Senior Functional Safety Manager (m/f/d)

  • Berlin
  • Braunschweig
  • Erlangen
  • München
  • Radolfzell
  • Stuttgart
  • Ulm
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Hi, Welcome to Elektrobit!

Would you like to have a job where you can influence one of the biggest industries? Do you have a vision of what the mobility of the future could look like? Then we have just the right thing for you!

Before we dive right into your concrete position of interest

We would like to introduce ourselves.

We are Elektrobit and we develop visionary embedded and connected software for the automotive industry. Day by day we work on leading-edge technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience that shape the future of mobility. As part of the world of top automotive brands we have been doing this with great success for more than 35 years. Our customers include Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more and you can find our technologies in more than 600 million vehicles. We are a wholly-owned independently-operated subsidiary of Continental AG. What unites all of our over 4000 colleagues all around the world is our passion for automotive software and our unique team spirit. Together we work towards our vision of a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. Would you like to help make this vision a reality and move the world with us?

Then we’d love to hear from you! We are looking for a new Senior Functional Safety Manager (m/f/d).

What you do

  • You manage the application of existing standards around ISO 26262 and IEC 61508 and observe further development of the industrial standards.
  • You identify relevant relationships to other related standards, like ISO 21448, and derive measures.
  • You drive and align adaption of company standards and best practices to ensure profound application of the relevant processes.
  • You assess existing projects, processes and tools from an independent strategical perspective.
  • You define and roll-out training plans, involving internal communities and external training providers.
  • You contribute to effort estimation and risk assessments for larger projects – enabling new innovative business up to no-quote recommendation.
  • You participate in working groups and norming organizations within and outside the company.

What you bring

  • You have a master’s degree in computer science or similar academic degree.
  • You bring in several years of experience in a leadership role with application of Functional Safety in relevant branches like avionics, medical, rail, … - automotive experience is a plus.
  • You have profound knowledge of the relevant standards, methods and tools, e. g. FTA, FMEA or STPA.
  • You have knowledge of reliable standard solutions on architectural level.
  • As a plus, your experience is proven by standard certificates, e.g. Certified Functional Safety Assessor
  • You are well grounded with solid software know how, e. g. in the areas of Requirements Management, Architecture or Test and Validation
  • You can communicate effectively with all stakeholders ranging from experts and customers over EB development teams up to our executive level.
  • You bring in willingness to travel and a strong customer orientation.
  • You communicate efficiently in English, both written and verbally – German is a plus.

Look forward to

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects, together with best-in-class colleagues.
  • Benefiting from our international collaborations and our multicultural and diverse #teamElektrobit, there’s so much we learn from each other.
  • Having a job that fits to your life through access to mobile work, flextime without core hours and tailored work time models such as part-time work. Let’s have a chat about what suits you and us best.
  • Enjoying an informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Being part of a team where we believe in each other, care for each other, and can rely on each other. Regular team and sport events strengthen our team spirit even further.
  • Continuously learning and building your skill set with first-class development opportunities, e.g. through unlimited access to the e-learning platform Udemy and our extensive know-how.
  • Profiting from a generously subsidized company pension plan and capital-forming benefits.

Reach out to us

Are you our new Senior Functional Safety Manager (m/f/d)? Then apply in no time via our job portal. What we need is your CV and you can import your résumé data automatically. Do you have any questions? Isabel Raiser will be happy to answer them. Please call her on +49 9131-7701-6370.
Check out our website for more information on working at Elektrobit.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
At Elektrobit, we celebrate diversity. Your ethnic origin, gender, religion or world view, disability, age, or sexual identity do not matter to us. The only important thing is that you fit in with us and are passionate about automotive software.

  • Isabel Kirste
  • Recruiting
  • +49 9131 7701 6370