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Functional Safety Expert, Stuttgart

Project Description

Luxoft Autonomous Drive (AD) is currently extending its Center of Competence for Safety related Software. We are looking for a Functional Safety expert who will act as strong technical lead with deep understanding of the development of safety critical automotive software. You will be directly involved with driving opportunities and bringing solutions towards our customer – major Tier 1 suppliers and leading OEMs.


* Analyze and manage all functional safety aspects in software development projects
* Plan and track work packages and activities in the ISO 26262 safety lifecycle
* Execute safety analyses (HARA, FMEAs, FMEDA, FTA)
* Define functional and technical safety requirements and concepts
* Develop test plans for safety verification and validation
* Collaborate closely with project managers, development teams, and customers
* Manage project risk with all relevant internal and external stakeholders
* Moderate and participate in safety planning and review meetings
* Create all relevant documentation and support functional safety audits and assessments
* Collaborate with recruitment and team leads, identify needs for tools and trainings



* Degree in electrical engineering, software engineering, physics or similar
* Minimum 10 years of experience in automotive software / 3 years in functional safety for automotive
* Expert knowledge of ISO 26262 and IEC 61508
* Proven track on development and implementation of safety concepts and safety analysis (FTA, FMEA, FMEDA)
* Strong systems engineering background, experience of working in ASPICE process environment
* Self-motivated and self-disciplined, willingness and ability to travel

Nice to have

* Basic knowledge of relevant tools and technologies such as Doors, software testing, etc.
* Good communication skills in German (fluent language and good cultural fit) and English (language fluent)
* Professional presence in front of customer and team members
* Certified functional safety engineer (TÜV or similar)
* Basic knowledge of medini analyze
* Basic knowledge of SW architecture tools (EA, Rhapsody, ARXML)
* Strong mentoring and team building skills


  • English: Advanced/Fluent

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Work Type

Software/System Architecture

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