Senior Systems Engineer - Functional Safety Expert


Wooster, OH, US, 44691 Troy, MI, US, 48083

Job Requisition ID:  10931


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Benefits

  • Salary range: $75,000 - $120,000
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Hiring Bonus: $1500 after 90 days, $1000 after 12 months
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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Your Key Responsibilities

  • Organize and coordinate the development of the functional safety relevant aspects of a project
  • Determination of functional and technical functional safety requirements and coordination of those with customer, supplier and Schaeffler development teams
  • Support for creation of functional and technical functional safety concepts and verification
  • Planning, coordination and support of functional safety confirmation measurement
  • Support for analysis such as FMEA, FMEDA, and FTA

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering and 5 or more years of practical experience or a Masters degree in engineering and 2 or more years of practical experience
  • Previous experience in the area of functional safety according to ISO 26262 for mechatronic systems
  • Understanding of vehicle powertrain architectures and components
  • Experience in solving engineering problems
  • Clear communication ability (written & verbal)
  • Good presentation skills
  • Extremely self-motivated & motivated to achieve results

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

David Moline 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: Research & Development;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Research & Development 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Canton
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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