Project Functional Safety Management

Project Functional Safety Management

Job ID:  19080

Shanghai, CN

BU TR ENG S&I: Job Description “Project Functional Safety Manager”



  • Assures the definition of project functional safety responsibilities for entire system and subsystems in the project
  • Coordinates and plans organizational safety activities in cooperation with BU Safety Manager
  • Assures that all safety-relevant internal and external interfaces are documented (Development Interface Agreement)
  • Performs the Functional Safety Reviews
  • Provides technical direction, training and support to project team members
  • Leads technical feasibility analysis and technical effort estimations of safety related work for projects and quotations
  • Supports regional customers to define safety goals
  • Collects and communicates regional knowledge to global functional safety development
  • Performs and/or moderates safety analysis, FMEDA, FTA, DFA
  • Provides input to the global technical platform roadmap
  • Supports global platform architecture design and documentation
  • Ensures synchronization with global platform planning
  • Regular communication of global FSM updates to the local organization and project teams
  • Leads systematic problem solving for safety solutions




  • Bachelor’s degree in a related engineering field, preferably Electrical or Software Engineering
  • At least 4 years professional work experience
  • Knowledge and proficiency in the Automotive field
  • Solid experience and proficiency with ISO26262
  • Solid experience and proficiency with FMEDA and FTA
  • Ability to work independently, high attention to quality and proactiveness
  • Solid communication skills
  • Fluent in spoken and written English



  • Master’s degree in a related engineering field, preferably Electrical Engineering
  • Cross-functional engineering work experience (hardware / software)
  • Transmission Control System knowledge



  • Experience in Requirements Engineering
  • Experience in architectural design
  • Experience in DFMEA and SYS FMEA
  • Transmission System knowledge

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product range includes electrified drivetrain systems, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust -gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2021, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of €8.3 billion and employs around 37,000 employees at about 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.