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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

(Senior) Systems Engineer (m/f/d)


Grugliasco, Turin, IT, 10095

Req ID 24500

We are reinforcing our Passive Safety Engineering team at our location in Grugliasco (Turin)


Your tasks as (Senior) Systems Engineer (m/f/d):

  • Support technology projects for our passive safety (PS) products: ZF’s family of airbag control unit delivers superior performance with products which are scalable to meet more basic emerging market demands through highly sophisticated systems to control vehicles with frontal, side, curtain and knee airbags
  • Implement and manage ZF’s system engineering process for Passive Safety projects and work with stakeholder discipline teams (Software, Hardware, Mechanical, Manufacturing, etc.) to ensure feasibility of design allocations and design work for passive safety products including airbag control units, remote acceleration sensors and remote pressure sensors
  • Add, review, and ensure traceability to system requirements
  • Support project team in preparing work packages as required following the safety life cycle with respect to Systems, Software and Hardware engineering
  • Perform safety related analysis, derive and specify safety requirements and safety concepts, and support work products as well as initiatives from functional safety, cyber security, quality and other cross-functional disciplines

Your profile as (Senior) Systems Engineer (m/f/d):

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering or similar discipline
  • Experience in Embedded Systems Design for digital and analog electronics as well as in Systems, Software or Hardware Engineering, preferably for safety electronics in Automotive industry
  • Understanding of V-Model and requirements-based development as well as knowledge of ISO 26262 standard and according safety analyses like Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment (HARA), FMEA, FTA and similar
  • Excellent communication/networking skills for interfacing with engineering, suppliers, manufacturing and customers; strong analytical and trouble shooting skills
  • Fluent in English and Italian, both spoken and written, with ability to occasional international travel

At ZF, we welcome diversity. In consequence, application from candidates belonging to Protected Categories (L. 68/99 employment of people with disability) will be appreciated.


Be part of our ZF team as (Senior) Systems Engineer (m/f/d) and apply now!


Rebecca Wolff

(+49) 211 584630

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