At a glance

  • Career level
    with Experience
  • Division
    Research & Development
  • Location

Functional Safety Expert (m/f/d)


TDK-Micronas develops and produces trend-setting IC and sensor system solutions for automotive and industrial electronics.
We at TDK-Micronas meet the global challenges and pursue demanding objectives, particularly in environmental issues. Our claim is to create outstanding products from innovative ideas, a wealth of knowledge and cutting-edge technology. One of our customers’ central strategic elements is the efficiency of sensors and of application-specific microcontrollers. Today our products make vehicles more fuel efficient, cut emissions, reduce material usage in industrial applications and let mechanical switches become obsolete. TDK-Micronas develops key technologies for the future and ensures in this way the market success of the end product.
We  are  a  globally  operating  manufacturer  of  semiconductors with the communication structure of a medium-sized business, equipped  with  the  financial  resources  necessary  for  our  line of business. With us you will get the freedom of design and development which you need to implement our common vision and strategies. Short decision-making channels coupled with an open information culture give us the drive and dynamism of an attractive employer. On the exciting way from the original concept to the finished product, we are currently assisted by 1000 people working in development, research and production.
We invite you to join us with your experience, your self-confidence and your individual abilities and skills. Be part of the community – be a member of the TDK-Micronas Family.

Your assignment:

  • Define and implement safety architectures for automotive products
  • Carry out technical safety analyses, for example FMEDA, FTA, DFA
  • Develop work products according to ISO26262
  • Act as Functional Safety Manager within R&D projects
  • Participate in functional safety audits/assessments
  • Be the contact person for project teams and customers in functional safety matters
  • Participate in the integration of ISO26262 requirements into the TDK-Micronas process landscape

Your Profile:

  • Degree in electrical engineering of physics, preferably in microelectronics
  • Professional experience, preferably in the semiconductor industry, and possibly in the field of mixedsignal
    ICs for the automotive industry (design, concept)
  • Experience in the implementation of ISO26262 and/or similar standards (e.g. IEC 61508)
  • Knowledge of software development standards like CMMI or SPICE advantageous
  • Basic knowledge of project management
  • Ability to work in a team combined with a confident and assertive manner
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English. Good knowledge of the German language a plus.


Our operational headquarters are located in one of South Germany’s most attractive towns, Freiburg im Breisgau, popular both as a holiday destination and a place to live. Here you will find city flair combined with the charm of an historic town center, a mild climate as well as the mountains of the Black Forest, a high quality of life on the borders to France and Switzerland.

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TDK-Micronas GmbH
Human Resources
Hans-Bunte-Str. 19
79108 Freiburg