Senior Automotive Functional Safety Engineer


This position requires an experienced automotive functional safety engineer to work with all stakeholders (CPU development team) to ensure that the system consisting of hardware and software components is functionally safe and compliant with ISO 26262 standard.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Hands on experience working with ISO 26262 Functional Safety standard
  • Master’s degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering with 8+ years of industry experience
  • Minimum 3 years of experience architecting, designing, or validating ISO 26262 certified automotive functional safety systems
  • Experience with quality management processes and systems
  • Self-motivated with excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills, and ability to collaborate well locally and with global team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with processor-based systems including hardware and software
  • Experience with IP/SoC development for automotive products
  • Experience working with 3rd party certification houses
  • Experience doing periodic audits / reviews to ensure safety processes and standards are being followed in the organization.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Build and champion the safety culture while guiding the design and SW teams to develop the products efficiently as per ISO26262 specifications.
  • Develop functional safety requirements, safety plan and perform safety analysis – FTA, FMEA, FMEDA and HARA etc.
  • To derive safety concepts based on safety requirements
  • Define templates, drive and coordinate the creation of safety work products as per ISO 26262
  • Provide representation at external customer reviews/audits of safety architecture, and support safety audit of vendors and partners
  • Train engineers on ISO 26262

To apply, click the Apply Now button to email your cover letter and resume. We will respond with any next steps for qualified candidates.