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Sylvia in portrait: About Cinderella, functional development and competence in the subjunctive

Cinderella has big dark eyes and long, flowing blonde hair that has a shimmering red tint – she could easily advertise hair shampoo. She is 37 years old and when she starts running, the whole earth trembles. Although she measures only 1.37 meters, she knows exactly how to get what she wants. “Stubborn” would be […]

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A matter of the heart: AED for Gaimersheim site

The VAIVA management team has decided unanimously to purchase a publicly available Automatic External Defibrillator (AED). In an interview, our IT Manager and volunteer ambulance employee Sebastian explains what an AED actually is, why the ISO 9001 audit inspired to get an AED and why every minute counts in cardiac arrest. Sebastian, VAIVA is all […]

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Virtual development for million cars to come

For 10 years, VAIVA’s expertise in modelling and simulation has been an integral part of the Volkswagen Group. Since then, the production of millions of vehicles were enabled by VAIVA’s simulations and toolchains. Our expertise could also be in your car. And this development continues. Let’s use this anniversary for a little journey through time. […]

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Job start at VAIVA: „I can bring in my ideas and implement them

Starting a new job is always exciting. Our colleague Karina, who joined VAIVA a few months ago as a process developer, talks in this interview about how she came to VAIVA and what made an impression right from the start. Welcome to VAIVA, Karina! You have been with us since June. What did you do […]

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A Cookbook for targeted Company Management

BY: Sebastian VAIVA is continously ISO 9001 certified: Sebastian, Quality Assurance Manager at VAIVA, talks to us about that process and why it is so important. We asked him what an Audit is, what the next steps should be and how everyone can learn from it. Firstly, what even is an Audit?  The Audit is […]

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Intern-Blog – Part 1

At VAIVA, we always give interns the opportunity to gain practical experience and insights into different departments. In a new mini-series, our intern Tim reports about his impressions and his every day work at VAIVA. The first part is about a slightly bumpy start, personal challenges and the importance of cooperation. Hi, I’m Tim, I […]

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The perfect meeting (Attention, irony!)

Meetings can slow down a company – or help to make great progress. At VAIVA, we have therefore developed a wide variety of measures in our participation process – from colleagues, for colleagues – to improve meetings and how we can ensure that guidelines are not just written on a piece of paper or decorate […]

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“And pow!”: Of software and control unit action – Victor in portrait

Urban canyons, dark clouds and squeaky tires. The eyes are staring on the screen, one hand clutching the backrest of the cinema chair, the other the sweet popcorn: pure excitement – and many people only experience the beloved thrill in the cinema when they watch whether a sweaty action hero saves the world again. Being […]

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Strength through diversity – the team  for System Development Driver Assistance Systems (E11): „Ebaso fend i, dass diea Diversität a großa Schtärke eisres Teams isch“

There are many reasons to work at VAIVA: for example, exciting fields of activity, meaningful work, legendary team events and a large portion of freedom for all employees. However, above all VAIVA’s team System Development Driver Assistance Systems (in short: E11) is proud to live and love internationality and diversity. In this team, “diversity” is […]

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