Head of Homologation (m/f/d)


Paderborn, NW, DE

Division: HOLON 
Functional Area: Research & Development 
Career Level: Professional 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 
Required Languages: German; English 
Requisition ID: 41021 

Benefits: Deutschland : Betriebsklima || Deutschland : 30 Tage Urlaub || Deutschland : Attraktive Vergütung || Deutschland : Aus- und Weiterbildung || Deutschland : Bezuschusste Sport- & Wellnessangebote || Deutschland : Flexible Arbeitszeitgestaltung || Deutschland : Mitarbeiterrabatte 



We are HOLON. We are pioneers. We want to make history and permanently change the way people move. With our autonomous mover, the way to a zero-emission, comfortable, safe and inclusive future is already paved. HOLON stands for individual talent development and international career opportunities. Get on board and shape the future of tomorrow with us today.


Your tasks

  • Establishment & leadership of the Homologation Team
  • Definition of a comprehensive whole vehicle homologation strategy
  • Management of homologation & certification projects for US & EU (vehicle level)
  • Planning & coordination of all necessary activities for type testing & approval with internal & external stakeholders, organizations & committees
  • Participation in committees & regulatory committee events to identify regulatory requirements relating to AD
  • Incorporation of the type approval requirements into the vehicle specifications
  • Budget & timing responsibility


Your profile


  • Completed studies in the field of Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Mechatronics, or related fields
  • Several years of professional experience within an automotive OEM, tier-1 supplier or engineering service provider, focusing on homologation of autonomous vehicles
  • Knowledge of approval criteria, type testing and legal requirements, especially for autonomous vehicles
  • Openness to travel (primary focus: Europe, US)
  • Demonstrated ability to handle time-critical situations
  • Leadership experience, intercultural competence, ability to work in a team & assertiveness
  • Very good knowledge of German & English, both written & spoken


Your contact

Lena Reinecke 

BENTELER Human Resources

Phone: +49525481148114 


Your new employer

As a spin-off of the BENTELER Group, HOLON has nearly 150 years of experience in the automotive industry. Our network of suppliers, production facilities, and 23,000 innovative experts in metal processing guarantees the best possible quality of our innovative systems, platforms, and autonomous movers. Develop the e-mobility solutions of tomorrow today with us and our partners such as the world-class designers from Pininfarina or the ADAS/AD software pioneers from Mobileye.

At HOLON, you will experience the entrepreneurial spirit, speed, and performance of an agile start-up every day, while benefiting from the strength, resources, and expertise of a renowned player in the automotive industry.


There is no one like us.


HOLON. Established tomorrow.





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