Test Engineer Embedded Systems (f/m)

Employer: Porsche Engineering
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 20.11.2018
    Short company description

    About

    Porsche Engineering is a 100% subsidiary of the sports car manufacturer Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart.We offer premium engineering services and innovative solutions for the automotive industry and beyond. We think laterally – and we think forward.
    The Cluj-Napoca location of Porsche Engineering is specialized in complex technical calculations and is also involved in the development of electric vehicles, electronics and design. We cover a wide range of development activities and know-how – from conventional powertrains to future mobility and from prototype to series development. These activities contribute significantly to the improvement of safety in future cars by optimizing brake systems and developing pedestrian protections as well as driver assistance systems. Representing an integral part of the Porsche Engineering Group, specialists and development engineers at the Cluj-Napoca location are working on international company projects and cooperate closely with colleagues at all other sites in order to combine all special competencies for successful project work.

    History

    Porsche Engineering Romania SRL was founded in Cluj-Napoca in 2016 as a subsidiary of Porsche Engineering Group GmbH, Weissach (Germany). The foundation was closely linked to the collaboration with the Technical University in Cluj-Napoca which has been in place since 1992. This bridge between industry and academic research and instruction has resulted in a fruitful and mutually beneficial exchange.

    Origin and Headquarters

    Pioneering solutions are what Ferdinand Porsche was aspiring to back in 1931 when he founded his engineering office in order to offer automotive engineering services to customers. It is precisely this original philosophy that has guided Porsche Engineering to this day: as a 100% subsidiary of Porsche AG, Porsche Engineering offers innovative engineering services – for the entire automotive industry and beyond. The Porsche Engineering Group GmbH, headquartered in the Research & Development Centre of Porsche in Weissach (Germany) has subsidiaries in Germany, the Czech Republic, Italy, China and Romania.

    Requirements

    Completed studies of German and English language, as well as educational certificates (DaF, Goethe-Zertifikat C1, Cambridge, TOFFL and others.) or training courses are desirable
    Minimum 2 years experience as a technical translator
    Passion for languages and accuracy in translation
    Accuracy in editing documents, including formatting and layout
    Excellent language and communication skills in both German and English
    Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
    Ability to work independently, meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment; multitasking and strong attention to detail
    Good time-management skills as well as the ability to estimate workload and plan the translation, editing, and delivery of the documents to be translated as accurately as possible
    Good communication and interpersonal skills in order to create a good working relationship in a teamwork-oriented environment

    Responsibilities

    Translate accurately and concisely documents and other materials including technical and complex materials from one language into another (Romanian, German and English)
    Read material and rewrite material in specified language, following established rules pertaining to factors such as word meanings, sentence structure, grammar and punctuation
    Estimate time needed for translations, including intermediary stages up to delivery (discussion of terms if necessary, various drafts and others)
    Perform related duties as assigned and keep the parties updated on the progress and possible changes regarding deadlines, timelines, etc
    Translate a variety of materials, with attention to technical terms and nuance, so that the intent and tone of the original meaning are preserved
    Manage, coordinate and plan the translation needs and requests of the project teams
    Coordinate and follow up on requests for translation services with contractors (completion according to format, standards, time frames)
    Proof-read communication documents for consistency in both languages
    Working in international project teams
    Willingness to travel