Homologation Manager

  • Operations
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Homologation Manager

Job description

We are Etergo. We're on a mission to accelerate the global transition towards sustainable energy and transportation by creating a safe, scalable and environmentally friendly alternative to petrol and diesel vehicles. Founded in 2014, we have grown our company with over 80 agile thinkers, building high-end electric transportation. We are currently working on #AppScooter, our first product, to demonstrate that city mobility can be clean, and deeply integrated with technologies that connect us.

We are looking for an Homologation Manager to join our team! You will be responsible for planning and managing component, system and vehicle type approval.

Working for a young company means picking up tasks and responsibilities where needed and this makes it a great place to develop yourself and learn. We are looking for someone who can work independently on smaller projects and who isn't afraid to point out room for improvement in our processes.

What you will be doing:

  • Ensuring vehicle design is in line with homologation requirements - Both current and future products.
  • Acting as the Regulation Expert for vehicle / parts designers.
  • Setting and developing the cross functional team who will support the homologation process with the Authorities.
  • Documenting vehicle legality
  • Creating / maintaining requirements management system
  • Managing and executing the entire Vehicle type approval process (ECWTA)
  • Defining and implementing the necessary REACH & CE database / approval / reporting
  • Launching the system for the Certificate of Conformity.
  • Leading the discussion with the different Government agencies and Associated testing facilities.


This is the right role for you if you have:

  • Fluency in English. Any additional European language will be an advantage.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor in automotive, engineering or similar
  • Experience with formulating vehicle engineering and design requirements from legislation
  • Experience with automotive type approval
  • Extensive experience with legislation and vehicle testing standards

Bonus qualifications:

  • Affinity with electric vehicles and/or scooters
  • Planning and scheduling capabilities
  • Knowledge of testing and validation procedures
  • Knowledge of automotive manufacturing procedures
  • Experience with EMC certification

About Etergo and our culture:

With over twenty-five nationalities, we're proud of our cultural diversity. Our team consists of everyone from marketing experts, to mechanical engineers and programmers, and a lot in-between. We work very hard, but have fun and take care of each other as well. We have ping pong battles and a cold beer on Fridays to kick off the weekend. Curious to find out more about our benefits, and company overall? Check out our website.

How to apply:

No need to write a lengthy formal cover letter, however, we do really appreciate it if you can tell us in your own words why you’d like to work with us and how your experience and personality match up against our requirements. Don’t forget to tell us about a component that you have worked on; something that you are especially proud of!

Please make it easy for your potential future team and submit an English version of your CV.
Thank you!