Functional Safety Engineer

Requisition ID:  37382
Job Location(s): 

Lappeenranta, FI

Job Description

Danfoss Editron is leading the electrification revolution and our mission is to end pollution with electrification.


Editron specializes in hybrid and electric powertrain systems for the off-highway, on-highway and marine markets. As business division of Danfoss, it develops and manufactures high-performance power systems for heavy-duty vehicles, machines and marine vessels based on synchronous reluctance assisted permanent magnet technology and Si and SiC power electronic converters.


We are growing fast globally and would like to invite you to join the award-winning team and to work on the technologies that will enable the world of tomorrow to do more with less. 

Job Responsibilities

As a constantly growing company, Danfoss is looking for motivated employees who want to work with us on our success. We are seeking the ideal Functional Safety Engineer to join our diverse team.
In this role, you will be part of a team responsible for the electrification of on and off-highway vehicles through embedded software development.

In this position you will...

  • Participate in planning and implementing functional safety activities in all the parts of the safety life cycle of the project.

  • Guide the creation of functional safety concept and technical safety concept including defining the functional safety requirements and technical safety requirements of the product.

  • Lead the execution of safety analyses.

  • Participate in technical reviews.

  • Help to create documents required by ISO 26262.

  • Assist in planning and executing safety verification and validation activities.

  • Support in succesful completion of required safety confirmation reviews, assessments and audits.

  • Help to maintain and reinforce a good safety culture.

Background & Skills

  • B.Sc. or equivalent in suitable field (e.g. software engineering, electrical engineering, vehicle technology) with 3+ years’ experience of functional safety for automotive projects.

  • Excellent knowledge of functional safety methodology and standards (ISO 26262).

  • Experience with performing safety analyses (FMEDA, SFMEA, DFA, FTA etc.)

  • Good understanding of requirements management, quality management and product development life cycle processes.

  • Basic understanding of software and hardware development for automotive domain.

  • Being an effective team player, yet not afraid of working independently or taking responsibility.

  • Good oral and written communication skills in English.

 

Appreciated skills and qualifications

  • M.Sc. or D.Sc. in suitable field (e.g. software engineering, electrical engineering, vehicle technology) with 5+ years’ experience with functional safety.

  • Understanding of cyber security requirements in the automotive environment (especially ISO 21434).

  • Experience in Safety of the Intended Functionality (ISO 21448).

  • Understanding of power electronic converters and electric traction systems.

 

At Danfoss, we believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace fosters creativity, innovation, and a broader perspective in decision-making. When you consider this job posting, do you feel like your profile is not a perfect match? Numerous studies have found that women and people of color are more likely to apply only when they meet all requirements listed in the job posting. Even if you do not check all the boxes, we encourage you to apply anyway. We are curious to find out how you can bring new insights to the role or to Danfoss as an organization.

Employee Benefits

We are excited to offer you the following benefits with your employment:

  • Bonus system

  • Paid vacation

  • Flexible working hours

  • Possibility to work remotely

  • Pension plan

  • Personal insurance

  • Communication package

  • Opportunity to join Employee Resource Groups

  • State of the art virtual work environment

  • Employee Referral Program

 

This list does not promise or guarantee any particular benefit or specific action. They may depend on country or contract specifics and are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset “action speaks louder than words”, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.