Senior Functional Safety Manager

Job Order ID:177
Employment Type:Contract
Number of Positions:2
Schedule:Start Date: 9/12/2018 End Date: 7/12/2020
Job Location:Frankfurt Germany
Job Function:


  • Act as Functional Safety Manager for Powertrain products
  • Perform safety management activities according to relevant standards during all project phases (e.g. FMEDA, qualitative and quantitative fault tree analysis)
  • Review safety architectures and safety plans to ensure compliance with ISO26262
  • Conduct reviews with product teams to ensure functional safety standards are being met
  • Cascade safety requirements to the systems, subsystems, and component levels in product portfolio.
  • Lead and coordinate creation of functional safety documentation according ISO26262
  • Coach team on best practice and create Functional Safety awareness across departments
  • Prioritize Functional safety activities to ensure project maturity  
Job Requirement:

  • Detailed knowledge and proven experience with ISO 26262 for >6 years in automotive industry.
  • Knowledge of general Functional Safety Theory
  • Experience in Software Quality and process ( e.g., SPICE, CMMI )
  • Experience with Products Development Life Cycle (Systems, Software)
  • Proven record of taking customer requirements from design to production
  • engineering degree (industrial, electromechanical or mechanical)
  • Experience in powertrain technologies (vehicle dynamics, transmissions, engines, motors, Brake system, high voltage unit)
  • Experience with system engineering approaches (requirements engineering / management, functional analysis and allocation, architecture design, validation and verification)
  • You are familiar with automotive development and quality process (FMEA/FTA methods/tools)
  • The ability to communicate complex ideas succinctly and persuasively to peers, management and customers