
  • You lead the development of a documented test strategy and support projects in executing this strategy.
  • You enable experts to implement processes and tools into their daily workflow.


What should you bring along?

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.
  • Very good understanding of modern software technologies, development and testing processes.
  • Project Management skills and proven expertise in taking initiative and driving things to completion.
  • Deep practical knowledge in applying test methods and tools according to the ISTQB® standard (ISTQB® Advanced Level Test Manager certification would be beneficial).
  • Strong team communication, presentation and documentation skills in English (German would additionally be beneficial).
  • Experience with ASPICE and CMMI models.
  • Ability to influence and drive quality across various teams and disciplines is required.
  • Experience with agile/scrum.


Do you enjoy working in an international team? Apply now!


Note: Please apply exclusively online via our career portal. Applications via other channels (esp. email) cannot be considered.


What do we offer?

  • 30 days of holiday.
  • Attractive remuneration.
  • BMW & MINI promotions.
  • Career development.
  • Flexible organisation of working times & Home office arrangements.
  • High Work-Life Balance.
  • Mobility offers.


Earliest starting date: from now on

Type of employment: unlimited
Working hours: Full-time


Christina Simon
BMW Group Recruiting Team
+49 89 382-17001

Project Manager Software Validation Engineering (f/m/x)
Softwareentwicklung Automotive
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