Functional Safety Manager (m/f/x)


  • Act as Functional Safety Manager for active safety products of mechatronic product
  • Analyze impact and implement required changes to meet ISO 26262 to current QMS
  • Perform safety management activities for applicable internal or OEM specific development according to ISO 26262 standard during all project phases (concept, product development, production)
  • Specify detailed safety requirements, including diagnostic and software requirements
  • Cascade safety requirements to the systems, subsystems, and component levels in product portfolio
  • Conduct reviews with product teams to ensure functional safety standards are being met throughout product development cycles
  • Lead and coordinate creation of functional safety documentation according ISO 26262
  • Collaborate and ensure compliance with project managers, development team and customers on functional safety
  • Provide training & development to drive productivity/engagement



  • Bachelor or higher degree in Engineering
  • Detailed knowledge and proven experience with ISO 26262
  • Knowledge of Functional Safety Theory, with specific on-the-job experience
  • 5 years relevant work experience, in product development, in automotive safety related products
  • Proven record of taking customer requirements from design to production
  • Experience with system engineering approaches and experience with change and configuration management
  • Familiarity with automotive development and quality process
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas succinctly and persuasively to peers, management and customers
  • Good presentation and coaching skills
  • Good technical leadership and risk management-, planning and organization/control skills, strong analytic and problem-solving skills