Technical Lead-FOSS

ZF India Pvt Ltd

  • Hyderabad, India
Technical Lead-FOSS
Job Posted : Mar 8th, 2022

Job Description

  • ZF TCI is seeking an experienced FOSS Engineer to Ensure compliance of Free and Open-Source Software usage in ECU Software development and coordinate with legal and development teams to address the issues that could be caused by these types of code in developed SW. Ensure compliance of Free and Open-Source Software used in product development
  • Central point of contact for all project related issues and questions regarding Free Open-Source software license/usage issues.
  • Co-ordinate with development and legal teams for Free Open-Source compliance activities during product life cycle.
  • Review software architecture and design of a project w.r.t FOSS usage.
  • Review FOSS components (license terms and obligations) and approval of the same (through legal team) to be used in software development. Coordinate with external vendors whenever necessary and compliance to FOSS usage in the Software development

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Master’s/Bachelors in Computer Science / Information Technology / Mechatronics / Automotive Electronics / Electrical Electronics / ENTC
  • More than 2 years of experienced in FOSS activities. Must have experience in working with cross-functional and cross-divisional teams. Good Experience in Synopsys Detect, Blackduck Protex, Blackduck HUB, Jenkins tools
  • Comprehension of IP law/licensing principles including open source license compliance. Knowledge in Permissive, Weak Copyleft, Strong Copyright Licenses (such as MIT, Apache, GPL and BSD) and both open source and proprietary third-party software terms and conditions. Advanced expertise in Microsoft Office products – Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, & SharePoint – demonstrated creativity in use of these products to solve analytical problems.
  • Hands on doing administration, support and installation of Synopsys Detect, Blackduck Protex, Blackduck HUB, Jenkins tools. Responsible for training and guiding teams in setting up FOSS scans.
  • Responsible for Final review of the Foss-Disclosure Document provided by the Vendor/client. Performance Analysis for Blackduck hub server and part of the Blackduck support team


  • Hyderabad, India.

Company Overview:-

In India, ZF is one of the leading suppliers of technology solutions and services that is shaping mobility trends in the country. The group has had operations on the subcontinent for over three decades. In fact, the U.S. company TRW, which was acquired by ZF in May 2015, has been in India for roughly half a century. Most of ZF Group’s strategic divisions and business units are already present in India and cater to the automotive and non-automotive segments in the country.