Test Manager for embedded Software


You will have to manage all the activities related to the system and acceptance testing for the embedded software in our new products, including:

  • Test the project plan, estimate the test effort and manage the business priorities
  • Identify the functional requirements and the resources needed
  • Approve the test plan and the test specifications; take the responsibility for ensuring quality throughout the project lifecycle
  • Participate in daily meetings to monitor and report on the testing activity progress of the testing teams, including onsite and near-shore contract resources
  • Identify risk items and dependencies
  • Lead the issue management meetings
  • Communicate effectively with the rest of the development team and the management
  • Adapt and develop the test strategy
  • Manage automated testing by defining the test environment and the methods used

Some operative tasks could be expected (30%), such as:

  • Adapt the test environment in the case of automated tests
  • Implement and run the test vectors
  • Execute smoke testing or defect analysis, mostly manual
  • Help to specify test cases
  • Experience as project leader or technical team leader
  • Significant experience in debugging or testing
  • Project experience using the SAFe agile methodology
  • Experience with programming and scripting (languages such Python, C, C#, Appium etc.)
  • Self-motivated and a team player
  • Bachelor or Master in computer science or equivalent qualification
  • ISTQB certification, preferably as advanced level test manager

Excellent knowledge of French and English, German knowledge is a plus


ETA SA Manufacture Horlogère Suisse

Schild-Rust-Strasse 17

CH-2540 Grenchen


Christine Kiener Moning

HR Business Partner