Quality & Logistics

Certification & Regulations Team Manager

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Certification & Regulations Team Manager

At Polestar, we have a sustainable mission to improve the society we live in. Our Quality department ensures the quality in Polestar products throughout their life cycle.


Let us describe the challenge we offer

We believe that innovation is a team effort – just like each component is critical to the performance of our cars, each person working at Polestar is as important to the team and its performance. We work in close collaboration across empowered global teams that don’t settle for anything less than excellence!

Our Quality department work to ensure the quality in Polestar products throughout the life cycle of our product and services. The department is expanding at a rapid pace, and we are now searching for an influential leader to our newly formed Certification & Regulations team. The team is the key provider of product regulations, product certification and all activities related to these areas. The deliveries are material to make it possible for Polestar to register and sell vehicles globally. The role is based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden.


What you’ll do

    This position involves you being overall responsible for leading our team working with the certification and requirements connected to our products. You’ll be team manager with personnel responsibility of a growing team of currently five employees, leading the way towards success. In this role, there will be a regular communication with authorities to make sure that the Polestar products adhere to national and local laws. You will map out the requirements and communicate this to your team in a close collaboration with our R&D department.

    For example, you will be working on a legal level with:

    • New car and product certifications and registrations in new markets
    • Special projects certification
    • Manufacturing Licenses
    • Certification of Compliance process


    Who you are

    To be a great fit for this role, we are looking for you with exceptional leadership skills with the ability to be a strong communicator with a positive outlook. Challenges motivate you into a problem-solving state where efficiency is just as important as your communication with the team.

    Further on, we are searching for you who have:

    • Several years of experience in legal certifications, homologations and requirements for any technological products on a global level
    • Demonstrated experience in a managerial/team leader position

    This position will occasionally also require local presence – you are expected to be comfortable with travelling for work a few times per year.

    At Polestar, you will be part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication. Since Polestar is in a scale up phase you thrive by working in a fast-paced environment.


    People at Polestar

    Passionate about sustainability, every single one of us play a key role in driving change. Our uncompromising commitment to become climate-neutral by 2040 is just as important as us being inclusive, diverse, and courageous. Together, we are igniting to create a transparent and collaborative community, to shape the future of mobility.

    We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in.


    Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

    Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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