Functional Safety Manager - Sofia, Bulgaria





Your future job

At Melexis, we are committed to delivering innovative microelectronic solutions that meet the highest quality and safety standards. As a Functional Safety Manager, you will play a vital role in ensuring the safety and reliability of our products. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement and maintain functional safety processes throughout the entire product development lifecycle, with a focus on product development starting with ensuring the correct safety requirements are defined at the definition phase and finishing with a positive assessment before handing over to Manufacturing.

More specifically you will: 

  • Support business units in functional safety activities during product development
  • Plan and coordinate all functional safety-related activities
  • Conduct assessments and confirmation reviews
  • Contribute to product development processes and provide feedback to the process owners (PO community)
  • Balance your responsibilities between functional safety management, Development Quality Assurance (DQA) activities, and process improvement
  • Collaborate with project managers and all team members to achieve project goals while ensuring compliance with functional safety standards.
  • Interact with customers on functional safety related elements.

Your profile

  • Master's degree in engineering
  • Preferably 5+ years of experience as a Functional Safety Manager or 10 years of other relevant working experience
  • Experience in the automotive development industry
  • Knowledge of automotive safety standards and practices, especially IATF16949 and ISO 26262
  • Knowledge on ISO 21434 IEC61508 ISO62061 and ASPICE are an advantage.
  • Experience in assessments and auditing
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with project managers

We offer

  • a challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment
  • the opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company
  • an enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization
  • versatile development opportunities