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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Safety Engineering Expert (m/w/d)


Stemwede, NW, DE, 32351

Req ID 27224

We are reinforcing our System House Vehicle Motion Controls Team at our location in Stemwede-Dielingen, Friedrichshafen, Coblenz or Dusseldorf 


Your tasks as Safety Engineering Expert (m/w/d): 

  • Lead of development for workpackages according to ISO26262 in the concept and product phase (Item Definition, HARA, FuSaCo, TeSaCo, SW Safety Concept)
  • Implementation and monitoring of safety mechanism up to ASIL D systems
  • Execution and support of system and software verifications for the evidence of the safety case (Test, Review, Analysis)
  • Alignment of the created documents with all stakeholders
  • Close Collaboration with the partner teams of Verification, System- and Software-Development


Your profile as Safety Engineering Expert (m/w/d):

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in engineering with focus on vehicle engineering, controls engineering, mechatronics, electrical engineering, computer science or equal
  • Advanced Knowledge in functional safety (ISO 26262) as well as in the system and software engineering environment 
  • Knowledge in the ASPICE software development base practices beneficial, knowledge in systems and software engineering as well experience in writing requirements with IBM DOORS and preferably also with CodeBeamer
  • Knowledge in model-based development, Matlab, Simulink, Targetlink and Enterprise Architect beneficial
  • Fluent English language skills, german would be a benefit and ability to work independently with a distinct „hands-on“ mentality



About ZF:
ZF is a global technology company suppling 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.
In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.


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Be part of our ZF team as Safety Engineering Expert (m/w/d) and apply now!


Svenja Schuchmann

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