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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.

Software Functional Safety Engineer

Country/Region:  RS

Novi Sad, VO, RS, 21000

Req ID 50500 Novi Sad, Serbia

ZF is an innovation-driven company that develops volume production-ready products based on its own research and development efforts and thus invests in the future in a targeted way. We are currently expanding our R&D teams in Serbia and looking for a new colleagues who will join our team at our new location Novi Sad.


Your tasks: 


  • Development of safety and monitoring functions for electric traction drives. 

  • Analysis of system requirements and derivation of the function and software requirements. 

  • Simulation of functions and components in the vehicle drive train. 

  • Execution and support of safety analysis’s (e.g., FMEA, FTA, FMEDA). 

  • Execution and support of testing, calibration on test benches and in the vehicle. 

  • Close cooperation and steady alignment with the parallel development team in Germany. 


Your profile: 


  • University degree in engineering, computer science, mechatronics, or similar fields. 

  • Experience in Automotive function development. 

  • Knowledge on overall system level for electric drives and power electronics. 

  • Knowledge in functional safety is desired. 

  • Good communication skills as well as the ability to work in a team. 

  • Fluent knowledge of spoken and written English. 



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


Tatjana Ivanovic


At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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