Functional Safety Engineer, Ev

January 22 2022
Categories Engineering, Health, Security, Disability, HR, Training, Production, Operations, Quality, Safety
Valcourt, QC


  1. As a member of BRP’s Electric Vehicles & Propulsion Development Team, work in an environment where collaboration is an important value.
  2. To be part of a team that is passionate about new technologies and leading BRP's transition towards the electrification of its products.
  3. Scope to grow your career along with the company


  • Supporting the in-house HW/SW development teams from a Functional Safety perspective.
  • Collaborating with concept level FuSa engineers and SMEs to initiate the product development activities per ISO 26262 Parts 5&6
  • Decomposing the product requirements (FSRs & TSRs) into HSRs and SSRs
  • Guiding the detailed design and testing of hardware and software according to FuSa requirements;
  • Vehicle Systems - User Interface, Propulsion (HV Battery & ICE), Stability Control, Battery Management, etc.


  • You have the ability to work in a project start‑up environment with objectives that are in the process of being defined;
  • You are skilled at working in a multidisciplinary environment;
  • You demonstrate strong interest in driving and designing recreational & performance vehicles;
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or equivalent;
  • You have a minimum of 3 years of experience and knowledge in EV propulsion systems and their integration in vehicle level systems;
  • You have experienced multiple full development cycles from prototyping to production; and been accountable for the in service reliability of the systems under your responsibility;
  • You have participated in initial EV systems architecture development and carefully balanced product specifications, process requirements and lead-time limits, while taking into account functional safety requirements.
  • You master the understanding of functional safety as per ISO 26262 or IEC 62304;
  • You demonstrate proficiency with design process integration and electromechanical / mechatronics systems;
  • You master spoken and written English, French being an additional asset.
  • Hands-on experience of ISO 26262 particularly in parts 2, 5, 6 & 8.
  • Comprehensive knowledge in Programming Languages (e.g. C++, Java)
  • Comprehensive knowledge in SW test methods (e.g. unit tests, static analyzing, etc.)
  • Understanding of SW Tool Qualification
  • Knowledge of the SW development lifecycle and development models such as Scrum, etc.
  • Knowledge of Functional Safety Management
  • Knowledge regarding techniques and measures to control and avoid systematic errors during the system and SW development


  • Discount on BRP products
  • Annual bonus
  • Educational resources
  • Pension plan
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Industry leading healthcare


We’re a world leader in recreational vehicles and boats, creating innovative ways to move on snow, water, asphalt, dirt and even in the air. Headquartered in the Canadian town of Valcourt, Quebec, our company is rooted in a spirit of ingenuity and intense customer focus. Today, we operate manufacturing facilities in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Finland, Australia and Austria, with a workforce of over 14,500 spirited people, all driven by the deeply held belief that at work, as with life itself, it’s not about the destination; It’s about the journey. Yours.

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