Future in Your Hands
Future in Your Hands
In Automotive and Traffic Safety, your job is to ensure the safety of the roads for today and tomorrow.
Our service portfolio covers testing, assessing and proving of safety, security, environmental protection and economical value of vehicles, systems and com-ponents along the entire lifecycle – from design to remarketing. Typical tasks include Periodical Testing Inspections (PTIs), fleet management, overview of autonomous vehicles or solutions for road safety.
In our native Germany, every motorist recognises the TÜV SÜD inspection sticker. With over a century of vehicle testing, inspection and certification experience, TÜV SÜD’s experts and test engineers provide Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), automotive suppliers, government and transport authorities, car dealers, leasing and fleet companies as well as private vehicle owners with a comprehensive set of mobility services to ensure their product is compliant with the highest automotive safety and quality standards.
With a role in the field of Automotive and Traffic Safety, you may help advance the development of new technologies such as autonomous driving and alternative fuels. If you would like the chance to be a part of this future, get in touch!
Autonomous vehicles are heading for our roads, so new quality standards and methods must be developed to approve and authorise their safety. This is what Germany’s project PEGASUS stood for: "Project to Establish Generally Accepted quality criteria, tools and methods as well as Scenarios and Situations for the approval of highly automated driving functions".
TÜV SÜD, as the only testing organisation on the project, aimed to develop a procedure for testing automated driving functions to enable the rapid introduction of automated driving for everyday use from 2016 to 2019.
We had a number of primary goals. Firstly, we wanted to define a uniform procedure for testing and validating automated vehicle systems in simulation, on proving grounds and in real world conditions. TÜV SÜD was able to develop a continuous and flexible testing tool chain to make automated driving safe and secure, among other things.
Take a look at our results in the Pegasus Total Method here
In line with the National plan to phase out all Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) in Singapore by 2040, we are collaborating with ComfortDelGro Engineering to develop a training programme to upskill technicians in the automotive industry from repair and maintenance of ICE to the safe handling of Hybrid and Electric vehicles.
With this new programme, we can help accelerate the transition to electric vehicles in Singapore. Check out our automotive training courses here.
After two years of construction and an investment of over 20 million euros, we opened our new Mobility and Drive Centre in Heimsheim, Germany on 29th September 2020. The new, state-of-the-art emissions-testing site is the largest independent laboratory of its kind in Europe, and with it, we doubled our testing capacity for tomorrow's vehicles.
Our new testing facility provides a full range of emissions tests for all types of powertrains, such as combustion engines, electric vehicles and hybrid vehicles. We also do type approval according to international standards and regulations. With our global laboratory network for emissions tests, we are well prepared to support the future of mobility and accelerate the homologation process for vehicles in international markets.
At this new facility, we can test all vehicles in terms of emissions and environmental capability, from diesel, to petrol, to hybrid, to pure electric. In our laboratory we are able to conduct various tests along the entire vehicle life cycle – from development to certification and verification during use, even under temperatures of -7°C. This means we offer car manufacturers a single point of contact and deliver all test results centrally in Heimsheim, speeding up the vehicle homologation process and global market access. We can even perform a special test level for commercial vehicles and prototype areas according to TISAX regulation.
Bunyarit Hemtanon, Commercial Manager, Thailand
"I am responsible for industrial and transportation products testing in Thailand. My role is to ensure that products meet the required automotive standards to help automotive manufacturers mitigate their business risks and enable their access to global markets. It has been so rewarding to witness the growth of our business from the beginning. I am confident that we will continue to be a leading solution provider and reliable expert to the local automotive and EV product manufacturers.”
Yostana Dankitti, Lead Automotive Auditor, Thailand
"Not only do I conduct factory audits, but I also guide my clients to improve their management systems and optimize their processes in accordance with the IATF standards. In this dynamic and evolving environment, we strive to adopt new technologies in our daily work while concurrently prioritizing safety and maintaining strict adherence to the regulations. Having trained and developed the team over the course of ten years, I take pride in all the accomplishments we have achieved.”
Our experts are our most valuable assets, working across many fields, making certain that we stay a part of progress and help shape the future. We’re looking for forward-thinking people to join us.
We aim to shape the future by becoming one of the pioneers of the digital revolution through our comprehensive portfolio of safety, security and sustainability solutions. Academics, specialists, and practical-minded generalists alike will find many suitable areas of employment in our organisation.
For the PTI business, ideally, you already have several years of relevant work experience, along with official recognition as an expert for motor vehicle traffic or a qualification as a test engineer. Those recognitions may vary between different countries. We also offer graduates, preferably in mechanical engineering, automotive engineering, mechatronics or electrical engineering, the opportunity to gain further qualifications while already working with us. During this time, you will of course be earning a salary on a full-time professional contract.
We are passionate about technology, our careers, and contributing to a safer, more sustainable world – and our work ethic reflects that. We are looking for those of you who take a closer look and conduct their work thoroughly to come to informed decisions. We need people who love collaborating, are always looking forward, and are firmly committed to our responsibilities for safety and sustainability.
For further information, please check the specific requirements within our job ads.
Your professional competence is crucial to our success. As an expert, you need to have a clear idea of how to tackle your challenging tasks and work in an environment you can build your career in. This is exactly what we offer you.
To ensure you stay at the top of your game, we offer a range of professional and personal development programmes, as well as courses that keep engineers at the pinnacle of their technical expertise.
As a TÜV SÜD employee, you will have the chance to hone your skills and refine your talents, whether you want to simply ensure you’re still up-to-date, broaden your knowledge or take that next step into leadership.
We have a future-oriented approach, which includes training for the current job and for trends you might see in the future, such as digitisation. Find more detailed information about these opportunities in our “Learning and Development” section.
Working at TÜV SÜD offers a host of benefits. We provide you with a stable and rewarding environment for performing complex and challenging roles. In addition, we offer many opportunities for lasting personal growth and development.
You will also find attractive salary packages, sound benefit options and a harmonious work-life balance. Click here to discover more details.