Shape mobility for a more sustainable future!


Our Engineering department is creating a strong foundation of skills for new technologies and innovations. We have a committed passion to create and deliver iconic and desirable global products suitable for volume production.

We are looking for Program Functional Safety Manager!



The Functional Safety Manager is a part of NEVS Program Engineering Management department. PEM department is responsible for executing the programs and attributes on a total vehicle level. Functional Safety is one of the attributes that needs to be managed thru the systems engineering process.

In you role as FS manager, you have to be diplomatic with Teams that are experiencing high pressure from demanding Timelines to be able to reach results. In the role as manager you will use your leadership abilities to perform basic FSM training of all employees and staff.


The role also involves:

  • To build and maintain a Safety Culture and Safety Organization.
  • Ensure Synchronization and further development of NEVS Safety Standards with all other Locations
  • In charge of all Functional Safety related Topics.
  • In charge of the FSM Part of the Development Process, Release Process, Vehicle Usage Classification, Vehicle Sign offs and all other FSM/Safety relevant Processes and Procedures.
  • In charge of the Functional Safety relevant Part of SOR Packages, RFIs, RFQs and participates in Supplier Meetings and the Supplier selection Process.
  • Owns the Template for the Development Interface Agreement (DIA) and is in Charge of the DIA Negotiations.
  • Participates in Program Engineering Gate Reviews.
  • Member of the Change Control Board, all changes to the Project, Product and Parts needed to be parsed by the FSM for Safety Relevance.
  • Prepare the Introduction of SAE J3061 Cybersecurity Standard and the advanced Functional Safety Management for ADAS and autonomous Vehicles.


We are looking for someone who has:

  • MSc or Higher University Level education
  • 10 years of work experience in Automotive is mandatory
  • Knowledge or Trainings in ISO26262 or similar would be appreciated.
  • Experience of managing and measuring work with different cultures
  • Experience of interpersonal savvy
  • English and preferable a third language


To be successful in this role, you need to:

  • Have functional, organizational and technical skills
  • Be flexible to a changing work environment
  • Be an efficient problem solver
  • Have a good managing skills
  • Have a good communication and negotiations skills
  • Be creative, solution-oriented and open minded

Great consideration will be given to your personal aptitude for the position!


About us

The world is in need of change – and we at NEVS want to be part of driving it and at the same time shape life for generations to come. That’s why we focus on designing premium electric vehicles and smart mobility solutions that prove what’s best for one can be best for all. What we do is not simply providing a way to get around, it’s a chance to be part of something bigger. Electrification, connected vehicles, changing ownership models, and autonomous driving are just some of the important trends that are transforming our industry. Together with our partners and people like you, we are shaping mobility for a more sustainable future.



We have a very lean organization which gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and also very open minded for new technical solutions and working methods.

We offer you a stimulating-and solution focused work environment with customer and complete vehicle focus.

NEVS put a great importance to our employees' development, and in that perspective your main area will evolve together with you.

Finally, the connectivity era of autonomous vehicles has just begun, and we offer you a possibility to be part of that development.



NEVS is a member of the Engineering Industries and covered by current collective bargaining agreement signed by Unionen / Sveriges Ingenjörer / Ledarna.

Do you want to join the team that will focus on the development of attractive cars for the future? In that case you are welcome to apply for employment with us! 

Selection work and interviews will be ongoing continuously during the application period, so please send your application as soon as possible!

We strongly discouraged each contact from the media and CV sales, recruitment sites or companies!








Type of employment Tillsvidareanställning
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2017/84
Published 01.Jun.2017
Last application date 02.Jul.2017 11:59 PM CET

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