Senior Automotive Functional Safety Engineer (m/f/d)

  • München
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit  is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • As Senior Automotive Safety Engineer (m/f/d) you support safety-related projects in the creation of work products according to ISO 26262, and ISO 21448, the implementation of safety measures, and the execution of safety analyses, together with the Safety Manager and execute the project according to ISO 26262.
  • You actively take part in technical discussions related to functional safety activities with all involved stakeholders including customers, suppliers, and service providers.
  • You create, maintain, refine, and review all safety-relevant work products, e.g., functional safety concepts, technical safety concept, software and hardware safety requirements, software tool evaluation and qualification, etc.
  • You perform safety analyses - e.g., FTA, HAZOP, FMEA, FMEDA - and support the development of suitable system-, software-, and hardware architectures.

Your profile

  • You have successfully completed your university or college studies in computer science, electrical engineering, communication technology or a comparable subject.
  • You have many years of experience with ISO 26262, ASPICE, and the development of embedded systems (on system, software, and hardware level).
  • You have experience in the field of hardware development and are particularly familiar with part 5 of ISO 26262 (including the necessary safety analyses such as FMEDA).
  • You have experience with modern microcontrollers for embedded systems.
  • You are fluent in English both written and spoken. German is a plus.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy.

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Corinna Tietz
  • Recruiting
  • +49 9131 7701 6475
  • Helmut Neubauer
  • Team Manager
  • +49 9131 7701 6535