Test Automation Specialist (Automotive)

Berlin/Wolfsburg, Germany

About The Position

CYMOTIVE Technologies is a pioneer in functional security testing in the automotive domain and is looking for additional members to join the testing team. One of the vacancies demands for a test automation specialist for implementing and executing automated functional tests in the field of automotive security. The position is embedded within our interdisciplinary team of specialists from the fields of functional testing and cybersecurity in Wolfsburg. The activities of the team are performed in close collaboration with our customer.


  • Review test case specifications and interface with the testing team to identify potential gaps or missing pre-conditions
  • Coordination with the security experts for clarifying details and implementation approaches for advanced automotive security test cases
  • Coordinate completeness of pre-conditions for functional tests with the customer
  • Implement and automate functional tests derived from security requirements
  • Setup and prepare test environment and test data
  • Execute the test cases and report findings
  • Preparation of test reports
  • Provide reliable forecasts and status reports to the test manager

We offer:

  • A young and dynamic international team
  • Flat hierarchies and creative leeway
  • Unique environment for learning, development and exchange in the field of automotive security
  • Flexible working hours and a family friendly company culture
  • Close cooperation with Volkswagen, the world’s leading car manufacturer
  • Unique career development opportunities


  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in engineering, telecommunications or computer science or an equivalent technical background
  • Flexibility to adapt to new environments and programming languages
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary and intercultural (German/Israeli) environment
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Fluent German and/or English

Bonus Points

  • Cybersecurity knowledge
  • Familiarity with working in the Volkswagen AG environment
  • Experience in embedded software testing processes and tools
  • Experience in automotive testing
  • Experience in the automation of automotive test cases
  • (e.g. CAPL script, C#, Python, EXAM)
  • Experience with the Vector toolchain
  • (e.g., CANoe, CANalyzer, VNXXXX network interfaces, ...)
  • Experience in (automotive) networking (CAN, LIN, FlexRay, automotive Ethernet)
  • ISTQB certifications