Functional Safety Manager for Software (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

Your responsibilities

The tasks of a Safety Manager are to identify, establish, plan, coordinate and monitor the tasks, activities and resources necessary to realize functional safety in the project.

Therefore you will...
  • execute projects with functional safety relevance in the automotive domain
  • plan the relevant work packages and support the project members
  • organize and prepare the team for functional safety audits and assessment
  • tailor functional safety and process standards to project needs
  • define and improve processes, methods and tools used in projects

Your profile

  • You hold a Masters Degree or Diploma in Computer Engineering, Computer Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or related sciences.
  • You are experienced as project manager for automotive software projects
  • You are experienced in functional safety engineering and in verification and validation activities
  • You have profound knowledge of relevant process standards such as Automotive SPICE or similar
  • You have profound knowledge of relevant functional safety standards such as ISO 26262, IEC 61508 or similar
  • You are autonomous and have a self-reliant way of working
  • You are outgoing, have a self-confident personality and team player capabilities.
  • Your profile is completed by your readiness to travel and fluent capability of the English language
  • You have a passion for good software and systems

What we offer

  • Exciting projects in the automotive software industry
  • Further development opportunities
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly working atmosphere
  • Mobile work
  • Trainings in our own academy

Your contact

Please contact us at +49 9131 7701 7060 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.

Learn more about your developmental possibilities and EB’s exceptional company culture at

We are looking forward to receiving your application!
  • Recruiting
  • Mr. Samuel Kittel
  • +49 9131 7701 6952