Technical Safety Engineer (all genders) - in Sindelfingen

MBition, Mercedes–Benz is bringing the automotive industry into the future! How?
We are working on a software-defined architecture, that allows us to create state-of-the-art customer functions that span one or more domain controllers with significant processing power. One of these high-performance domain controllers is used for automated driving functions (e.g. automated driving on highways).

We do this in Berlin and Sindelfingen as a 100% subsidiary of Mercedes-Benz AG, which has been perfecting the art of moving people, products and services from A to B for more than 120 years.
With an international team of 500 employees, we want to integrate people who appreciate quality, creativity and teamwork just as much as we do. Together we create passionate technology on exciting topics like: automated and autonomous driving, infotainment systems or mobile APPs. And we need YOU to help us shape the future!

About the role

In the Autonomous driving team, we focus on the development of the future level 4 autonomous driving system for Mercedes-Benz cars. We integrate a variety of high-end sensors and the overall ADAS SW stack. The system is developed in-house at MBition, at Mercedes-Benz or with other partners.
As Technical Safety Engineer (m/w/x) you will work in an agile team of senior experts towards a safe, reliable and adaptable eco system, that enables the autonomous driving for Mercedes-Benz. The development according ISO 26262 standards is foundation for a high quality HW and SW delivery in the project.

Your Profile


  • Degree in Computer Science Engineering, information technology


  • Experience of minimal 5 Years in Electronics development would be desirable

  • Good experience in the area of Safety development (e.g. ISO 26262, MIL-STD-882E, ISO 16508 etc.)

  • Experience in the development of Technical Safety Concepts would be a plus

  • Experience in the Automotive domain is a plus

  • Experience with development of ASIL C/D products (SIL 3/4) is also a plus

  • Experience with different analysis methods is desirable (e.g. FTA, H&R, FMEA etc.)

  • Strong experience in development of Hardware and/or Software Architectures

  • System Architecture development would be a plus

  • Designing and specifying of Safety Architectures with focus on robustness

  • Experience with high availability products would be a plus

  • Multicore with multiprocessor/MCU development experience desired

  • Good experience in semi-formal languages in the area of architecture development (e.g. SysML, UML, Simulink, Stateflow etc.)

  • Programming/scripting language experience would be desired (e.g. C, C++, Java, Ruby, Python, VBA etc.)


Nice to have

  • AutoSar Classic and Adaptive Integration Standards

  • Car Security Integration standards

  • Familiarity with ASPICE

  • Familiarity with open source licenses and/or being a contributor to open source projects

  • Understanding of ADAS SW stack and Sensor principles                                                           

Personal skills

  • Proficiency in problem solving and troubleshooting technical issues

  • Excellent organizational, time management, prioritization and multi-tasking skills

  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Personal initiative, commitment, perseverance and resilience

  • Well-developed communication and teamwork skill

  • Analytical thinking and dedication are highly desirable

  • Self-discipline and self-organizational skills are desired to reach common goals

  • Exceptional Team-player skills needed

  • Good argumentative spoken and written skills are a highly desirable

  • Availability for business trips is needed


Language skills

  • Proficient in English, German is a plus!

What we offer

  • A chance to work on a new generation of Infotainment Systems, which will power millions of cars

  • An international, interdisciplinary innovation lab, which is part of the Daimler AG

  • Agile working methods and open feedback culture

  • Flexible working hours

  • Transportation and health benefits, discounts on cars, free coffee, fruits and more



We look forward to receiving your complete application, including CV (in English or German) and relevant references with the following information:

  •  Job title and reference number

  •  Salary expectations

  •  Earliest start date

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