The Quality Team is missioned to promote, facilitate, implement the solid and agile quality system to support the whole business on innovative product design, efficient and effective industrialization, and joyful customer satisfaction. This is in accordance with our vision “Blue Sky Coming” that stands for our commitment to a brighter tomorrow through our industry-pioneering smart connected EV.
As a member of our Quality team you will work with software engineering teams across US and China and with industry-leading automotive component and ECU (Electronics Control Unit) vendors globally. You will focus on the value-added activity to the engineering design in an agile way for solid design quality and its release.
Enable and support the engineering team to establish software development processes and tool chains that meets related software standard and models, i.e., ASPICE, CMMI, Cyber Security and Functional Safety
Evangelize quality mindset and benefits of software quality system to internal stakeholders and engineers
Define the quality assurance plan and execute independent quality assurance activities, i.e., SDO (Software Development Observation), identify non-conformance issues, and communicate with stakeholders to get them resolved
Track problems and communicate with stakeholders to get them resolved
Enable and support the engineering team to deep dive top issues and execute improvement actions for root cause
Collect and analyze software quality data during development, identify quality risks and report quality status to relevant stakeholders regularly
Organize Domain Release Readiness Review and approve software delivery based on the health status before delivering the software
Design a proactive quality program for software development, and organize enabling activities
Lead or support software related audits and ASPICE/FuSa assessment in relevant areas
Bachelor’s degree +10 years of coding and software quality experience
Experience working in an agile development
Well versed with ASPICE
Familiar with the development of embedded software and experience in project management or development of automotive electronic control products
Familiar with CMMI, ASPICE, Functional Safety, Cyber Security, SOTIF requirements
Familiar with FMEA, FTA, UML, SYSML methods
Familiar with software development related tools, i.e., JIRA, EA, QAC, etc.
Familiar with the vehicle development process, with the ability to build and audit the entire vehicle R&D system
Good track record and demonstrated ability of identifying quality risks and issues and drive process improvements
Open-minded self-starter with the ability to adapt, improvise, and solve problems
Ability to work independently on multiple tasks and projects with various stakeholders
Critical thinking skills and ability to handle sudden setbacks under pressure
Ability to learn quickly and work in a dynamic/fast-paced environment
Master’s Degree in Computer Science
Experience in the automotive industry (or higher complex system like Aerospace or Military) or a start-up company
Automotive SPICE Provisional Assessor with hands-on experience
Hands-on experience on Functional Safety ISO26262
Functional Safety Expert (TUV) or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Total Compensation = Base salary + Annual Bonus + Equity
About NIO USA, INC
NIO Inc. is a pioneer in China’s premium electric vehicle market. We design, jointly manufacture, and sell smart and connected premium electric vehicles, driving innovations in next generation technologies in connectivity, autonomous driving and artificial intelligence. Redefining user experience, we provide users with comprehensive, convenient and innovative charging solutions and other user-centric service offerings.
NIO is committed to a more environmentally friendly future in which improved smart electric car technologies, coupled with a better car ownership experience, will drive increased appreciation and adoption of smart electric cars, leading to a more sustainable future for the planet.