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Systems Safety Engineer

Location: 

Grand Blanc, MI, US

Division:  US-Corporate (COR)
Req ID:  42929

 

 

 

Functional Safety is an exciting and growing field in the automotive industry.  Ensuring the safety of electronic control systems and software features is essential for today’s vehicles.  Features like Advanced Driver Assistance Systems, leading toward Autonomous Steering, combined with Cyber-Security threats, require solid functional safety argumentation and evidence to support the safety case. 

 

CNXMotion is looking for a candidate who can apply the ISO26262 functional safety process to systems like Electric Power Steering, Steer by Wire and Electronic Braking Systems and autonomous vehicles.  The System Safety Engineer supports the full lifecycle of the safety process - from concept and requirements through design and analysis to implementation and testing.  The ideal candidate has a strong interest in embedded systems.

This position will be located in Grand Blanc, MI.  For the right candidate, we offer a generous relocation package. 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Independently execute system safety activities for assigned projects related to autonomous vehicle chassis systems (EPS, EBS, Motion Control System)
  • Independently develop safety requirements at multiple levels, including traceability
  • Independently execute Safety Analysis such as FTA, FMEDA, and FMEA
  • Independently develop, document, and execute bench and vehicle test procedures including fault injection testing
  • Actively support development of robust fault tolerant architectures and components to satisfy safety requirements

 

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience in automotive, electronics, safety, embedded software, or mechanical areas
  • Awareness of automotive engineering and chassis systems
  • Awareness of ISO26262, IEC 61508 or similar
  • Computer skills, especially in spreadsheets and simulation tools
  • Familiarity with automotive embedded systems, hardware, and/or software
  • Excellent organization and documentation abilities
  • Excellent communication skills and a desire to work with people

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Automotive Functional Safety Processional certified
  • Knowledge of requirements management process and tools (Doors or MKS Integrity)
  • Knowledge of project management processes and tools
  • Awareness of HARA (Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment)
  • Awareness of FTA (Fault Tree Analysis) tools
  • Awareness of SOTIF and STPA
  • Familiarity with failure analysis
  • Familiarity with Matlab and Simulink

 

Educational Requirements:

Degree:             Bachelors Degree required

Majors:             Electrical, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Physics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Electronics Engineering

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women

 

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

 

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Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities: If you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability please call 1-989-757-5000. Please provide your contact information and details about the posted position of interest. Only inquiries regarding assistance for those who need an accommodation with the online application process due to a disability will be returned.

 

 

 


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