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Systems Engineer Functional Safety - Autonomous Driving


About Zenuity - Making it Real

We are breaking new ground with world-class driver-assistance and autonomous-driving technologies. To meet the automotive industry’s requirements, we are developing a software in a fashion and context that hasn’t been done before. With robustness, speed to market and a flexible approach we are changing the way the world looks at mobility, infrastructure and everyday life for people worldwide.

We work on interesting technical challenges using cutting edge technologies in a high performance, agile organization with an innovative environment & high level of autonomy, putting you in the driver’s seat. We have a team-based structure with professional management & continuous development, where you will be exposed to many areas within Autonomous Driving, maximizing development opportunities.

What you will do

Our Autonomous Drive Safety Team is looking for an experienced Systems Engineer. In this role you will:

  • Work closely with the cross-functional teams and perform safety analysis
  • Participate in design reviews and discussions to help ensure that safety goals and requirements are addressed
  • Support the definition of safety requirements and functional architecture
  • Provide leadership in defining, implementing, and improving relevant safety processes
  • Write and support the implementation of functional and technical safety requirements in all parts of the vehicle system design

Who you are

  • A background within automotive, or robotics, or software development.
  • Practical experience of safety critical system design
  • Ability and social skills to drive safety concept development in a cross-functional team organization
  • Familiar with functional safety frameworks and safety work products
  • Have a can-do attitude and approach your work with vigor and determination. 
  • Excellent communication skills

Ways to stand out from the crowd

  • 5+ years of relevant engineering work experience that includes Systems or Functional Safety engineering
  • Extensive experience within any of the following areas:
    • Perception, e.g. localization, maps, object tracking or vision 
    • Trajectory planning
  • Expertise in safety analysis for autonomous vehicles, automotive, or embedded systems
  • Experience applying functional safety concepts to autonomous vehicles, driver assist features, and/or automated systems
  • Familiarity with fail-operational system architectures

Zenuity work proactively to create a culture of diversity and inclusion, where individual differences are appreciated and respected. To drive innovation we see diversity as an asset, which means we value and respect differences in gender, race, ethnicity, religion or other belief, disability, sexual orientation or age etc.

Interviews are held on a continuous basis, so we highly recommend that you submit your application at your earliest convenience.


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Munich, Germany or Gothenberg, Sweden

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Shanghai, China

Shenchang Road
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Making safe and intelligent mobility real.

At Zenuity, we lead the global movement of crafting tomorrow's mobility with the software platform of choice. Our mission is to “Make safe and intelligent mobility real, for everyone, everywhere”. This statement marks our conviction and dedication to bring autonomous driving out on the streets for real and is at the center of everything we do.  

We could not dream of achieving this without our great teams of very talented people. We are on this journey together and our agile way of working is reflected throughout our entire organization; it is part of our culture and how we work, develop and grow together. 


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