Functional Safety Engineer

ALTEN Technology

ALTEN Technology

501-1,000 employees

Multidisciplinary engineering & technology services

Automotive & Transportation

Junior, Mid

Troy, MI, USA

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering/Mechanical/Systems Engineering/Computer Engineering/Computer Science.
  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience in automotive product development (preferably in safety related products).
  • Experience with Products Development Life Cycle (Systems, Software).
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong technical leadership, communication, planning and organization/control skills.
  • Experience of taking customer requirements to production
  • Identifies, plans, organizes, tracks, and documents all necessary FuSa activities within a project.
  • Ensures close co-operation with the R&D PTM (Project Technical Manager) and other FuSa resources locally, other customer sites and external contractors.
  • Acts as a mentor/guide for product development FuSa activities.
  • Organizes/prepares/track/supports/moderates FuSa activities and FuSa analysis.
  • Responsible for creating/leading Development Interface Agreement (DIA), Safety plan, TSC and Safety Case activities.
  • Ensures documentation of FuSa activities, establishes evidence of FuSa.
  • Negotiates and agrees with the Customer the scope and common understanding of the FuSa requirements.
  • Responsible for interfacing with customer and other stakeholders to ensure common understanding and agreement on FuSa implementation.
  • Defines, tracks and reports the functional safety KPI’s.
  • Defines and manage the safety verification & validation activities.
  • Ensures the scheduling the Safety RAISE reviews in his team.
  • Carries out design analysis to support the development of safety case arguments for safety related products.
  • Creates / Contributes as necessary (planned) to hazard and risk analyses, safety plan, functional and technical safety concept. Identifies FuSa requirements based on the Customer Requirements.
  • Ensures the integration of the FuSa activities in the developed project based on defined FuSa development plan.
  • Leads hazard and risk analyses (PHA) where necessary.
  • Supports the definition/specification of FuSa requirements for System/HW and SW architectures.
  • Collaborates with the design team for an effective technical solution, to achieve adequate robustness at System, HW and SW architectural level in compliance with ISO26262.
  • Prepares and assists to the Safety Assessment Reviews held by safety assessor.
  • Leads or participates to safety analysis processes (e.g. FMEAs, FTAs, FMEDA

ALTEN Technology USA distinguishes itself through a multidisciplinary approach to engineering services, leveraging a diverse team of over 600 experts to advance critical sectors including aerospace, medtech, and autonomous vehicles. The company's integration with Syncroness expands its capabilities, offering clients a comprehensive suite of services for complex product development and technology projects. ALTEN's involvement in high-profile projects, such as space exploration and the development of medical devices, positions it at the forefront of technological progress within its industry niches.

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