Functional Safety Principle Engineer in Yokohama at ZF

Date Posted: 10/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position is responsible to drive alignment on methodologies, processes and tooling within Division U Global Electronics Engineering organization for implementing Functional Safety and related work products.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Drive engineering methods, processes and tool set up related to Functional Safety across Global Electronics Engineering organization.
  • Drive work packages related to Functional Safety and the specific assigned area, identify stakeholder within business unit and ZF, drive improvements with respect to strategy, methodology, processes and tool set up.
  • Drive roll-out and train locations to support harmonization of procedures to prepare Safety Cases.
  • Monitor and measure application and usage of procedures, strategies, templates and tools.
  • Provide guidance and support to GEE product line engineers in their daily business as requested and required.

Essential Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Systems Engineering or similar discipline
  • 8 + years of experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge in development and design of embedded systems, especially with respect to systems engineering and Functional Safety, including related standards as ASPICE and ISO26262
  • Strong understanding of V-Model and convinced attitude for requirements-based development and its application
  • Deep knowledge in at least one of the areas: project management from initiation to release, requirements and design (eg CPRE or INCOSE related), verification /validation or analyses (related to ISO26262)
  • Affinity to drive simplification and automation of processes
  • Good communication both in English and Japanese

Desired Qualifications:
  • Knowledge in modeling languages as UML, SysML
  • Experience in one SW programming language, eg C, Java, Python, VBA
  • Automotive experience

Engineering Degree required. Master's degree preferred in engineering with background in Electrical, Computer Science, system controls.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Job Requirements

Education Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Engineering required.

Experience and Skill Requirements
8+ years of experience required. Automotive preferred.
English is must to have for internal communication both in speaking and writhing
Japanese is must to have for external communication both in speaking and writing

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