Lead Automotive Safety Assessor



Multiple locations
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

NVIDIA is looking for a highly motivated Lead Automotive Safety Assessment to join its dynamic and fast-paced Infrastructure, Planning and Processes organization, where you will be working at the forefront of technical innovation with some of the best in the industry and ensuring our automotive software engineering teams are complying to our automotive safety standards. NVIDIA is forging a vision of incredible user experiences in the mobile, embedded, server and automotive spaces by combining our leading-edge Tegra and GPU development efforts into creative, boundary pushing and genre defining products. We are the top tier artificial intelligence computing company and are paving the way with innovations in self-driving cars, machine learning, supercomputing, gaming and visualization. The Infrastructure, Planning and Processes team helps make this vision possible by providing industry leading tools, infrastructure, and processes to a multifaceted development community spread across the globe.

What you'll be doing:

  • Develop a safety assessment roadmap for assessing automotive programs

  • Lead all aspects of internal Safety process assessments across NVIDIA's SW organization on automotive projects for quality, consistency, and timeliness.

  • Ensure software development teams receive early feedback on assessments to allow them to begin addressing findings as soon as possible

  • Produce safety assessment status reports

  • Develop safety coaching and training plan to provide training so that software teams can successfully achieve high safety ratings.

  • Support internal/external safety process/product audits.

  • Support automotive customer engagements through pre-sales and execution

  • Partner with the Process Steering Group to ensure internal safety assessment processes are efficient and up to date

What we need to see:

  • Experience coaching, mentoring, training and leading other assessors

  • Background with estimating assessment activity efforts

  • Experience improving internal safety processes

  • 10+ years safety assessment experience

  • Strong knowledge of and experience in safety methodology, standards, software methods, procedures, tools, and customer related processes.

  • Hands-on engineering experience in automotive software

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Previous experience in the following areas:

  • Lead Automotive Safety Assessor

  • Coaching and mentoring development teams on ISO 26262

  • Crafting internal ISO 26262 training materials

  • Knowledge of ISO 21434 and ASPICE

NVIDIA has continuously reinvented itself over two decades. Our invention of the GPU in 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing. NVIDIA is a “learning machine” that constantly evolves by adapting to new opportunities that are hard to solve, that only we can pursue, and that matter to the world. This is our life’s work, to amplify creativity and intelligence. Make the choice to join us today.

The base salary range is 220,000 USD - 419,750 USD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.