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At MBition, we are bringing digital luxury to mobility users around the world. 

To accomplish this, we are redefining how software is developed within the automotive field as part of an international Mercedes-Benz software development network. As a 100% subsidiary of the Mercedes-Benz Group AG, we develop and integrate the next generation of Mercedes-Benz in-car infotainment systems that are based on the Mercedes-Benz Operating System (MBOS). In addition, we are responsible for the Mercedes me companion app, we provide seamless & connected mobility experiences and we contribute to Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) platform development. With offices in Berlin and Sofia, we are aiming to bring new generation of innovative infotainment systems across the globe.

SI Department Senior Defect Management (all genders) - Berlin

Reference: 730031
Your Mission
At system integration domain we contribute to steering the large-scale project of more than 300 cross-functional distributed teams and manage their contributions to the overall product. As a Senior defect manager you help the teams to keep the bug numbers under control and contribute to the defect management processes in multiple projects while helping to automate as much of them as possible 
Your Profile
As senior defect manager in the team of senior experts, you will:
  • make sure that reported defects (bug tickets) are categorized, assigned and fixed in time;
  • you help a group of teams to keep their bug numbers under control;
  • you contribute to our defect management processes;
  • you automate as much of them as possible;
  • you take ownership of various topics;
  • you improve turnaround times.
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Communication Technology or a comparable qualification
  • 5+ years of professional experience, knowledge of quality standards (ASPICE, ...)
  • Analytical skills (read logs, suggest changes)
  • Understanding of QA and test processes
  • Proficiency in problem solving and troubleshooting technical issues
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Personal initiative, commitment, perseverance
  • Well-developed communication skills
  • Experience with version control and CI/CD
  • Knowledge of the AUTOSAR standards, the functional safety ISO 26262 and ISTQB is a plus
  • Well-developed communication and team work skills, even through tough situations
  • Good understanding of end customer needs
  • Minimum one year of experience in an agile organization
  • Minimum of 3 years of knowledge in defect management of large-scale automotive projects
  • Understanding of agile and classic development processes and tools
  • Solid knowledge of Atlassian Jira and Confluence
  • Project management experience
  • High degree of expertise and technical understanding for complex IT projects and software architecture, preferably for automotive infotainment systems
  • Previous work experience of understanding technical documentation
  • Defect reporting and documenting in different rounds
  • Previous work experience working in cross functional teams
Nice to have
  • Experience in automotive and/or infotainment products
  • Software development skills (for example C++, Python, Java) and modern software development practices
  • Experience with large-scale Agile frameworks (SAFe, LeSS, Scrum@Scale)
  • Understanding of challenges and constraints within automotive domain and processes
  • Multi-cultural work environment experience
Personal skills:
  • Pronounced team spirit, well-developed teamwork and communication skills
  • High degree of independence, creativity, ability to cooperate, personal initiative, perseverance and resilience
  • Solution and goal-oriented way of working, strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational, time management, prioritization and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • High level of commitment, willingness to learn and quick comprehension
  • Strong project- and stakeholder management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
Language skills:
  • Proficient in English
  • German is a huge plus
Why us?
A chance to work on a new generation of Infotainment Systems, which will power millions of 
  • An international, interdisciplinary innovation lab, which is part of the Mercedes-Benz AG
  • Agile working methods and open feedback culture
  • A brand new modern and fully accessible office facing the Spree
  • Flexible working hours
  • Mobility Budget, Healthcare Budget & more benefits
We look forward to receiving your complete application, including CV (in English) and relevant references with the following information:

  • Job title and reference number
  • Salary expectations
  • Earliest start date

You don't bring everything with you? Don't worry, MBition is proud of our diverse workforce and passionate about having MBitioneers from all backgrounds and perspectives. MBition is and always will be an equal opportunity employer. We are looking for employees who convince us above all with their personality and passionately motivated to join the team!
You are welcome to contact our representative for severely disabled employees, Anna Schade (, who will support you in the further application process.
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