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Job title:  Senior Functional Safety Engineer

Posting Date:  Jan 28, 2023
Company:  AVL Research & Engineering

Istanbul, TR

Job ID:  22163

  AVL is the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for passenger cars, trucks and large engines and their integration into the vehicle.


                                                             Senior Functional Safety Engineer





  • Model-based algorithm/SW development in MATLAB/Simulink environment
  • Test case development and systematic MiL/SiL/HiL testing at different levels
  • Planning, coordination and implementation of functional safety relevant activities in customer projects from specification to validation
  • Hazard Analysis, Risk Assessment, drafting of functional safety concepts, safety analyses (e.g., FMEA, FTA)
  • Specification of requirements for safety-relevant functionalities
  • Documentation and presentation of results
  • Attending technical review meetings




  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Automotive / Electrical / Electronics / Mechatronics / Control Engineering, and preferably Master’s and/or PhD qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant professional experience
  • Fluent speaking and excellent writing skills in English 
  • Fast learner, treats change as an opportunity to learn and develop           
  • Good communication, presentation and planning skills
  • Willingness to frequent and long-term travel abroad


And a good understanding of at least two of the following topics:


  • Hybrid Electric Vehicles and their EE sub-systems and components
  • Automotive powertrains (Engine, Transmissions, Batteries, Electric Machines and Power Electronics)
  • System Dynamics & Modelling, Controller Algorithm Design and Implementation
  • MATLAB/Simulink, dSPACE/ETAS Tools, HiL Simulators
  • ISO 26262, IEC 61508 and similar standards
  • Requirements and/or quality management


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


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