Safety Expert/Manager Japan

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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit (EB) is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At EB we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • Together with your team you will be responsible for several customer projects with respect to Functional Safety.
  • You will create safety plan and manage the development of safety requirements as a safety manger.
  • You are creative to define and improve processes, methods, and tools for Functional Safety.
  • You share your knowledge with colleagues and team members.
  • You are a representative of Elektrobit at international congresses and relevant committees as well as through publications.

Your profile

  • You have an university degree in computer sciences, electrical engineering or a related field.
  • Several years of project experience with responsibility for safety management and safety analysis complying with ISO26262 or IEC61508.
  • Distinct knowledge in the fields of requirements engineering, system engineering and in the implementation of abstract safety concepts; experience in Automotive SPICE and software development is an optional preference.
  • Ability to familiarize yourself quickly with new, complex issues and to develop solutions.
  • Strong communication, presentation, and social skills.
  • Fluent English and Japanese skills.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and flextime
  • Free beverages
  • Various preventive medical measures
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy
  • Holiday/ Sat, Sun and Public holidays. Total 120+ days/year.
  • Annual vacation/ 10-20 days, Sick Leave/5 days (start date Jan 1st)
  • Flextime (core-time: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.)
Benefits may vary depending on location and branch size.

Contact us

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