Senior System Safety Engineer

Requisition ID:  37072
Job Location(s): 

Nordborg, DK

Job Description

Join Danfoss Autonomy, a global market leader in developing cutting-edge solutions for off-road autonomous machines. Leveraging Danfoss’ extensive expertise in hydraulics, control systems, and software for the mobile off-highway market, we are at the forefront of innovation. As part of our dynamic global team, you will contribute to the development of software and hardware that serve as the foundation for autonomous functionality in various machines.

We were founded on Danfoss’ extensive experience in providing hydraulics, control systems and software to the mobile off-highway market. From this solid foundation, we are innovating rapidly to keep up with the pace of customer needs and technology advancement. Our global team develops software and hardware that are the building blocks customers use to add autonomous functionality to their machines. We also develop custom solutions for customers based on their unique autonomy needs.

Embark on a transformative journey with Danfoss Autonomy, where your expertise in system safety engineering can shape the future of off-road autonomous machines. As a Senior System Safety Engineer, you'll be at the forefront of innovation, collaborating with a global team, contributing to cutting-edge projects, and ensuring the safe evolution of autonomous technology. If you're passionate about pushing the boundaries of technology, fostering global collaboration, and making a significant impact in a market-leading organization, apply now and be instrumental in driving the future of autonomy with Danfoss!

Job Responsibilities

Danfoss Power Solutions is looking for a Senior System Safety Engineer to join the Danfoss Autonomy team in Nordborg, Denmark. As a member of this global development team, your focus will be to help ensure our autonomous systems operate safely. You will be responsible for understanding the latest safety standards for autonomous off-road vehicles, embedding the necessary methodologies in our development processes, and educating the organization and customers about these methods. As we develop autonomous solutions and engage in customer projects, you will lead safety analyses, such as HARA and SOTIF, determine safety cases, derive system level safety requirements, select components to meet those system safety requirements, and build and execute system safety validation plans.

 

As a person, you are self-motivated, collaborative, creative, open-minded, enjoy working with software and hardware, and are good at working with others, across borders and cultures. You are able to explain technical concepts to people of various backgrounds and positions, including to customers. You can expect approximately up to 10% travel activity per year and sometimes your flexibility is needed as you work with people globally.

Background & Skills

To be considered for this position, you must have a degree in Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics, or related engineering field from an accredited college or university. Strong communication and collaboration skills, along with an understanding of machines, sensors and software are desired.

 

Required Qualifications

  • Degree in Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics, or related engineering field

  • 2+ years of experience in a system safety engineering role responsible for safety requirements, designing systems to meet safety requirements, and testing systems for safety

  • Experience with system safety for Autonomous Vehicles or ADAS systems

  • Demonstrated proficiency in the application of ISO 13849, IEC 61508 and ISO 21448 (SOTIF)

  • Experience developing HARAs, FMEAs

  • Experience writing testable system-level requirements

  • Good English language skills in speaking and writing

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • IEC 61508 certification

  • 4+ years of experience in a system safety engineering role

  • Experience with safety as it relates to Machine Learning and AI used in AV/ADAS systems

  • Understanding of ISO 18497, ISO 17757, or ISO 21815

  • Understanding of Safety Element out of Context (SEooC)

  • Practical experience using autonomy related sensors (LiDAR, camera, radar, etc.) 

  • Practical experience testing systems on a vehicle, including SOTIF verification

  • Some experience in software programming, ex. C/C++, Python, Matlab

  • Understanding of cybersecurity regulations for embedded systems

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.