Job title: ADAS_Test & Validation Lead Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Automotive Product Development
Expertise: Engineering - Electronics
Salary from: JPY ¥7,000,000,000
Salary to: JPY ¥10,000,000,000
Location: 日本本社 | 横浜 (Yokohama)
Job published: 2021-10-12
Job ID: 33656

Job Description


Mission and Purpose: The Test & Validation Lead Engineer (TVLE) is end to end responsible for the L2 system validation testing from definition through production release validation. He/She leads and coordinates all domain test activities from planning until test completion. The TVLE is the overall leader for all validation related testing in the project.



  • Leading and representing of a subproject team
  • Represent validation, test and tools team internally and towards the customer
  • Responsible contact for all tasks within the organisation towards the validation, test and tools within the project
  • Agreement of necessary milestones and deliveries within the project team towards other stakeholders as well as towards the customer
  • Development of efficient and effective approach together with all other involved stakeholders within the projects

Planning, organisation and tracking:

  • Planning, organisation and tracking of all activities (incl. Domain test Leaders) concerning the validation, test and tools within the project
  • Test of all customer requirements according to validation plan.
  • Create validation report/statistics and KPIs and recommend release decision
  • Align all test planning and activities with subordinate test planning "Escalation and De-escalation"
  • Responsibility for solutions in terms of requests, problems, discussions and conflicts with the project team
  • De-Escalation of conflicts within the project team as well as within the lead team with the goal of high efficiency and cooperation
  • Escalation of fact-based situations which cannot be solved within the team itself towards project management and superior  Tools
  • Define and agree on validation tools used in project
  • Interface to base development tools
  • Inform and release of rollout of new tool versions
  • Represent tools towards the customer Test Execution / Test Drives


  • Fluent business English fluent business Japanese
  • Computer skills: MS projects, notes,  excellent communication and interpersonal skills analytical and systematic working style
  • Knowledge of ADAS products Test engineering experience
  • Planning, organisation, controlling of projects
  • Special development tools: MKS, DOORS 
  • Execution of tests in laboratory and/or vehicle
  • Development and definition of new test specifications based on requirements+design
  • Regular participation on test drives in accordance with project necessities
  • Conduction of test vehicles on public roads and closed proving grounds
  • Acception of vehicle responsibility as well as introduction of other employees
  • Academic degree in engineering (Mechanical, Electronic, communication, vehicle- science,…) or technical experience with very positive feedback
  • At least 5 years professional experience, background in test engineering and/or test management ADAS process preferred should have lead a smaller subproject team before