Prin Engr-Functional Safety in Farmington Hills, MI at ZF

Date Posted: 7/13/2019

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Job Description

ZF is a global technology company and supplies systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. With its comprehensive technology portfolio, the company offers integrated solutions for established vehicle manufacturers, mobility providers and start-up companies in the fields of transportation and mobility. ZF continually enhances its systems in the areas of digital connectivity and automation in order to allow vehicles to see, think and act.
In 2018, ZF achieved sales of €36.9 billion. The company has a global workforce of 149,000 with approximately 230 locations in 40 countries. ZF invests over six percent of its sales in research and development annually.


The Functional Safety Engineer will help define Core safety requirements for a new multi-camera system, as part of the Camera Systems Team. This Engineer must collaborate with the entire design team in the development of effective solutions for their implementation and validation, and to promote Functional Safety concepts to all of the product team.

Position Requirements:
  • Support and perform safety analyses on product’s system, hardware and software
  • Specify safety requirements and safety concepts for system, hardware and software architectures
  • Collaborate with the design team in the design of effective technical solution aimed to achieve adequate robustness at System, HW and SW architectural level
  • Establish functional safety and corresponding processes within business unit and projects
  • Discuss specific issues with customers
  • The Safety Engineer will support and perform various safety analyses at the system, hardware and software level.
  • The Safety Engineer will collaborate with design teams in the design of effective technical solutions aimed to achieve adequate robustness at systems, hardware and software architectural level.
  • The Safety Engineer will interface with ZF customers as well as internal ZF group including Engineering, manufacturing, testing, quality and program management to learn to identify functional safety issues.
  • 8+ years of experience
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Experience in electronics / systems / software design and development
  • Foreign languages
  • Experiences in the application of safety standards ISO26262 and IEC61508


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran
40488BR

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