Team Lead for Software Testing

at VinAI (View all jobs)

Hanoi, HCM

VinAI Research is a leading research lab with offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Funded by Vin Group, the largest enterprise in Vietnam by capitalization, our mission is to conduct high-impact research that pushes the knowledge frontier in AI and to accelerate applications of AI in Vietnam, the Asia Pacific region, and beyond.

Headed by its founding director, Dr. Hung H. Bui (formerly of Google DeepMind), this is the first AI research lab in Vietnam created with a focus on top-tier research and publications. The lab enjoys a world-class research facility, including ample access to computing infrastructure and GPUs. In addition, it maintains active research collaboration with other top AI research labs around the world. The current research areas include machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, natural language technologies and reinforcement learning.

Who is VinAI looking for? 

As a Team Lead of the Software Testing Team, you will lead a team that is responsible to verify and validate release candidates of safety-critical SW applications for road approval. Your team will be at the forefront of the latest technological advances that will transform mobility at VinFast towards the future. We are looking for someone with a good software testing background experienced with tests in Software-in-Loop (SiL) and Vehicle-in-Loop (ViL).

What you’ll do

  • Grow and lead a team of SW test engineers for ADAS/AD
  • Team strategy definition and implementation
  • Offer support, training and guidance for the team
  • The team’s responsibility includes
    • Define a test strategy for SWE.4 to SWE.6
    • Define and rollout a test plan for the ADAS/AD business unit
    • Create test specifications
    • Manual and automated scenario generation in a SiL environment for SW qualification
    • Maneuver catalogue specification for ViL tests
    • Triage and defect management
  • Ability to travel to support occasional test drives

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Automotive, Electrical, Communication or Computer Engineering
  • 5+ years professional experience with Autonomous Driving System or Software Development
  • 5+ years professional work experience with SW Qualification
  • 3+ years professional work experience with embedded software development for safety critical systems (e.g., automotive, aerospace)
  • Profound knowledge of the software verification and validation techniques
  • Long term thinking, stable and scalable design & continuous improvement skills
  • Enjoying new challenges and innovative technologies
  • Very good English language skills

Nice to Have’s

  • Master’s Degree or higher in Automotive, Electrical, Communication, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • Leadership experience in growing and managing a SW testing team
  • Experience with budget forecasts
  • Knowledge and/or experience in with MiL, SiL, HiL, or ViL environments
  • Experience with Agile software engineering methodology

Why you’ll love work here:

  • Opportunity to apply your knowledge and research skills to make real impact to the world.
  • Compensation is highly competitive and will consider the applicant’s current experience level
  • Work on challenging real-world problems.
  • Opportunity to continuously grow your knowledge and your leadership skills
  • Opportunity to contribute, interact, share and learn from exceptionally talented colleagues.
  • Chance to work with experienced ADAS/AD experts worldwide

Interested applicants are invited to send your application to