About Hitachi

Hitachi, Ltd. is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan. It is the parent company of the Hitachi Group and had formed part of the Nissan zaibatsu and later DKB Group and Fuyo Group of companies before DKB and Fuji Bank merged into the Mizuho Financial Group.

Hitachi is hiring for the post of R&D Quality Engineer!

Responsibilities of the Candidate:

Perform/track the quality engineering activities as per the Quality Assurance

Plan Reporting on and providing visibility on the quality status and the quality metrics to the Project Manager, the Teams, and the Quality team

Establishes standards, guidelines, and process tailoring to be followed in projects

Monitor adherence to processes and standards

Provides visibility to Quality, Line, and Project management on non-conformances that can impact product or process quality

Participates in pre-Gate QA audits and assists in the follow-up of QA Audit actions

Prepares and owns the Document Control Plan

Process development in the quality management system

Drive, maintain, coordinate, and report on the quality improvement program


Master/Bachelor/Diploma or advanced degree in quality assurance, software engineering, computer science, or related disciplines

Experience within Agile methods such as test-driven development, SAFe, and SCRUM is beneficial

Any other SW or IT expertise (e.g., security, safety, communication protocols, system engineering, testing, performance engineering, quality assurance, process development) is beneficial

Background in the use of development tools such as Visual Studio, Azure Dev Ops, and Jenkins, and experience with quality management tools like SonarQube, Klocwork

Proficiency in English, speaking and writing