Head of Component Verification and System Validation (f/m)

Infineon Technologies Austria AG
  • Graz
  • Vollzeit
  • Projekt-, Bereichsleitung
  • 6.6.2018

Head of Component Verification and System Validation (f/m)

At a glance

As Head of Component and System Verification within the Business line Powertrain, Safety & ASICs you will be lead a team of highly skilled engineers responsible to ensure for the verification of complex and differentiated automotive power IC's and ensure the correct functionality of the chip used in the application system. These products will shape the future of hybrid and electric vehicles as well as improve on fuel economy and safety.

Quick info


Entry level
Professionals / experienced

Job ID


Full time


Job sharing
Yes, possible

Job description

In your new role you will:

  • Lead the Component Verification team to achieve high performance by managing by objectives and empowering the individual engineer
  • Be responsible for the continuous development of your team member
  • Drive innovation by providing the right boundary conditions
  • Build up strong system verification know-how based on the applications using our IC's
  • Your professional experience will help to continuously develop methodology
  • Promote collaboration as a team across locations and organizations within a global network of development sitesIn particular, you will have the following tasks

In particular, you will have the following tasks:

  • Lead the 10 person Component Verification team of Powertrain, Safety & ASICs at the Automotive Development Center in Graz, Austria
  • Development of the people in your team is the key focus, hiring of the best candidates available as we grow
  • Responsible for the Component Verification laboratory and lab equipment
  • Represent your team in the global Powertrain, Safety & ASICs organization
  • Foster a network of external partners and suppliers to generate an innovative ecosystem. Encourage diversity as a source for ideas and innovation
  • Strive for continuous improvements to ensure the quality and competitiveness of our products

This job is suitable for full- and part-time.


You will assume leadership of a highly motivated team, set challenging, but realistic targets and monitor their progress regularly. You constantly reflect and question prior assumptions and analyze issues from different perspectives to enable your decision-making processes. Your strong communication skills help you to establish lasting relationships and networks to accommodate multiple skills and sites.

You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • An M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree in the field of electrical engineering or related disciplines
  • Adequate experience in leadership in the semiconductor industry
  • Wide knowledge of component verification tasks and processes
  • Experience in the demanding automotive environment, especially on quality and functional safety requirements such as ISO26262 is an advantage
  • Excellent English communication skills, German language skills as a plus

This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry, employment group I (www.feei.at/arbeitswelt/kv-tabellen-statistik/mindestloehne-und-gehaelter). The monthly salary is paid 14 times p.a. A higher payment is negotiable depending on your expertise and skills. Furthermore, Infineon offers additional employee benefits

About Us

Part of your life. Part of tomorrow.

We make life easier, safer and greener - with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Microelectronics from Infineon is the key to a better future. Efficient use of energy, environmentally-friendly mobility and security in a connected world - we solve some of the most critical challenges that our society faces while taking a conscientious approach to the use of natural resources.

The Automotive segment (ATV) designs, develops, manufactures and markets semiconductors for use in automotive applications. ATV offers a very broad product portfolio of microcontrollers, magnetic and pressure sensors, radio-frequency and particularly radar components as well as power semiconductors (discretes, modules and ICs). Infineon is one of the few semiconductor manufacturers for automotive that cover all established applications in vehicles: CO2 reduction, comfort electronics, driver assistance systems and security. In the area of safety the focus is on ADAS (advanced driver assistance systems).

The Power Train and Safety (PTS) team develops mixed signal ICs which are key parts used by nearly every reputable car manufacturer around the world. The team develops highly integrated mixed signal products in leading edge High Power / High Voltage BCD process technology. These chips include analogue, digital and firmware components to create highly differentiating products.

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