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Senior Engineer - Functional Safety (m/f)

Jobnummer:  50531
Gruppe:  Magna Powertrain
Division:  EC Lannach
Art der Beschäftigung:  Festanstellung


Group Introduction

Transforming mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, safer and lighter. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain, and we do it by creating world-class powertrain systems. We are a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in design, development, testing and manufacturing of complex powertrain systems. Our name stands for quality, environmental consciousness, and safety. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.


What you can expect

At our Austrian engineering locations in Lannach, St. Valentin & Traiskirchen we develop the next generation of electric drive systems for battery electric and hybrid vehicles. The electric drive module is a system with the main components motor, inverter and gearbox. In the role of the Senior Engineer - Functional Safety, you will be located at our plant in Lannach. You will support the project team during the concept and series development phase, to create a product which fulfils all requirements regarding functional safety. In this expert role you are an important contact person for our customers as well as for our management team in addition to project management and system architects. Your area of responsibility also includes the following tasks:


  • Analyse and evaluate safety requirements for electric drive systems used in battery electric and hybrid vehicles according to the common standards (e.g. ISO 26262, SPICE)
  • Support the product concept development from the functional safety perspective with the definition of technical and functional safety concepts for the system and the main components within a concept team
  • Conduct the hazard analysis and risk assessment and lead the safety analyses on system, subsystem, hardware and software level
  • Agree the work products with the costumer
  • Preparation of release recommendations and organization, moderation and participation in analysis workshops (FMEA, FTA, FMEDA).
  • Support of the development on hardware and software level from a functional safety perspective
  • Participation in internal and external assessments and audit

What you bring along


  • Successful graduation of a technical education (TU/FH) with focus on mechanical / electrical engineering, mechatronics, technical physics or similar 
  • Relevant professional experience in the automotive industry or in the field of drive technology 
  • Experience and interest in electrical drive systems and their architecture
  • Knowledge of automotive standards ISO 26262 (Functional Safety / ASIL) and ISO 15504 (SPICE) 
  • Creative and inventive thinking with the ability to communicate and to self-organize
  • Open minded teamplayer with an inspiring approach
  • Solid German and English skills
  • Willingness for business travels (within Europe, mainly to our Austrian locations)

What we offer

After starting an extensive and structured onboarding system, where you will be supported by a mentor, you will be directly involved in the development, design and manufacturing of the world's most advanced (electric) mobility technologies. Exciting tasks and new challenges await you in a dynamic and motivated team. 

In addition, we offer you the following benefits:

  • Flexible working hours and remote work
  • Health programs, sports and team events
  • A comprehensive training program and exciting internal development opportunities
  • In addition to the statutory vacation entitlement, 24.12. and 31.12. are non-working days and no vacation days need to be consumed for this purpose
  • Canteen 
  • Various benefits via the works council

In addition, commitment and qualification are valued by us: For this position you get a salary starting from € 60.000 gross per year. Overpayment is possible according to your experience and educational background. In addition, if you are not living in the country you are applying for, we offer you a relocation allowance, support with your visa, work permit, accommodation and language courses.

Additional Information

Location: Magna Powertrain Location in Austria or Germany (Lannach, Traiskirchen, St. Valentin, Untergruppenbach etc.)

For reasons of easier readability, no gender-specific differentiation is made within this job advertisement. Corresponding terms apply to all genders within the meaning of the Equal Treatment Act.
Magna is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace because we firmly believe that employing a diverse workforce is essential to our success. We make hiring decisions based on your experience and qualifications, regardless of color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status.

Have we raised your interest? Then become part of our team! We are looking forward to your online application. 
Please apply online only. Due to the data protection regulation, we unfortunately cannot accept applications by email.

Contact person for any remaining questions:

Tamara Gabardi, MA MSc
Lead, Recruiting, Employer Branding & Communications 


Industriestrasse 35
8502 Lannach, Austria
T +43 664 80444-1476
E tamara.gabardi@magna.com


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