Job Description
Lead Software Test Architect
Application deadline: 
Workplace:  Hybrid Position
Job Location (Short):  Bjerringbro, Midtjylland, Denmark
Contract Type:  Full-Time
Employment Type:  Regular

Would you like to participate in developing the future technologies within software for Grundfos' products?

Then join Embedded Software Development in Group Technology & Innovation in Bjerringbro. We are looking for a Lead Test Architect for embedded software development. You will become part of a team of six cross-organisational architechts focusing on different aspects of developing the embedded software for our platform and products. The team supports our complete embedded software development organisation with system architecture, and you will be part of a function developing the firmware across our product portfolio.

“You will join a team of experienced specialists who both complement and challenge each other, to continuously do better and develop the best solutions. “, Erik says.

What is the job about?

You will have a varied and diverse job where you have cooperation with the architecture team, test responsible’ s and stakeholders across our organisations ensuring alignment on the test architecture tasks assigned to you

Your main responsibilities:

  • Leading and coordination of our test governance team, consisting of members from all our development teams.
  • Drive software test architecture tasks ensuring a uniform test approach in our organization.
  • Participate in cross organizational quality initiatives and be driver of selected initiatives.
  • As lead Test Architect you are overall responsible for several of our tools used during our verification process
  • Be part of our governance in software development
  • Participate in process improvement within software development, and across organisation.
  • Participate in research projects in university cooperation within software development methods.
  • Be available for development teams to clarify and discuss ambiguities regarding test and processes.

It is a prerequisite that you have solid understanding on software test and a plus if you have knowledge in development of embedded systems. You collaborate with colleagues in both Denmark, India and China.

Experience in some of the following areas would be an advantage:

  • Solid knowledge on software test including test management. ISTQB knowledge is a plus.
  • Knowledge and understanding on Systems Engineering, INCOSE certification is an advantage.
  • Software Product Line Engineering and software platform development
  • Knowledge on programming languages like C and Python
  • Pure Variants, IBM Doors, git, Jenkins, C4 software documentation, RVTM

Your background:

You have a solid experience in test within the software development domain and have a genuine interest in working within software test architecture.  Any understanding of the products we deliver is highly beneficial, and you probably hold a relevant master’s degree. Also, you have excellent communication and facilitation skills, enabling you to work with software professionals on technical projects.



What’s in it for you?

Whether it’s developing leadership skills or advancing your expertise even further, we’ll support you with continuous learning and development opportunities, to help discuss and steer your long-term Grundfos career path. You’ll be welcomed from day one into an inclusive, trusting environment guided by six core values.


In addition, your day-to-day benefits include:

  • If you’ll be working from your home office, we’ll make sure you are well equipped with a good workstation. However, you are always welcome to our offices where you can engage, learn, and have fun with colleagues
  • On top of it, flexible working hours and up to 3 days’ additional paid leave for volunteering of your choice
  • Annual bonuses, health insurance, parental support, internal well-being consultants and programmes
  • Access to the modern Grundfos Academy to pursue further both personal and professional development
  • Diverse, inclusive environment with employee-led forums offering colleagues a safe place to connect and share openly


Do you want to learn more?

If you have questions or would like to know more about this position, please contact Recruiter Erik Adam Schulz Laursen at +45 87 51 94 15.

If this job sounds appealing, please send your resume by clicking “Apply”.


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We look forward to hearing from you.

About Grundfos 
Grundfos is one of the world’s leading water technology companies with more than 19.000 employees in 60+ countries all over the world. Our skills commit us to pioneering solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improve the quality of life for people. We dare to do things that others cannot or dare not do, as we believe innovation is not only a business opportunity, but an obligation. And what really matters to us is not short term profit, but the impact we make. By becoming part of our united powerful team, you too can drive this change no matter your role.

An inclusive team
If you like the look of this job and know you can bring your skills to contribute to our purpose, please apply. We need and welcome professional people from all corners – however you identify and whatever your background is.