Senior Functional safety engineer

Are you exploring possibilities of a new career path? Do you want to start the journey of applying your passion for development of Functional Safety solutions in automotive embedded systems? If yes, apply and join us in the journey for building a better tomorrow!
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Connected, electric, highly automated and autonomous vehicles are making their way into our lives, and it is happening fast! This is also technologies we at Volvo Construction Equipment (VCE) in Eskilstuna do research and development within for our machines.
We in the Electric and Electronics (E&E) Platform department is on an exciting and challenging journey and need to expand our team. We are now recruiting several System Engineers within different areas of expertise to help drive development and implementation of new and existing technology.
We develop and provide Volvo CE machines with Base EE system platforms used as the foundation and enabler for all electronic controlled functions and features to support connectivity, service solutions, autonomous functions, electromobility as well as machine operational functions making Volvo CE to be one of the best machines in the world. We are responsible to drive, develop and maintain our Electronic Architecture platform commonly used by all machines within Volvo CE.
About the position Senior Functional safety engineer
We are looking for a Senior Functional safety engineer to drive and lead the development in different projects within the area. To build up safety systems, which is to meet one of the core values of Volvo CE, there are many challenges to design and implement proper functional safety system. You will contribute with technical expertise to build concepts and solutions to secure the functional safety aspects. This requires identifying what the required safety functions are, assessment of the risk-reduction required by the safety function, ensuring the safety function performs to the design intent, verification, and conducting functional safety audits.
In this role, you have opportunities not only to apply your current skills but also to acquire new skills to ensure that our products meet Functional safety requirements. Maybe you are our future specialist in the area!
The role promotes creativity, passion for technology and multi-cultural communication skills.
The position offers numerous possibilities of interacting with people, experts and engineers across different organizations within Volvo Group and external entities. The position thus welcomes you with challenges and opportunities of growing your professional and technical skills to realize your full potential.
The role also includes participating in continuous improvement of our ways of working and you will be encouraged to dream big, dare to fail, innovate and always invest time in personal development.
Who are you?
“Great teams are about personalities, not just skills”. Like us, you believe that integrity, mutual respect and inclusive approach to work are crucial characteristics. We believe that you are curious, open-minded and eager too continuously improve your skills. You have a pragmatic, collaborative and creative mind-set of handling professional and technical challenges. You are a natural team player with ability of working independently. You appreciate socializing and having fun at work.
Required qualifications
  • Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or other relevant technical field of study or equivalent practical experience
  • You are fluent in English, both written and spoken, and you either speak Swedish or you are eager to learn a new language
Beneficial qualifications
It is meritorious to have one or more of the following:
  • Experience of working with electrical and/or electronic system in the automotive industry
  • Knowledge about safety-relevant embedded system and software
  • Good understanding of robust and reliable system/software engineering/design principles
  • Knowledgeable of functional safety standards, such as IEC61508, ISO13849, ISO19014 or ISO26262 is essential knowledge for this role.
  • Leadership skills
We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background leads to a better environment for our employees and thus offers higher values to our customers. We strive for an inclusive culture that leverages the strengths inherent in diversity. Above all, our people make the difference.
Interesting and challenging? Are we a good match? Perfect, join the ride and make a difference!
Curious to know more and have questions? Welcome to contact: Mikael Laggman, Manager Embedded system & HW, +46 16 541 5769
Apply today and join us! We will evaluate candidates continuously.

Om oss

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Construction Equipment is a global company driven by passion, curiosity and by our purpose: to build the world we want to live in. We believe that only through imagination and teamwork can we develop a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected. Our company culture reflects this belief through the care and trust it places in our customers, employees and suppliers. People are at the heart of our business. It is through our strong network of talented, enquiring and innovative minds that we have been able to pave the way towards a more sustainable future. The global construction industry is our arena and our employees are our greatest assets.

We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.

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