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Job title:  Functional Safety Engineer

Posting Date:  Mar 23, 2023
Company:  AVL Italia S.R.L.

Cavriago, IT

Job ID:  34795

AVL is one of the world’s leading mobility technology companies for development, simulation and testing in the automotive industry, and in other sectors. As a global technology provider , AVL offers concepts, solutions and methodologies in the fields of e-mobility, ADAS and autonomous driving, vehicle integration, digitalization, virtualization, Big Data, and much more.


Functional Safety Engineer

The Development Engineer Safety performs technical safety activities in customer and R&D projects.



  • Definition and Development of Safety Concepts.
  • Contribution to Risk assessments and Safety analyses (e.g. FMEA, FTA).
  • Specification of requirements for safety-relevant functionalities.
  • Interface to Software and Hardware development.
  • Facilitating and attending to technical assessments.
  • Development of test plans, definition of test specifications and test execution.
  • Verification of Safety Concepts on HIL, Testbeds and in Vehicle.
  • Contribution to R&D activities.
  • Reporting of safety critical issues to the project and the line management.


Profile description:

  • Knowledge about verification and validation of safety critical systems (e.g. fault insertion testing).
  • Knowledge about software and electronic hardware.
  • Knowledge about safety standards (e.g. ISO 26262).
  • Knowledge about existing safety concepts (e.g. FSC, TSC).
  • Knowledge about requirements development and requirements engineering.
  • Knowledge about safety analysis techniques (FMEA, FTA, DFA).
  • Domain specific knowledge depending on the application (e.g. powertrain, transmission, ADAS).
  • Knowledge about software and electronic hardware development.
  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Pronounced problem-solving skills, solution-oriented thinking, analytical skills.
  • Teamwork skills, social skills, leading skills and assertiveness.
  • Feel comfortable in speaking English.


We offer:

  • Homeoffice.
  • Flexitime Regulation.
  • Award-winning training programs.
  • Health Management.


If so, please use our online application tool to send your application to AVL!


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