Functional Safety Engineer [NWL_1017099]

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Our client from Sweden is seeking a skilled Functional Safety Engineer to work with innovative technologies in the automotive industry!


  • Participate in strategic planning, partner/supplier selection, and concept design stages of product development
  • Collaborate with various teams, including electrical engineering, system design, and V&V (Verification and Validation), as well as customers and technical partners
  • Execute safety analyses at the function, system, hardware, and software levels
  • Plan and coordinate safety test activities
  • Develop and document functional and technical safety concepts
  • Lead functional safety engineering activities and develop technical work products
  • Analyze and recommend safety criteria for system design
  • Support the implementation of safety requirements throughout the vehicle system design
  • Develop verification and validation strategies, such as hazard and risk assessment, DFMEAs, and technical safety concepts
  • Integrate Functional Safety standards and practices into corporate processes
  • Ensure timely preparation, revision, and release of technical specifications and work products
  • Align safety-related topics with suppliers and customers
  • Lead system engineering in a technical team
  • Ensure timely and high-quality delivery according to defined methods
  • Integrate deliveries from other team members
  • Participate in specification implementation and verification loops
  • Implement system architecture strategies and roadmaps
  • Lead concept investigations and explore alternatives
  • Support the product manager in clarifying needs and breaking them down into features
  • Secure the implementation of the system and non-functional requirements


Hard skills

  • M.Sc. or B.Sc. in Electrical, Mechanical, Applied Physics, Mechatronic Engineering, or similar field
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of system safety activities according to ISO 26262
  • Experience in writing safety plans and requirement specifications
  • Familiarity with OEM functional safety processes, including FMEA, FTA, DRBFM, and safety validation
  • Practical experience with methods like HARA, FMEA, and root cause analysis

Soft skills

  • Positive and open-minded
  • Self-managed, reliable, and well-organized
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Analytical and structured

Will be plus

  • Experience in C development, MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow
  • Experience in a functional safety lifecycle (ISO-26262)
  • Functional safety ISO 26262 certification

What we offer

🌍 100% Relocation to Sweden: Immerse yourself in Sweden’s picturesque landscapes and vibrant culture as we provide full support to make your relocation seamless.

🏢 On-site Work: Collaborate with talented engineers and immerse yourself in a stimulating work environment.

💰 Financial and Legal Support: We’ve got you covered! You receive comprehensive assistance with financial matters and legal processes to ensure a smooth transition.

🚀 Full-Cycle Relocation Assistance: We understand the challenges of moving. Our dedicated team will guide you through every step, ensuring your relocation is hassle-free.

🌞 Seasonal Vacations: Enjoy well-deserved breaks! We value work-life balance and encourage employees to take vacations during the summer and winter holidays.

🌟 Wow Project for Your Resume: Become a part of something extraordinary! Contribute to a groundbreaking project that will impact the automotive industry, enhancing your professional profile.

About the project

Our client is a world-known visionary automotive company establishing cutting-edge R&D centers in Sweden. We are currently seeking exceptional high-level engineers ready to relocate and join a talented team on-site in Sweden. 

  • If you strive to turn ideas into groundbreaking innovations that meet the highest standards of future vehicles, 
  • If you are passionate about making a real difference, expanding your skills, and working alongside talented individuals, this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Create a future where simplicity and enjoyment are seamlessly integrated into people’s lives.

Job Category: Automotive Functional safety System Design
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Relocation Sweden
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