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Job title:  Functional Safety Manager - Component level (m/w/d)

Posting Date:  Sep 7, 2022
Company:  AVL Software and Functions GmbH

Regensburg, DE

Job ID:  26119

AVL is the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology) for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and their integration into the vehicle.


AVL Software and Functions GmbH is the center of competence for Powertrain Software- and Function Development, as well as Electronics and Systems integration. Our fields of activity include highly innovative projects in the area of Combustion Engines, E-Mobility and ADAS / AD. Our vision “Why not – move different!” is challenging us to develop solutions for the future of mobility.


We are looking for you:


Functional Safety Manager - Component level (m/w/d)





  • Planning, coordination and monitoring of the tasks of all activities identified in the safety process
  • Supervision and coordination of the development of electronic vehicle component functions in the area of powertrain and e-mobility under the aspect of functional safety according to ISO26262
  • Optimisation of the safety process
  • Advancing hazard analyses, analysis and evaluation of safety functions according to the specifications of the standard (FMEA, FTA, DFA)
  • Supporting the project teams in the implementation of functional safety such as effort planning, training, moderation and safety assessments 
  • Representation of functional safety within AVL and vis-à-vis the customer
  • Support the further development of new technologies





  • Many years of experience in the field of functional safety (IEC 61508, ISO 26262). 
  • Several years of professional experience in the development of mechatronic systems, preferably in the automotive sector.
  • Experience in safety analysis methods, e.g. H&R, FMEA, FTA 
  • Experience with PTC Integrity:
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills 
  • High analytical and conceptual skills 
  • Very good German and English skills 
  • Willingness to travel
  • Personality is more than anything!




  • Be part of our pioneering work– together with our customers we shape the future of mobility! 
  • International and innovative collaboration rings a bell? That’s how we work.
  • Our technical and personal onboarding concept will help you to hop on easily.
  • We support lifelong learning: educate yourself, apply your knowledge and get creative.
  • Mobile working, flex-time and modern workplaces are part of our DNA.
  • We are deeply rooted in our values: respectful communication, care, openness, passion and trust


If so, please use our online application tool to send your application to AVL!


AVL is not just about cars. It's about changing the future. Together.

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