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 Certification Engineers!


The Certification Engineers are incorporated within Quality & Environment department, which is a support, function reporting to the COO. Our overall responsibility is to ensure an efficient and effective utilization of our resources by supporting functional activities taking place in both Sweden and China. The QE-dept. contains of Regulatory Affairs, Quality Management & Assurance, and Environmental Management. As a certification engineer you will lead the work related to homologation. The work is done in cooperation with other functions.

Practical experiences and theoretical knowledge together with social skills is important in this role. We are transforming into a more agile way of working with empowered self-organizing teams, quick learning and implementation is a key to succeed. Thus, you need to be a good team player.

The organization “’Homologation team” is responsible for supporting the NEVS product development organization with actual and relevant international regulatory information and for performing activities within the scope of vehicle Type Approval and Certification.

This role also involves:

  • Responsible for management of legal areas as agreed in the Team. Monitor Authority and Organizations development to keep legal database updated with latest information.
  • Responsible to keep legal plan updated within work areas.
  • Responsible to compile technical information and write applications for Certification and Type Approval.
  • Perform or Support of Worst case discussions prior to Certification.
  • Support of Certification in place and to support / cooperate with Authority.
  • Interpretation of legislation within legal area to support development organization, when needed in cooperation with Authority.
  • Support Engineering Change Management by answering change orders within area of responsibility. Inform design departments and project of valid legislation, upcoming changes and other relevant matters within work field.
  • Support development in creation of Statement of Requirements for products.
  • Support management of NEVS (RA) process to ensure that product meets legal and conformity requirements, if needed propose adjustments to meet requirement.
  • Responsible for NEVS standards in work field.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • BSc engineering, legal studies, or equivalent experience similar role in product development within the automotive industry minimum 5 years
  • Specialist certification process (Homologation)
  • Experience from automotive legislation work and certification testing, product development, requirement management, regulatory interpretations and/or qualification testing. (Experience from Legal Development Work or Product Liability case support is a merit).
  • Language: Swedish and English (Chinese is a merit)
  • Pedagogic and communications skills
  • Knowledge of tools: Microsoft Excel, Excel Macro (Visual Basic), SharePoint
  • Driver License (at least for M1) Required

To be successful in the role, you need to:

  • Analytical
  • Holistic view and deep knowledge with in relevant legal requirements
  • Ability to prioritize, understand, summarize and communicate legislation and regulatory information, of various technical content
  • Structured and good planning skills

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

We very much encourage female applicants!

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.

Join us for the ride

At NEVS, we are way pavers, change makers, solution finders. For us, the future is bright and mobility is clean. We see that every individual has a part to play in shaping a better, cleaner future for all.

As a company moving towards something new we give you the opportunity to develop and grow together with us. We believe that together we have the ability to create something that will have a positive impact on the future.

Sustainability is of great importance to us, not only when it comes to the environment but also when it comes to our employees. As a NEVS employee you will be given the opportunity to use our fitness facility on paid working time. You will also receive an additional yearly wellness grant.

In our organization we are always looking for new, smart technical solutions and ideas that will help us reach our common goal of a more sustainable future. Therefore we believe it’s important to listen to our employees and their opinions. After all, new perspectives are needed when you aim for change, we both encourage and reward this.


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

Prior to our recruitment process Nevs has taken a position on recruitment and marketing channels. We therefore decline decidedly, any contact from media sales, recruitment sites or similar companies!

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment immediately
Salary monthly
Number of positions 4
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2019/67
  • Maria Oinas, Vice President Quality & Environment, +46 520 85 738
Published 09.Jul.2019
Last application date 18.Aug.2019 11:59 PM CEST

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