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Battery Systems Functional Safety Engineer (m/f/d); Munich/Bad Friedrichshall/Uusikaupunki; GER/FIN



Speed has always been in our DNA. Become a member of our team and join us on the fast lane! With globally almost 4500 employees and unlimited passion for mobility and innovation, Valmet Automotive is working on the future of the automobile. A clear focus on eDrive Engineering – paired with outstanding manufacturing competence – we are an experienced and visionary partner for development and production within an industry on the rise.

In our new Electric Vehicle Business Line (EVBL) we develop and manufacture battery systems from 48V up to High Voltage for automotive and industrial applications. Valmet Automotive covers the full range from contract manufacturing to a TIER1 system supplier.


Your challenge

  • Responsible for functional safety and reliability engineering, including preparation of battery safety concepts (FSC/TSC) and other measures required by Automotive SPICE and ISO 26262 or IEC 61508
  • Process development as well as reliability analyses for complex electronic systems using tools like FMEA, FTA and FMEDA is also part of the position
  • Great and future-orientated perspective into exciting automotive and industrial development projects by daily working with various internal and external stakeholders like systems, electronics and software engineering teams
  • Responsible for decisions on engineering level to internal and external stakeholders and internal release recommendations to middle and senior management
  • Establishment of safety and reliability engineering processes within projects and company wide
  • Development (moderation and coordination) of System-FMEA & Design-FMEA & Process-FMEA
  • Requirements engineering for functional safety requirements
  • Derivation of functional subsystem and component requirements
  • Item definition (scope of development) & Impact Analysis
  • ASIL Rating and allocation to E/E Components


We expect you to have/are

  • Masters degree in electrical engineering, automotive engineering, mechatronics, software engineering or comparable
  • +2 years experience and deep unterstanding of li-ion battery systems
  • Expert in A-Spice processes and ISO26262
  • Knowledge of all relevant battery system components
  • Knowledge of standardization and legislation (homologation) of battery systems
  • Experience with requirements management SW (i.e. Polarion, DOORS etc)
  • Experience with German automotive OEMs
  • High degree of communication skills
  • Fluent English & German/Finnish communication skills


We offer

The latest development in the automotive industry – and ultimately our company – promises candidates an inspiring career. Where a long heritage as one of the world’s most significant car builders meets up with the spirit of unlimited opportunities is Valmet Automotive, offering you a sense of accomplishment, a good work–life balance and a feeling of creating something new. Of course, in the typical Nordic calmness at all ten locations in Finland, Germany and Poland.


Further information

Florian Mayer, Human Resources
+49 7136 9637164



Now it’s your turn – take the fast lane and apply!

Contract Nature:  Regular
Company:  Valmet Automotive Solutions GmbH

München, DE Uusikaupunki, DE Bad Friedrichshall, DE

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