Tester/Test Manager for Automotive Security

Berlin/Wolfsburg, Germany

About The Position

CYMOTIVE Technologies is an expert for automotive security and 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 an experienced testing specialist, capable of planning and managing testing activities and experienced in writing high quality concepts and specifications for 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 automotive cybersecurity requirement specifications and technical design documents
  • Develop test cases and test procedures for testing automotive cybersecurity requirements
  • Work with CYMOTIVE’s security experts to discuss complex security requirements and their test cases
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test documents from test plan and test design to test case specification and test procedure descriptions
  • Identify and coordinate pre-conditions for functional tests with the customer
  • Support the test automation specialists during test implementation and execution
  • Provide reliable forecasts and status reports (both: internal and to the customer)

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
  • At least three years of experience in embedded software testing processes and tools
  • Experience in automotive testing (experience with Volkswagen AG is an advantage)
  • Extensive experience in planning, designing and managing tests for embedded software in automotive environments
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with automotive and embedded technologies (components, networks, AUTOSAR, HSMs, OSes, protocols, …)
  • Good analytical skills
  • Quick grasp and high interest to dive into new technologies (esp. automotive security)
  • 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
  • ISTQB - certified tester/advanced level test manager
  • Strong programming skills