Test Architect Autonomous Driving
Architecture - The Netherlands, Eindhoven
Test Architect Autonomous Driving
Architecture - The Netherlands, Eindhoven
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At TomTom 

You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better.  

We are proud to be one team of more than 5,000 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens and cities move towards a safe, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions. 
What you’ll do 

As a Test Architect, you will be part of a multidisciplinary team working closely together with engineers and architects, to advance our product that combines both, agile cloud based and embedded system development.

The role will challenge you to work in a highly agile environment where continuous qualification and integration go hand in hand with implementing safety-critical features. This is a unique opportunity to make a big impact on autonomous driving experience for people worldwide.

  • Work with the product architect on design for test-ability
  • Define the test strategy and deploy it in the teams by performing an exemplary role
  • Develop and maintain the test plan
  • Extend and improve the test infrastructure
  • Relentless automation of tests
  • Create software test specifications and participate in the development of test cases accordingly
  • Lead the testing activities 
  • Inspire and coach development teams

What you’ll need 

  • Bachelor, Master education level in computer science or equivalent 
  • Right attitude as a test professional with ISTQB and/or TMap foundation
  • Experience as a test architect and/or test-lead for 3 years in a high-tech systems environment where safety is an important aspect 
  • Experience in writing high-level test plans based on requirements and design documents 
  • Experience with test-driven development (TDD) and behavioral driven development (BDD) 
  • Experience with methodologies such as context-driven testing and/or testing in an agile context like Safe 
  • Good communication skills and a proactive attitude
  • Good understanding of hydride systems of cloud services connecting to embedded applications

What’s nice to have 

  • Programming and automation background 
  • Familiarity with safety regulations in an agile organization (e.g. ISO26262 and ASPICE) 
  • Experience with CI/CD pipeline (e.g. Jenkins, Azure GitHub)


Meet your team  

Your team is part of the unit within TomTom developing connected software products for the Autonomous Driving market centered around TomTom’s HD-Map technology. Every day, the team welcomes new challenges, does world-class R&D and applies it using the latest software engineering techniques.  

Joining this team, you’ll not only play a part in making autonomous driving a reality, you’ll transform the way people commute while boosting safety and comfort for everyone on the road.  
Achieve more  

We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – it’s how we make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple because life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring.  
After you apply 

Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through onboarding. 
TomTom is an equal opportunity employer 

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.  

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