Nexteer Automotive Functional Safety Engineer in Tychy, Poland

We are looking for a motivated Electrical Engineer to consolidate core Functional Safety Analysis into specific applications for safety critical automotive products (ASIL -D). This position will be responsible for support; monitor and implement integrated design work across various Team (S/W; H/W; Motor…) relative to Functional Safety requirement which come from ISO26262 and other specific OEM requirements . The ideal candidate is highly organized and is willing to accept Functional Safety responsibility for a new developed project.

Job Description & Required Skills:

Provide Functional Safety support & Expertise for development applications

  • FMEDA analysis for regional programs: expertise in tool use and methodology, execution of FMEDA analysis for all regional programs

  • FTA modeling for regional programs: expertise in tool use and methodology, generate and maintain core system analysis models, provide support to regional team as they make application specific changes

  • Customer spec. reviews for regional programs: provide expert review and RCM analysis for regional pursuits

  • Requirements/traceability support for regional programs: expertise in doors structure and traceability, provide guidance and support for regional programs, take on actual requirements tasks as needed for regional programs

  • Safety owned calibration support for regional programs: thorough understanding of processes, provide training and guidance to regional safety engineers

  • Safety owned calibrations responsibility for bench level verification: own/maintain test bench, execute verification on regional programs

  • Core safety knowledge expertise: provide expertise and guidance to regional safety engineers regarding ISO 26262 interpretation, Nexteer safety process execution.

  • Application level functional safety engineering/management for regional programs that aren’t yet staffed .

  • Verify with relative Team FS compliance to ISO 26262

  • Manage changes and work with other groups to coordinate implementation activities in FS area

  • Cooperate with HQ to maintain global company strategy

  • Support DFMEA activities

  • Technical Safety Concept know-how


Degree: Bachelor

Major: Electrical Engineering or other

ISO 26262 knowledge

Proven Experience relative to Functional Safety Analysis and Technical Safety Concept

Additional Preferred:

  • +2-3 yrs of experience with circuit design and worst-case circuit analysis / simulation

  • Familiarity with electronic assembly processes

  • Familiarity with automotive communication protocols (CAN, LIN, FlexRay..)

  • Familiarity with A-SPICE process

  • Proficient in both analytical skills and hands-on work