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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Principal Safety Engineer

Location: 

Farmington Hills, MI, US, 48331

Req ID 41888 | Gbl Elec HQ - Farmington Hills, United States

  

Responsibilities

  • Implement and manage ZF’s Safety Process for AD/ADAS projects
  • Perform safety related analysis, derive and specify safety requirements and safety concepts
  • Support project team in preparing work packages as required following the safety lifecycle with respect to Systems, SW and HW engineering
  • Collaborate with the design team in the design of effective technical solutions aimed to achieve adequate robustness at System, HW and SW architectural level
  • Establish functional safety and corresponding processes within projects and business unit

 Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or similar discipline
  • 8+ years of related automotive functional safety experience
  • Experience with ISO 26262, ISO 21448, IEC 61508
  • Experiences in Embedded Systems Design and Systems, SW or HW Engineering
  • Understanding of V-Model and convinced attitude for requirements-based development and its application in automotive industry
  • Experiences in (safety) analyses like Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment (HARA), FMEA, FTA and similar
  • Experiences in automotive development cycles and processes.
  • 8+ years of automotive experience
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Excellent communication/networking skills.
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to travel internationally
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or similar discipline (preferred)

 

Be part of our ZF team as Principal Safety Engineer and apply now!

Contact

Kyle Nader

 

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

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Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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