Validation Engineer Bi-Directional Charging System (f/m/x)

Permanent Employment, Full-time · München

Your Tasks

  • You will be part of our innovative team, actively and responsibly shaping a future where every car is electric and shared
  • Review and analyse product requirements in order to design and develop testing artifacts
  • Develop DV /PV plan in compliance with Sono processes and test standards
  • Develop project test schedule, and timing plans and use to track all testing deliverables
  • Manage all testing and interfaces with external laboratories to ensure all tests and their results are executed & reported properly
  • Design, develop, and deploy validation testers, load boxes etc. to perform environmental and/or EMC testing for Bi-Directional Charging System
  • Identify required instrumentation to successfully execute the planned test
  • Support the design and development of test infrastructure hardware and software including On Board Charger (OBC), Powerline Communication (PLC) and wallbox
  • Provide input to product development teams on missing/deficient requirements
  • Perform data analysis on test results and present to the development teams

Our Requirements

  • Technical university degree, preferably in Informatics, Electronic or Mechanical Engineering
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in the field of Bi-Directional Charging Systems
  • Experience with charging/discharging standards (ICE 61851, ISO 15118) and with testing Standards (LV123, ISO 21498)
  • Experience with HV-systems, Power electronics and HV-Power Management and with DFMEA and DVP&R processes
  • Capable of developing requirements-based test plans for Bi-Directional Charging System and of performing vehicle and system level validation
  • Working knowledge of HIL procedures and equipment and of configuration management, and project monitoring and control techniques 
  • Knowledge of CAN Diagnostic Tools and Simulation Equipment
  • Fluent in English (German is a plus) and very good knowledge of the relevant Microsoft tools
  • Sustainability is close to your heart, you like to swim in the open ocean and stand by your successes and mistakes

What to expect

  • A visionary team in a rapidly growing, young company
  • No deadlocked processes and hierarchies, but a lot of courage and free space to shape things at a mobility provider for an oil-free future
  • Pitch and realize your own projects - your ideas are welcomed, not feared
  • A culture of appreciation, in which we celebrate successes as well as mistakes
  • Evaluation talk and feedback on a regularly basis, people review on a yearly basis
  • An open office with little paper but Trello & Slack instead
  • 30 days yearly vacation and flexible working hours 
  • Corporate benefits at futurebens
  • Free drinks, a subsidized vegan catering service, etc.


You see yourself as our Bi-Directional Charging System Validation Engineer (f/m/x)? Then apply via our online form and convince us - we are looking forward to you! Just a few more words for you about us: PARTNERSHIP: in our company the traditional employer-employee relationship is replaced with a partnership. The owners will work together with you, but they will not manage the company - you and your colleagues will! RESPONSIBILITY: you will have more responsibility for the whole picture and you will also be able to have a great impact. In addition you will be required to contribute and take initiative! FREE SPACE: not everything will be in place yet. We might have not the same service, support and infrastructure as other organizations, but that exactly gives you a free space to initiate and create things you miss! COMMUNICATION: to work in this way open and straightforward communication is essential. This is a strong part of our culture!