Skip to main content
Search our jobs

Search our jobs

View our remote positions

LinkedIn Logo Search with LinkedIn Profile

Find Nuance jobs that match your profile.

Senior QA Engineer - Automotive Projects

Apply Job ID 1-38945 Date posted 11/29/2018 Locaton Ulm, Baden-Württemberg

Company Overview:

Wir bei Nuance ermöglichen es den Menschen problemlos mit ihren vernetzten Geräten und der digitalen Welt zu kommunizieren.

Indem wir eine Welt schaffen, in der Menschen auf natürliche und intuitive Art und Weise mit Technik interagieren können, tragen wir dazu bei, dass die Technik dem menschlichen Handeln und Denken immer ähnlicher wird.

Unsere dynamische Technologie verwendet Analysetools und fortschrittlichste Algorithmen, um Gebrauchsgegenstände zum Leben zu erwecken und somit alltägliche Prozesse zu vereinfachen.

Werden Sie Teil unseres Automotive team…; intelligente Systeme für unterwegs. Unsere Leidenschaft gilt der Entwicklung von intelligenten Interfaces, die es Menschen ermöglichen allein mit Hilfe ihrer Stimme mit ihren Autos, Smartphones und anderen Geräten zu kommunizieren.

At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them. We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.

Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.

Join our Automotive team…;intelligent systems now ready for the road. We are passionate about developing intelligent interfaces that enable people to talk to their cars, phones, devices, and other smart “things”.

Job Summary:

Our Ulm location is hiring a Senior QA Engineer  - Client / Server - you should be specialised in understanding the interfaces between the client and server part of the automation solution. You'll be the expert in coming up with test strategies, test plans, troubleshooting techniques and the expert bridging the client and server solution.  

Your team is working with the latest technology that enables cars of the future to combine with connectivity, a smartphone, and cloud services - can you imagine working in a company that has the skills and relationships to make that a reality? If so, Nuance wants you!

We’re growing our QA / test Automation team extensively due to a sharp increase in business growth, come and join us as we work on the most advanced in-car technology projects in the automotive world. It's a fascinating time to join!


  • Develop a solid technical understanding of the projects, with special focus on the client and server interfaces/features to be able to support the product requirements, development and test activities

  • Work collaboratively and coordinate between various functional groups to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues on a daily basis. Be the GoTo person for the QA team(s) on technical issues.

  • Review product requirement, user experience specification, technical design specification for testability

  • Act as test architect for the team with special focus on interfaces/features between client and server part of the solution. Involved in creating test strategies, test plans and test cases

  • Conduct test plan/cases review with cross-functional teams to ensure the right test coverage

  • Enhance test automation framework for support of new features and improve test efficiency

  • Develop automation test tools in C++ and Python.

  • Be the expert in analyzing test results and test result failure analysis, utilizing logs, architectural knowledge of the system, data driven metrics

  • Ensure measurable improvement of product quality by identifying, developing and implementing innovative QA capabilities, strategies, approaches and services

  • Implement templates for test results reports; this includes implementing an automated test report, and having a project dashboard to monitor test status

  • Handle escalations from customers and drive appropriate handling to address concerns


  • Education: Project management training/courses (asset), Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related field
  • Very good programming skills and understanding of object-oriented concepts. Highly required Python and C++
  • Excellent analytical and strong technical skills and experience with implementation and administration of Quality Assurancemetrics, such as defect profiles and performance to entry/exit criteria
  • Strong and extended experience in use and implementation of Automation protocols, tools and techniques
  • Experience working in organizations using Agile / Scrum based product development methodologies is highly desirable
  • Previous experience with software development and quality engineering in automotive industry is highly desired
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and strong self-reliance
  • Exceptional attention to detail, interpersonal communication and project management skills
  • Excellent team player
  • Self-motivated, responsible, accountable and have the discipline to bring projects into closure

Additional Information:

Nuance offers a compelling and rewarding work environment. We offer market competitive salaries, bonus, equity, benefits, meaningful growth and development opportunities and a casual yet technically challenging work environment. Join our dynamic, entrepreneurial team and become part of our continuing success.


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Recently viewed

You have not viewed any jobs recently

Stay up to date with Nuance

Sign up to receive Nuance job alerts and communications.

Interested InChoose a category and/or location from the auto-suggestions and click "Add".

Why Nuance?

Martin Eberhart General Manager
I recently rejoined Nuance because I love having the privilege of working with a diverse team of nice and talent individuals to drive customer satisfaction. Having the flexibility within my role to get stuff done while maintaining a good work-life balance. Martin General Manager
Vishnu Vardhan Tech Support
I fell in love with Nuance especially the innovative platforms we create and we impact people’s lives. The work I do every day at Nuance makes a difference and I know when I go home that I truly did something meaningful and important. Vishnu Tech Support
Kristen Fraser Inside Sales
I have been working in the Healthcare industry for close to 20 years and have marveled at how Nuance has been able to keep up with the industry changes and challenges. Every day I am challenged, and every day I make sure the customer comes first. The culture and employees at Nuance are wonderful. I am proud to work for such a dynamic and diverse company and I look forward to the future growth. Kristen Inside Sales
Martin Held Product Manager
I work with some of the smartest colleagues in the industry to turn leading technology and innovative ideas into products and solutions that solve real life problems and have a positive impact on people. I love the flexibility of working. Martin Product Manager
  • Life at Nuance

    We believe in an inclusive culture founded in innovation, life-long development, community impact, and flexible benefits programs so that you can be your best every day.

    Learn More
  • Industries we Serve

    Nuance can develop industry-specific solutions for your business

    Learn More