Functional Safety Engineer

Milpitas, CA
about 1 year ago
Full time role


A subsidiary of Docaposte and Bull (Atos), SERES is a major player in the digital transformation of companies in the ...

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Job Description


SF MOTORS, INC. (dba SERES) is committed to research and development in the field of electric drivetrains. We are passionate about creating innovative and dependable electric drivetrains that offer exceptional performance and efficiency. Our goal is to deliver the most effective and cutting-edge drive unit solutions to electric vehicle companies around the world.


As a Lead Functional Safety Engineer with SERES, you will be responsible for defining and development of automotive functional safety requirement, with a focus on BMS, VCU and MCU. You will work with hardware engineers and control/firmware engineers at a very high level of collaboration. This role will develop leading-edge technologies for EVs planned for mass production by SERES.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership in defining, implementing, and improving relevant Functional Safety
  • Support the definition of safety requirements, and inform architecture and design
  • Participate in design reviews and discussions to help ensure that safety goals and requirements are addressed
  • Develops requirements specification on vehicle, system and component Level, especially on BMS, VCU and MCU, both on the control/firmware and hardware level
  • Defines, develops, and advises on new architectures and detailed designs for current and emerging automotive systems

Required Education and Experience

  • BS, MS or PhD in EE, automotive engineering, computer engineering or a related field.
  • 7+ years of relevant engineering work experience that includes Functional Safety engineering
  • Knowledge in multiple automotive system domains(BMS, VCU, MCU)
  • Knowledge in industry standards and regulatory frameworks concerning the design and development of automotive systems including ISO 26262
  • Experience in applying tools and technologies for the development, design and analysis (e.g. Testing, HIL/SIL/MIL, FMEA/FTA, ...)
  • Hands-on experience in embedded control system development, software development, and/or verification and validation of such systems

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and verification of employment authorization will be required at the time of hire.

SF MOTORS, INC. (dba SERES) is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.

A subsidiary of Docaposte and Bull (Atos), SERES is a major player in the digital transformation of companies in the ...

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