Functional Safety Engineer

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Farmington Hills, MI 48331

Years Experience



Automotive - Motor Vehicles - PartsComputer SoftwareElectronics


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Job Title: Functional Safety Engineer – Safety Systems

What we offer:

We develop cutting-edge technology for the Future. We have a very progressive and flexible work environment, fantastic culture and an amazing brand-new global Tech Center in Detroit with all the latest technology.

If you are looking for an advanced company this is it!

With 7500 employees in 13 countries we are the pioneers of the new wave of products hitting the transportation industry – smart bags & belts / cameras / RADAR / LiDAR / autonomy.

What you'll do:

Position Summary:

Experienced safety analyst to conduct standard safety analyses and to provide feedback and guidance to the engineering design teams for systems, hardware, and software on safety findings and recommended design changes to improve automotive embedded safety systems.

Job Duties:

  • Preliminary Hazard Analysis
  • FTA to the methods of NUREG-0492 and/or IEC 61025
  • FMEA/FMECA to SAE J1739, VDA 4, and/or Mil-std-1629
  • Safety requirements analysis at the system, hardware, and software level
  • Dependent Failure /Common cause analysis
  • Operating and Support Hazard Analysis
  • Maintenance Safety Analysis
  • Failure metrics analysis in accordance with ISO DIS-26262 and/or Safe Failure Fraction in accordance with IEC-61508.
  • FTA and FMEA using computer aided analysis tools (E.g. ITEM Toolkit, Relex, Isograph, etc.)
  • Reliability Predictions in accordance with IEC 62380, Mil-Hdbk-217 or Telcordia.
  • Human Factors Analysis IAW Mil-Hdbk-1472 or equivalent.

What you'll bring:

  • Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Control Engineering, Physics or related if combined with development engineering experience in embedded control systems
  • Preferred candidate possesses a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a safety analyst in an automotive environment. Other technical environments, including avionics and military (Mil-Std-882) will be considered.
  • Prefer previous experience with Embedded Electronic Controls systems (E.g. Brake, Airbag, Steering)
  • Prefer experience in applying safety according to ISO DIS 26262 standard, or secondly IEC 61508 standard.
  • Prefer good understanding of embedded Software engineering and Hardware engineering domains

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