Test Engineer Automotive (m/f/x)

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We are an innovative company that is mainly active in the research and development of high-voltage ECUs in the automotive industry. Since our founding in 2014, we have been advising clients from the Volkswagen Group environment in the area of automotive system project management and carrying out complex development projects on an autonomous basis. Together with over 50 employees, we are shaping the mobility of tomorrow.

Our core competencies lie in development support, from requirements management to series release, taking into account the respective product development process as well as the resulting software and hardware project management.
In addition, we offer individual product-related process consulting based on a holistic approach according to the V-model.



Experience Level


Test Engineer Automotive (m/f/x)



Experience Level

Junior & Senior


Berlin, Wolfsburg, Remote

Your tasks

  • Execution and organization of test procedures and measurements at various test locations
  • Updating and commissioning of the ECUs and/or test locations for the test execution incl. Flashing, coding and data of the ECUs
  • Planning and implementation of effectiveness checks and ticket verifications based on a ticket system
  • Execution of test procedures and efficacy checks on test benches (HiL, SiL, MiL, etc.)
  • Depending on the project assignment, participation in test drives
  • Evaluation and analysis of test results as well as predefined CAPL nodes in the respective trace storage systems
  • Further and new development of CAPL nodes
  • Verification and analysis of anomalies from the individual ECUs
  • Execution of root-cause analyses of various error anomalies
  • Implementation of DeepDives on the individual VR stages in the vehicle project
  • Planning and further development of automated tests in consultation with all project participants

Your qualifications and strengths

  • Successfully completed studies in the field of automotive engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, automotive systems, industrial engineering or other comparable qualifications
  • In-depth experience with common VECTOR tools
  • In-depth experience with common flash tools such as ODIS, INCA, etc.
  • Several years of test experience on test benches, laboratory vehicles, etc. in the field of automotive networking
  • Knowledge of drive concepts for hybrid and electric vehicles, energy storage technologies and charging interfaces or systems
  • Experience in the project environment of an automobile manufacturer, automotive supplier or development partner is an advantage
  • Fluent in German (C1) and good knowledge of English

Our benefits for you


We expect you to be able to work efficiently – where and when you can do that best, you can decide. The possibilities are endless: You can work remotely from home, in our offices in the heart of Berlin or on the road. We also encourage the combination of vacation and work as part of our workation offers.

Flat hierarchies and mentoring program

The team concept and honest communication at eye level are key factors for us. By maintaining flat hierarchies, we enable you to quickly take on responsibility in the team and actively shape our modern corporate culture. In order to make your start at e.lective as uncomplicated as possible, your personal mentor is always at your side.

Trust-based working hours and work-life balance

If you start full-time at e.lective, you can expect a contractually stipulated 38-hour week. With us, you benefit from trust-based working hours without core working hours and flexible time management. In this way, we offer you the framework conditions that allow you to adapt your work to your personal preferences, needs and life circumstances. Your working time account always keeps track of it for you.

Team building and employee events

Our regularly scheduled after-work events are an essential part of our team building. Events within our departments as well as joint activities in a private setting are also often planned and supported by e.lective. In addition, you can look forward to our annual summer festivals and Christmas parties.

Monetary benefits and special conditions

In order to maximise the recovery effect of your holiday, we support you with a holiday allowance. In addition, after the probationary period, you will have a non-cash benefit card with a monthly budget at your disposal. By being able to work from home, we also cover part of your internet bill. You can also look forward to interesting employee offers and high-quality perks via our Corporate Benefits platform.

Office &

In our offices, you can expect height-adjustable tables with two screens, modern IT equipment and free meals with fresh fruit, snacks, water, juices and coffee. Numerous restaurants in the immediate vicinity invite you to have lunch together with colleagues. In the home office, we offer you the opportunity to have your workplace completely equipped by us.

Attractive remuneration and opportunities for advancement

Depending on the position, we offer you up to 32 days of vacation as well as the entitlement to special leave. Compensation is a fair reflection of the scope of your duties and position. We attach great importance to commitment and ambition: You have the opportunity to become a department coordinator or unit leader in order to prove your leadership talent.


We offer you an attractive company pension scheme tailored to your wishes and support you with a subsidy that exceeds the statutory requirements. Together with e.lective, you can secure your supplementary pension in old age.

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