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Functional Safety Engineer

Danfoss Drives is looking for a Functional Safety Engineer who will be contributing to Danfoss’ strong market position and help gain competitive advantage. Danfoss Drives is creating and developing environmental friendly solutions for better future throug electrification and automation. 

Come and join us!

If you are open-minded, have both theoretical and practical experience of new product development, and you are a strong professional in functional safety, then you might be the right person for us.

You will be part of a dedicated international development team, where your technical knowledge is the key. A challenging job awaits you in an international environment, where you will develop yourself technically as well as personally.

The position is located in Vaasa or Tampere

Job Responsibilities

As a Functional Safety Engineer your main task is to develop and implement functional safety solutions into our new and existing products. This includes requirement specification engineering, concept phase management, realization, testing and co-operation with authorities and other development units.

You will be working closely with our product management and development teams in Finland and other global R&D units when developing new products. Danfoss’ Software and Control Engineering Team creates and maintains the control platforms and software in our AC drives.

We offer you an ambitious and passionate working atmosphere with highly skilled, experienced and driven colleagues in a global environment.

You will be responsible for:

  • Develop functional safety solutions based on IEC 61508 standard into our new products including
    • Functional safety requirement management
    • Functional safety development (focus on embedded software)
    • Functional safety verification and validation support
    • Assist in the certification process
  • Maintain and expand functional safety capabilities in the existing products
  • Give support to the organization about safety functions

Background & Skills

To be successful in this position, we expect you to hold an ​​​​appropriate technical degree (B.Sc., M.Sc.) e.g. in software and/or electrical engineering or similar experience in embedded software development area.

 Furthermore, you should have:

  • A few years of experience in similar or corresponding tasks in our industry
  • Functional safety engineering certification is seen as an asset
  • Familiar with agile working methods
  • Positive and open-minded attitude
  • A good command of English and Finnish

For further information about the position, please contact Lasse Kortelahti Senior Manager, Software Platform, tel. +358 408371516

Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Functional Safety Engineer

Kokopäiväinen, Vakituinen

Julkaistu 15.06.2021

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
20 000 000 - 49 999 999 ?

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