Software Functional Safety Engineer

04_Professionals (technical)
BU4 Electronics & Mechatronics

Your Role & Responsibilities


  • Development of Functional Safety SW technical solution according to ISO 26262-6.
  • Provide Functional Safety evidences according to ISO 26262-6.
  • Incorporate Functional Safety into all relevant processes for Software Design.
  • Support leadership, culture and competence for Functional Safety in Software Engineering.
  • Create, foster and sustain a safety culture that supports and encourages the effective achievement of functional safety at software level.
  • Develop Software Safety Requirements to be implemented in the Software Design.
  • Perform Software Safety Analysis (SWFMECA, SW DFA).
  • Support design/verification Software team in verification and testing of functional safety SW implementation.
  • Provide Safety reviews for Software safety work products.


Your Skills & Strengths


  • Degree in Computer Science / Electronics / Electrical Engineering or similar.
  • Language skills English (C1), Spanish (C1), German will be a plus.
  • Strong Knowledge of the ISO 26262-6.
  • Experience in electronics development at software level in the automotive industry (or similar).
  • Experience in development according to ISO 26262:5.
  • Experience in supporting safety audit, safety assessment (desirable).
  • Experience in the development of SW Safety Requirements and SW Safety Analysis like SWFMECA and SW DFA.


In addition to work in a great team, we encourage you to reach your personal potential and through outstanding learning and development opportunities. Exciting assignments and personalized support for your career are available to you.



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Facts about the job

Entry level:  Experienced hires
Functional area:  R&D

Valencia, ES


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Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

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