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Title:  Functional Safety Engineer (f/m/d)

Company:  Renesas Electronics Germany GmbH
Country/Region:  DE
City:  Dresden
Business Unit:  Automotive Solution Business Unit
Job Function:  IDT
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas is looking for a high-profile
Functional Safety Engineer (f/m/d),

for our Automotive Solution Business

based in Dresden.



To support our R&D Team in Dresden we are currently looking for a


Functional Safety Engineer (f/m/d)


in order to ensure that IC and system design activities are carried out according to ISO26262.



In this role you will:

  • Provide documentation and other deliverables (e.g. FMEDA, FTA, safety case analysis, FIT rate analysis) needed for functional safety integrated circuits/products according to ISO26262
  • Enable IDT/Renesas to deliver a functional safe product according to specification
  • Execute Functional Safety management according to ISO26262
  • Plan and follow-up on all activities of the ISO26262 safety lifecycle
  • Create functional and technical safety concepts, as well as safety analyses (FMEAs, FMEDA, FTA, RBD, Markov, ETA)
  • Support design/verification team in verification of functional safety implementation
  • Generation of safety case
  • Support/Maintenance/Creation of Development Interface Agreement with Customer
  • Support tool qualification as per ISO26262


To thrive in this role you have:

  • A degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics or Microelectronics or similar
  • Several years of work experience in automotive development (System, Hardware or Software)
  • Proven experience in creating safety concepts and analyses (FMEA, FTA, FMEDA)
  • Knowledge of analog/mixed-signal design of integrated circuits
  • Architectural understanding of integrated devices
  • Profound knowledge of functional safety standards ISO26262 or IEC61508
  • Good Knowledge of quality management standards like ISO/TS16949
  • Knowledge of automotive SPICE/CMMI (desirable)
  • Fluent English skills
  • Willingness to travel


Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) delivers trusted embedded design innovation with complete semiconductor solutions that enable billions of connected, intelligent devices to enhance the way people work and live. A global leader in microcontrollers, analog, power, and SoC products, Renesas provides comprehensive solutions for a broad range of automotive, industrial, infrastructure, and IoT applications that help shape a limitless future. Learn more at renesas.com. Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.