Lead the companies’ system safety, functional safety, and SOTIF activities
Build a team of safety experts to support these activities from prototyping through product development and support
Be an interim lead and ongoing contributor to safety activities in fleet and occupational safety areas
Work to create a safety culture across the organization
Exercise independent authority over testing safety gates, e.g. release for track testing, release for on-road testing, and fleet groundings
Exercise independent authority over production safety gates, e.g. release for manufacturing and product recalls
Act as safety manager for activities following the ISO 26262 standard
Interact with ongoing industry standardization efforts, e.g. ISO, SAE, UL standards development panels
Manage activities supporting safety including quality management, budget and resource planning, training and certification, etc.
B.S. or M.S. in a relevant field
Understanding of AV regulatory environment
Proven experience in system safety or functional safety
Specific experience with ISO 26262 or a related or similar functional safety standard
Familiar with new or emerging autonomy standards, e.g. UL4600 and ISO/PAS 21448
Familiar with the technical principles behind autonomous vehicles, e.g. perception, path planning, and control
Can exercise independent judgement over complex safety decisions
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, software development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. Through a unique blending of people and software, OpenArc has a business practice that delivers amazing enterprise, mobile and consumer-facing apps and the best talent for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements for clients and partners alike.
Staffed with the most-trusted recruiting experts, elite software developers, UI/UX designers and market experts, our team provides clients with the best resources, the right techniques and world-class support resulting in powerful measurable success.