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Functional safety internship/graduation thesis

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the job

As a Functional Safety Intern/Thesis Student you are responsible for defining and implementing advanced procedures for safety-related automotive engineering projects. You initiate, supervise and execute the assignment on advanced topics of functional safety in the automotive domain

  • You pioneer advance development concepts using state-of-art methodologies to develop safe products
  • You lead the optimization of existing processes in development of safety critical products
  • You define the safety concepts of advanced automotive systems in the areas of autonomous driving, electric driving and V2X/X2V communications
  • You provide solutions to enhance the safety culture of automotive organizations;
  • You define groundbreaking testing and validation procedures for safety critical products

your profile

  • Bachelor (master) education (preferably Automotive, Embedded systems or Mechanical Engineering);
  • Basic working knowledge of automotive concepts (powertrain, chassis, body systems)
  • Course knowledge on systems engineering, software, or electrical/electronics engineering;
  • Affinity with Automotive or special vehicles;
  • Excellent command of the English language (word and writing);
  • You are self-reliant and accurate, you have good communication skills and you have an analytical mind;
  • In addition, you are a flexible team player and you can also appreciate some fun and humor in the workplace.

we offer

  • An interesting and varied position within a valued engineering firm;
  • Training opportunities through our personal development plan and access to the training platform "Goodhabitz";
  • A challenging job with freedom to organize your own time so that your work/life balance is always right.


At BRACE you end up in a people-oriented organization with a transparent no-nonsense culture. We think it is important that our (new) employees feel at home quickly and therefore attach great importance to team building, freedom and personal development.

In addition to personal attention, you will be presented with a wide range of projects at BRACE, in which there is room for your own input, sharing knowledge and various career opportunities. This way you can further develop your skills & talents, you retain the challenge & pleasure in your work and together we can take challenging projects to a higher level!


Are you interested in this vacancy? Apply directly using the form below or get in touch for more information with Robert Boots. He will be happy to help you!

We look forward to having you on our team!

M: +31 6 15567840



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