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Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products which can positively contribute to smoking related population harm reduction. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and the space to move your career forward in new directions. It’s so rare in Electronics that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. Electronics is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with scientifically substantiated alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest experts in their fields, with fast access to right resources. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, you will be a part of our smoke-free future. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed in our electronic office in Shenzhen, China. We are looking for a Subject Matter Expert, Senior Engineer - Design Verification in Firmware to plan and coordinate activities for the Design Verification of electronic device through the application of scientific/engineering and project management skills. Responsibilities • Design Verification (DV) SME: • Serve as a technical expert for relevant aspects of projects/processes (verification and related testing activities) • Support DV Lead to define verification test plans. • Define test methods and protocols (in close collaboration with Firmware Development Team) • Manage technical test resources (internal / external laboratory and third party suppliers) • Develop state-of-the-art automated firmware/software test methods and equipment, ensure proper commissioning and qualification • Develop test cases based on use cases for functional firmware/software robustness characterization. • Produce and review technical documents (test specifications, qualification reports, design verification plans, design verification reports) • Work closely with Product Development to help develop and provide feedback for testing and risk assessment • Provide technical expertise to support Product and Process Improvement projects (in close collaboration with Industrialization and Sustaining Teams) • Develop business justification, scope, and resource requirements for management reviews and decision making by acting as the knowledgeable resource for bringing projects to realization • Lead and direct internal project members (SME's and external consultants & vendors) to ensure project scopes, budgets, schedules and timelines are developed & managed from project initiation until closure, and is compliant to company standards • Review, evaluate and manage large quantities of research/technical information and existing PMI documents. Perform knowledge management via data compilation, review and storage in line with Company, FDA or any other equivalent accreditation authority requirements • Actively participate in strategies development and activity plans, which will build engineering pipeline projects and capabilities for future anticipation. Coordinate the delivery of the technical activities of internal and external partners to meet the identified project scope and objectives required to ensure their successful closures. Who we’re looking for • Engineering or Science Degree (Firmware, Software, Computer Science Engineering or Electronics Engineering with strong focus on consumer electronics goods). • 5-10 years of relevant experience, preferably in firmware/software design and/or testing at module level as well as finished consumer products. Relevant industries would be: consumer electronics products manufacturer, medical device manufacturer, scientific instrument manufacturer, automation products/services provider, design consultancy. • Experience in automated robustness firmware/software testing • Experience in statistical data analysis • Experience in developing test plan • Development of testing methods and protocols • Structured approach to device development and characterization is essential • Knowledge of industry test standards linked to Firmware/Software testing • Firmware/Software risk assessment awareness • Failure investigation, root cause analysis (RCA) on consumer product • Good command of English is a must, mandarin would be a plus • Analytical mindset What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: deliver a smoke-free future. Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 73,500 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 5 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North America and Latin America; in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer. #LIjobs