Lead Functional Safety Engineer

FL, US

Date:  Feb 17, 2024
Microvast Power Solutions

We are committed to providing our customers with outstanding selection and value, the highest quality products and superior customer service. Inspired by the values upon which we began our company, we remain dedicated to our customers, our associates, and our communities.

Position Description

We are committed to providing our customers with outstanding selection and value, the highest quality products, and superior customer service. Inspired by the values upon which we began our company, we remain dedicated to our customers, our associates, and our communities.
Position Description:

At Microvast, we're always looking for people who can bring their fresh perspectives and experiences to the team. If you're zealous about an electrified future and looking for a place that values your curiosity, passion, and desire to learn, then you've come to the right place. 
 
We are looking for a Lead Functional Safety Engineer to join our battery management system team in Orlando, FL, to optimize and improve the architecture of the existing batteries regarding functional safety and create the requirement and architecture for the new battery to achieve ASIL-C according to ISO 26262 or SIL-3 to IEC 61508. The functional safety manager will also perform accompaniment, monitoring, control, and support the ASIL-C certification process according to ISO 26262. They will develop the strategy of functional safety for engineering and development. 

Job Responsibilities

•    Evaluation of existing battery systems according to functional safety (ISO 26262 and IEC 61508) and preparation of the documentation of the battery system regarding the requirements of functional safety.
•    Responsible for aligning the product development according to ASPICE and ISO26262 requirements.
•    Optimization and improvement of the architecture of the existing batteries regarding safety and functional safety.
•    Establish processes and best practices for FMEA, FTA, TSC, etc.
•    Conduct software release reviews to identify potential security and functional safety vulnerabilities.
•    Establish safety best practices concepts/instructions.
•    Communicate with team members in different time zones (China standard Time, Central European Time).
•    Technical evaluation of the supplier for functional safety.
•    Technical support for supplier selection, qualification, and audit.
•    Review and approve of the technical design.
•    Develop training and guidance documentation for all functional safety processes and products.

Qualifications

•    5+ years of experience in functional safety
•    Good knowledge of the architecture of the HV battery 
•    Solid understanding of ISO 26262 and IEC 61508
•    Comprehensive knowledge of risk analysis, safety assessment, and FMEA
•    Analytical, systematic, and structured way of thinking
•    Strong problem-solving and communication skills required
•    Functional Safety Certification (FSCAE – Functional Safety Certified Automotive Engineering) (Preferred)
•    ASPICE and IATF 16949 knowledge (Preferred)
•    Bachelor's or higher degree in mechanical engineering/electrical engineering or a related field or comparable education

Physical Requirements

Summary

Benefits:
•    401(k) matching
•    Dental Insurance
•    Flexible schedule
•    Health insurance
•    Life insurance
•    Paid time off
•    Referral program
•    Vision insurance
Ability to commute/relocate:
•    Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work 

Work Location: 
•    Lake Mary, FL 

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and is looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment:  Disabled/Veteran.