NEVS, Trollhättan


Shape mobility for a more sustainable future!


NEVS 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. By challenging conventions, we design premium electric vehicles and mobility experiences that are simple, engaging and distinctive, but that also shape a brighter, cleaner future for all.


We are now looking for a Functional Safety Engineer!


The EE HW Engineering Chapter is one of five competence teams inside the Hardware Engineering Tribe. The overall responsibility of the Tribe is to secure NEVS present and future need for Hardware Competence & Technology, while building a great place to work. The responsibilities of the EE HW Engineering Chapter lies within the areas of Physical Electrical Architecture, EDS (Electrical Distribution Systems), Electronics & Electrical Energy Storage.

We work in a lean, agile organization where people with certain competences are either members of squads (smaller teams), and/or act in a supporting role to these squads. To be successful you need to have an open mind, be solution oriented, a team player and able to adapt to change.


Work Tasks

As a Functional Safety Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining NEVS General Requirements for functional safety, and thus ensuring that NEVS products will meet the standards required by NEVS customers. The role includes actively following development of legislation globally, and most likely participation in workgroups in the field of functional safety. You will be monitoring and reviewing NEVS internal test planning, and as a functional safety engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the organization with assessing the development from an electrical hardware perspective. You are expected to follow-up and report progress. You will use your knowledge and new findings continuously to develop and refine NEVS General Requirements in the field of functional safety. You will direct and address the functional safety view in all stages of development.

You will also:

  • Support concept selection at vehicle architecture, system and component level.
  • Monitor NEVS internal development of electronics and electrical systems from a functional safety point of view.
  • Support the development, validation and verification methodologies and procedures.
  • Support Engineers across the NEVS organization in applying Your General Requirements in System and component specifications.
  • Support development of fail-safe and fail-operational systems for AD level 2 and up. (Autonomous drive)
  • Evaluate the feasibility of development plans and technical proposals.
  • Establish and maintain internal and external networks.


Education and Experience:

  • Master’s degree (or equivalent experience) in Electrical/Electronics Engineering or Physics.
  • Application knowledge of electronic design considerations in the automotive domain.
  • Engineering experience from working in the Functional safety, ISO 26262 and more (design & methodology), minimum 5 years.
  • Experience from hands on Electronics design (PCB, Electronics circuit design, component design & selection) is desirable.
  • Ability to communicate in English, both spoken and written. Knowledge of Swedish and/or Mandarin Chinese is desirable.


Personal skills

  • Good communication skills and team player characteristics.
  • Flexibility in your way of working.
  • Analytic mindset and a good understanding of “the bigger picture”.
  • Curiosity and a positive attitude.
  • Professional and business oriented in your profession.
  • Appreciative of cultural diversity in your environment.


About us

NEVS is a global company with factories and R&D centers in both Sweden and China. 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 that gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and we are 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.

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 永久职位
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2019/139
  • Anders Dahlen - Chapter Leader, E/E HW Engineering, +46 520 85 731
Published 25.Oct.2019
Last application date 01.Dec.2019 11:59 PM CET