Location Mohelnice, Czech Republic

Pacesetting. Passionate. Together. Since 1899, HELLA, one of the leading automotive suppliers worldwide, has shaped the industry with innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics. In addition, the company is one of the most important partners of the aftermarket and independent workshops. What motivates us: Shaping the mobility of tomorrow and fostering the central market trends such as autonomous driving, efficiency and electrification, connectivity and digitization as well as individualization. Every day, 39,000 employees worldwide are committed to this with passion, know-how and innovative strength.

We are looking for a Safety Expert - Responsible, Careful and Structured Development Engineer for Functional Safety in Automotive Industry.

 Location: Mohelnice or Ostrava (the Czech Republic)


Your Duties and Responsibilities:

  • planning and coordination of all necessary functional safety activities encompassing the life cycle of the product (functional safety leadership),
  • coordination of the distribution of responsibility between customer and HELLA, including involved internal departments (internal & external communication),
  • definition of project responsibilities regarding functional safety (safety plan),
  • create or maintain all necessary work products, e.g. hazard & risk analysis, safety requirements (functional safety work products),
  • guide, coach and support implementation of functional safety implementation on all levels (system and sub-system) of the project (implementation support),
  • responsible for verifying successful implementation of safety features and validiting that required safety has been achieved,
  • create and publish the reports regarding the functional safety status of the projects (reporting).


Your Profile and Our Requirments:

  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering / IT, or high school education with practise,
  • advanced knowledge of English for everyday communication, German language is an advantage,
  • expert knowledge regarding pertinent functional safety standards e.g. (IEC 61508, ISO 26262) is an advantage,
  • requirement based electronics development experience, in automotive is an advantage, not a neccessity,
  • experience in system requirement with DOORS is an advantage,
  • experience in FMEA, FTA is an advantage,
  • analytical thinking, structure and precize, perfect communication, argumentative and presentation skills, be able to teamwork, flexibility,
  • driving license - group B + Willingness to travel (training in Germany).


You can expect from us:

  • unique position Safety expert for major world class customer from automotive,
  • flexible working hours and five weeks of leave,
  • wide range of benefits of your choice - program Benefit Plus,
  • contribution to pension insurance,
  • meal allowences,
  • corporate events and much more.

Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing reference number HAN-E-PSM/Functional_Safety_Engineer.

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HELLA Autotechnik Nova, s.r.o.
Ms. Mgr. Hana Zámečníčková
Druzstevni 16
789 85 Mohelnice