Automotive/Autonomous Vehicle Functional Safety Lead Assessor – German

We are looking to strengthen our team us in our office in Marly, Switzerland in the canton of Fribourg close to the Swiss capital of Bern with a passionate safety and security engineer to join us as:

Automotive/Autonomous Vehicle Functional Safety Lead Assessor

to support our clients in the German speaking parts of  the world.

Key Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Conduct functional safety assessments, audits and certifications for ISO 26262 as lead assessor
  • Lead the execution of projects with the nominated team of assessors
  • Support functional safety assessments, audits and certifications for IEC 61508, IEC 61511, ISO 13849, IEC 62061, IEC 61496, IEC 62304 as assessor
  • Active contribution to new functional safety standards and developments in functional safety practices and technologies such as ISO 21448 (SOTIF) and ISO 21434
  • Coordinates, prepares, and delivers functional safety training acc. to prevailing standards
  • Establish, handle the business relation with existing customers.

Educational / Professional Qualifications:

  • Studies in either informatics, telecommunications, electrical engineering, or similar sciences in with confirmed analytical competencies (Master, PhD or equivalent).
  • 4 years’ experience in relevant industry projects in the automotive functional safety domain.

Key Competencies:

  • In depth knowledge of the functional safety standard ISO 26262
  • Knowledge in upcoming standards such as ISO 21448 (SOTIF)
  • Knowledge in other functional safety and / or cybersecurity standards such as IEC 61508, IEC 61511, ISO 13849, ISO 21434 or IEC 62443 is a strong plus
  • Experience in auditing, certifications and/or assessments of functional safety in applied products related to automotive (as applicant or as assessor/auditor)
  • Experience in design and production aspects in products related to functional safety.
  • Ability to lead and execute projects (project team typically less than 5, duration up to 12-18 months)
  • Maintains customer relationships during and after projects
  • Can use his network to support the business growth with a spirit of entrepreneurship
  • Dynamic and self-starting personality. With a passion for safety and security.
  • Excellent communication skills in English and German (min. proficient user – C1)
  • French language skills are a strong plus.