Automotive Development Engineer Functional Safety / FuSi (m/f/d)

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We are an innovative company that is mainly active in the research and development of high-voltage ECUs in the automotive industry. Since our founding in 2014, we have been advising clients from the Volkswagen Group environment in the area of automotive system project management and carrying out complex development projects on an autonomous basis. Together with over 50 employees, we are shaping the mobility of tomorrow.

Our core competencies lie in development support, from requirements management to series release, taking into account the respective product development process as well as the resulting software and hardware project management.
In addition, we offer individual product-related process consulting based on a holistic approach according to the V-model.



Experience Level


Automotive Development Engineer Functional Safety / FuSi (m/f/d)


Functional Safety

Experience Level



Berlin, Wolfsburg, Remote

Your tasks

  • Implementation of reviews and analyses in accordance with ISO26262 as well as internal process specifications
  • Implementation of hazard analyses and risk assessments at the level of the entire vehicle as well as the definition of safety objectives in cooperation with all project partners
  • Analysis and evaluation of the FuSi-DIA as well as the derivation of measures at E/E level
  • Examination of feasibility of the respective FuSi activities according to the development phase
  • Creation of safety cases and test concepts as well as the FuSi release recommendation based on them at component level
  • Takeover of configuration, documentation and change management, incl. the evaluation of changes
  • Identification and preparation of time- and safety-critical topics as well as implementation of FuSi project rounds with customers and suppliers

Your qualifications and strengths

  • Successfully completed studies in the field of electrical engineering, automotive engineering, automotive systems or other comparable qualifications
  • Several years of relevant professional experience in the field of functional safety
  • Knowledge in the field of functional safety according to ISO 26262
  • Certification Automotive Functional Safety Engineer (Level 1-3) desirable or willingness to participate in training courses to achieve certification
  • Experience with analytical methods such as FMEA, FMEDA and FTA is an advantage
  • Experience in dealing with development tools (doors, CM tools, etc.), process-accompanying documentation and quality management
  • Good communication skills and a structured way of working
  • Fluent in German and good English skills

Our benefits for you


We expect you to be able to work efficiently – where and when you can do that best, you can decide. The possibilities are endless: You can work remotely from home, in our offices in the heart of Berlin or on the road. We also encourage the combination of vacation and work as part of our workation offers.

Flat hierarchies and mentoring program

The team concept and honest communication at eye level are key factors for us. By maintaining flat hierarchies, we enable you to quickly take on responsibility in the team and actively shape our modern corporate culture. In order to make your start at e.lective as uncomplicated as possible, your personal mentor is always at your side.

Trust-based working hours and work-life balance

If you start full-time at e.lective, you can expect a contractually stipulated 38-hour week. With us, you benefit from trust-based working hours without core working hours and flexible time management. In this way, we offer you the framework conditions that allow you to adapt your work to your personal preferences, needs and life circumstances. Your working time account always keeps track of it for you.

Team building and employee events

Our regularly scheduled after-work events are an essential part of our team building. Events within our departments as well as joint activities in a private setting are also often planned and supported by e.lective. In addition, you can look forward to our annual summer festivals and Christmas parties.

Monetary benefits and special conditions

In order to maximise the recovery effect of your holiday, we support you with a holiday allowance. In addition, after the probationary period, you will have a non-cash benefit card with a monthly budget at your disposal. By being able to work from home, we also cover part of your internet bill. You can also look forward to interesting employee offers and high-quality perks via our Corporate Benefits platform.

Office &

In our offices, you can expect height-adjustable tables with two screens, modern IT equipment and free meals with fresh fruit, snacks, water, juices and coffee. Numerous restaurants in the immediate vicinity invite you to have lunch together with colleagues. In the home office, we offer you the opportunity to have your workplace completely equipped by us.

Attractive remuneration and opportunities for advancement

Depending on the position, we offer you up to 32 days of vacation as well as the entitlement to special leave. Compensation is a fair reflection of the scope of your duties and position. We attach great importance to commitment and ambition: You have the opportunity to become a department coordinator or unit leader in order to prove your leadership talent.


We offer you an attractive company pension scheme tailored to your wishes and support you with a subsidy that exceeds the statutory requirements. Together with e.lective, you can secure your supplementary pension in old age.

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