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Job title:  Project Manager Functional Safety Projects (m/f/d)

Posting Date:  Sep 17, 2022
Company:  AVL Software and Functions GmbH

Regensburg, DE

Job ID:  27561

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:


Project Manager Functional Safety Projects (m/f/d)





  • Planning, coordination and support of safety-related development projects under consideration of the requirements of ISO 26262 & ISO 21448 in the areas of electric drive technology and autonomous vehicles
  • Responsible for the projects regarding development timeline, scope, resource and budget
  • Support of customers and project teams in functional safety topics such as effort planning, moderation and safety assessments
  • Responsible for configuration management, change and concern management, alignment of interfaces, requirements engineering as well as test management
  • Technical team leadership within the framework of functional safety projects
  • Initiate and coordinate interdisciplinary departmental collaboration between system, hardware and software
  • Collaboration with sales team during the aquisition of projects






  • Completed studies TU/FH mechanical or electrical engineering, mechatronics or similar
  • Several years of professional and industry experience
  • Experience as function developer or architect highly welcome
  • Experience in the area of functional safety (e.g. ISO 26262)
  • Good knowledge of the automotive sector including its processes
  • Experience with an industry standard life cycle management tool
  • Communication, team leadership and project management skills
  • High analytical and conceptual skills
  • Persuasiveness and commitment in communication and appearance
  • Good English and German language skills
  • 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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