Fuel Cell System SW Development Team Leader

  1. Key Objectives and Scope of the Position

Responsible for development, validation, failure analysis of fuel cell function and further development of integration fuel cell modules into vehicles at the HiL and on vehicles


  1. Major Responsibilities and Degree of Influence

  • responsible for the testing of function modules on the fuel cell control units at the HiL and in the vehicle - Full Responsibility

  • responsible for failure analysis together with component development and calibration team - Full Responsibility

  • responsible for developing improvements for function modules based on testing results - Full Responsibility

  • responsible for first time operation of new SW deliveries at HiL - Full Responsibility

  • further development of market- and customer specific powertrain functions as input for requirement specification of future projects - Shared Responsibility

  • establishing and documentation of testmanagement process - Shared Responsibility

  • responsible for root cause analysis and problem solving of fuel cell system related quality issues at development cars - Full Responsibility

  • Responsible for function module creation in Matlab simulink - Full Responsibility

  • responsible for the operation of the HiL including safe operation, planning and performing software and hardware updates on control units - Full Responsibility


  1. Scope of Communication / Negotiation /


  • Fuel Cell stack development

  • Purchasing departments

  • test & validation departments

  • component development departments

  • calibration and E/E departments


  • Suppliers

  • Test Organizations



  1. QualificationsEducation / Degree:

Bachelor or Master degree in electrical engineering, software engineering or related

Knowledge / Skills /Competences

Languages skills: Chinese, English business fluent

Good knowledge in Microsoft office

Training for operation of automotive high voltage systems (training can also be performed at company after on-boarding)

Functional understanding for hybrid functions and electric vehicles

self-responsible and reliable working attitude and initiative

analytic and working method, also during work under pressure

knowledge in function development, simulation and measurement tools (Matlab/Simulink, HiL, INCA)

  1. Experience

    Working experience as engineer in software or function development

    working experience in the automotive development for powertrain or vehicle electronics

    working experience with simulation and measurement systems

    Optional working experience with high voltage systems like HV batteries and E-motors, electric energy