Advantest – We enable
tomorrowʻs technology.

IoT, 5G and Artificial Intelligence. Unthinkable without us. More than half of all the microchips produced worldwide first pass through our hands. As the global market leader of automated test systems in the semiconductor industry we help the world to realize the digital transformation, enable our customers to shape the future and offer you the exciting jobs intended for pioneers.

Are you seeking answers and opportunities for your future? At our site in Böblingen you will find both as

Software Test Manager (m/f/d)

Your Responsibilities
Define and continuously improve the overall test plan and test strategy in close cooperation with other stakeholders within the V93 R&D organization
Plan the specific test activities based on new features and known bugs to achieve an optimal balance between test coverage and test execution time
Coach and drive our test engineers in the different scrum teams to define, implement and run necessary test activities
Align and drive our world-wide testing activities with several involved teams
Drive activities for improving software quality and reducing feedback cycles
Continuously enhance & adapt data collection and reporting to improve transparency of test execution on all layers to provide status information on quality level
Analyze currently used tools and standardize testing and quality processes to ensure a common approach in all teams
Become a recognized test expert in R&D who is actively asked for help in any aspect of SW testing
Contribute to the agile testing community to get new ideas but also to share our best practices and ensure continuous improvement within the test area
Work closely with the QA team to ensure strong alignment of Quality assurance strategy and test strategy including streamlined QA reports and test reports

Your Qualifications
Bachelor/master’s degree in computer science or similar
Minimum 5 years industry experience in software development and testing
Experience as Test Manager for large software projects, including best practices and tools in the different test levels (e.g. module, integration, system test)
Experience with BI, dashboarding and data visualization solutions (ELK, Grafana, Power BI, …)
Experience in regulated environments (e.g. automotive, medical, aerospace)
Passion for Agile, Quality and Transparency
Project Management Skills
Very good communication skills in English
Intercultural understanding and communication capabilities, experience in working with teams abroad

Preferred Qualification:
Having led an agile team as product owner, scrum master or project manager
Experience with indirect people management
Experience working in agile environments using Scrum, SAFe, etc.
German or Chinese Language skills

Our offer
Flexible and trust-based working hours, 30 vacation days + option for additional vacation days, mobile working, individual part-time models and programs for extended periods of absence
Attractive salary, share in Advantest´s success through our exceptionally appealing bonus program as well as numerous subsidies, discounts and offerings (e.g. bike leasing)
Structured onboarding programs and mentoring, development discussions, technical and soft skill trainings, language courses and knowledge sessions
Ergonomic working environment, sports and fitness options and events (e.g. Global Challenge) as well as health days
Attractive company pension scheme, comprehensive insurance coverage and support in emergency situations

Take your next career step with us! Apply now, preferably via our online application tool.
If you have any questions, Kathrin Hinz will be happy to answer them at
+49 (0) 7031.204.8392

For further information visit: www.advantest-career.de

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