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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

System FMEA Engineer

Country/Region:  IN

Chennai, TN, IN, 600116

Req ID 60326 SDC Chennai, India


Job Responsibility

 Lead FMEA development to support ZF quality processes, ISO26262
and PPAP documentation
 Create FMEAs together with system and design engineers
 Support DVP, guideline and other prevention method creation by
FMEA input

Job Description

 Responsible for creation of boundary diagrams
 Responsible for creation of functional break downs
 Responsible for creation of FMEAs in IQ-FMEA
 Monitoring changes to ensure FMEAs are up to date and complete
 Support an ISO26262 and ASPICE compliant development
 Moderation of FMEA sessions with other departments
 Provide assigned work products according agreed schedule and
 Reporting to Lead Systems Engineer and to project leads


 Master’s / Bachelor's degree in mechanical or electrical engineering
 FMEA process proficiency (e.g. VDA handbook knowledge)
 Experience in IQ FMEA or similar
 Ideally 6-sigma certification (BlackBelt)
 Problem solving skills
 Systems Engineering skills in Automotive Business
 Fluent in English


Be part of our ZF team as System FMEA Engineer and apply now!


Sowmya Nagarathinam


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