QuEST Global Lead Engineer – Functional Safety in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India



Lead Engineer – Functional Safety

Job Description:


  • Expert knowledge of ISO26262

  • Real project experience with deployment of functional safety

  • Expert knowledge and industry experience with safety concepts, hazard analysis and risk assessment, FMEA, FTA for automotive embedded hardware and software, at both system and sub-system level

  • Have a career background with industry-leading OEMs or mainstream component suppliers

  • Minimum 5 years architecting, designing, and/or validating functional safety systems in automotive.

  • Familiar with professional software development processes and tools for embedded systems

  • Experience in driver assistance and active safety systems would be an advantage

  • Experience with analysis tools (e.g. IQ-RM, FT+) and experience with simulation tools (e.g. Matlab/Simulink) and RM (e.g. DOORS) would be an advantage

  • Excellent leadership skills

  • Ability to work in an international, diversified, cross-domain team environment

  • The willingness and ability to travel are required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Key Responsibilities

The Lead engineer will be responsible for:

  • Analyze, evaluate and align safety-related Stakeholder requirements

  • Identify potential hazards and analyze risks of the system functions

  • Create safety concepts for system functions

  • Create failure analyses of system functions (system and SW-FMEA, considering the static and dynamic behavior)

  • Refine safety requirements from vehicle to vehicle components and SW components

  • Coordinate and track functional safety activities during the development life cycle of the system functions

  • Support verification measures and product releases (safety case)

  • Prepare, review or agree on the Development Interface Agreement (DIA) with customers

  • Lead and develop a team to ensure their development and contribute to their individual’s growth towards company global success

  • Act as facilitator/guidance for the delivery of the Functional Safety work-products.

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BTEC-Computer Science

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Assignment Location:

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)