Functional Safety Engineer - Southfield, Michigan United States - 44879


Job #: 44879
Title: Functional Safety Engineer
Job Location: Southfield, Michigan - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $110,000.00 - $135,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


This position is open for a majority of the tasks to be done remotely, coming into the office 1-2 times a week.


A Functional Safety Engineer with ASIL-B project experience is required to play a key role in providing guidance to engineering design teams for systems, hardware, and software related to safety needs. In this position, you will be required to recommend requirement, design, and V&V changes to improve the project’s safety needs. This client is a leader in advanced vehicle safety and active driving systems, offering significant future opportunities in those technologies. If you have good experience with ASIL-B projects along with solid knowledge of embedded software/hardware engineering, then this position is well suited to you.


Responsibilities of the Functional Safety Engineer:

  • Lead Major OEM project with regards to full functional safety life cycle
  • Provide feedback and guidance to the engineering design teams for systems, hardware, and software on safety needs
  • Recommend requirement, design, and V&V changes to improve the project’s safety needs.
  • Create, Maintain, and control the work products for the full safety life cycle


  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science.
  • 5+ years of experience as a safety analyst/engineer/manager in an automotive environment, with at least two full life cycles under your belt.
  • MUST HAVE Experience with ASIL-B projects
  • Solid understanding of embedded software and/or hardware engineering domains.  You need to be able to read the code and/or hardware schematics to find potential issues and push through resolutions.
  • Experience in safety analysis methods and tools
  • Experience with DIA and Safety Plans
  • Experience with Preliminary Hazard and Dependent Failure /Common cause analysis
  • Experience with FTA from creation to analysis
  • Experience with FMEA/DFMEA along with the knowledge of Hardware Metrics Calculation
  • Experience performing Safety requirements analysis at the system, hardware, and software level
  • Automotive Cyber Security skills/experience a plus

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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