Continental Corporation Development Test Engineer (PSS) in Queretaro, Mexico

About Continental With sales of €40.5 billion in 2016, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 220,000 employees in 56 countries. Information management in and beyond the vehicle is at the very heart of the Interior division. The product portfolio for different types of vehicles includes: instrument clusters, multifunctional and head-up displays, control units, access control and tire-information systems, radios, infotainment systems, input devices, control panels, climate control units, software, cockpits as well as services and solutions for telematics and Intelligent Transportation Systems. The Interior division employs more than 43,000 people worldwide and generated sales of approximately €8.3 billion in 2016.

Auto req ID 74305BR

Job Title Development Test Engineer (PSS)

Country Mexico

Posting Location Queretaro

Job Description


Vision Zero is the Continental approach to save lives ­ zero fatalities, zero injuries, and eventually zero accidents.

Until we can develop systems that can avoid all accidents all the time, we need systems that prepare and protect us and our loved ones in the event of a vehicle incident.

The system that accomplishes that today and in the future is the passive safety system. You don't need to do anything, except buckle your seat belt and the passive safety system does the rest.

In Passive Safety and Sensorics, we are combining the state of the art in today's sensing technology with the sensors of the future to make vehicle travel as safe as possible. At the heart of this system is the safety control unit, and all of the software that brings it to life.

Be part of the team that develops one of the most complex and intricate real­time systems.

We are looking for Engineers willing to save lives, could you be the one?


Full development of product and equipment test specification based on customer requirements, alignment to project schedule. Adherence to internal and external development processes. Participate on internal peer reviews for Quality & Assurance process. Promote, propose and collaborate on continuous improvement activities within the BU. Participate in activities with local and foreign teams.


Developed Test Equipment based on Internal/External customer requirements (ie: Loadboxes, life time testers.)

Coordinate suppliers during test equipment development and guarantee the quality of the final test product.

Creation of Test scripts based on customer environmental specifications.

Bring support in testing activities during customer validations (DV/PV) for internal teams

Electronic circuit analysis.

Analytical and basic electronic concepts a must.

Budget Adherence

Support in debugging activities during design and product validations

Job Requirements


Bachelor degree in Electronics or Mechatronics Engineering

Excellent Knowledge of Test Equipment platforms (ie. Keysight, NI, TS5400 series)

Experience in parametric testing

Automotive communication protocols (CAN, LIN)

Knowledge in Test Exec and / or TestStand

7+ years of Experience

String written and verbal communication skills in English

Knowledge in C++ & C#

Strong focus in Quality


Time management tools (ie. Microsoft Project, JIRA, etc )

Visio, Autocad or Solidworks background

Knowledge in C­Embedded

Experience with Embedded Test SW

Knowledge in Python & VBA scripting Language

ISTQB Foundation

Contact Name Tania Muñoz

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