Functional Safety Manager (Automotive Industry)

Fremont, California, United States Full-time

About Gotion:

We are Gotion, based in Silicon Valley of California. We innovate in the next generation electric vehicle and energy storage technologies (lithium batteries and related systems) with the aim to accelerate electrified transportation and achieve sustainable development.

 

We are currently seeking a Functional Safety Manager for the battery system team. This position requires an experienced professional with a solid knowledge of the ISO 26262 functional safety standard and strong related experience at an OEM or Tier 1. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for perfection within a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the overall architecture of Gotion's battery systems with a special focus on battery management system and battery module/packs
  • Architect and manage Gotion’s functional safety strategy from concept to production
  • Build a functional safety team to support battery system design and validation tests
  • Help to design processes and an efficient toolchain to ensure Gotion’s BMS and battery systems provide world-class safety
  • Promote and train functional safety processes and concepts within Gotion
  • Drive the safety program plan and the safety case
  • Specify safety requirements and safety concepts for the system, hardware, and software architectures
  • Conduct reviews with product teams to ensure functional safety standards are being met throughout product development cycles

Required Education and Experience:

  • Minimum BS degree in a relevant technical field (e.g. EE, ME, CS)
  • 3+ years experience in automotive fuctional safety
  • A thorough understanding of vehicle systems and system design principles
  • A passion for streamlined engineering processes
  • Experience in Functional Safety Assessment as per ISO 26262 process
  • Good understanding of the responsibility shared between supplier and OEM when it comes to product safety
  • Knowledge of Requirements Management tools
  • Knowledge of Safety analysis activities such as FTA, FMEA, FMEDA, HARA, etc.
  • Experience in Software Quality and process (e.g., SPICE, CMMI)
  • Proven record of taking customer requirements from design to production
  • General knowledge of automotive embedded systems, hardware, and software

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