ON Semiconductor Mixed Signal Design Engineer (Functional Safety Focus) in East Greenwich, Rhode Island

Job Summary:

Functional safety is changing the way hardware components are being developed to comply with ISO safety standards. As a Functional Safety Engineer , you will guide and support the mixed-signal IC design team when developing safety critical hardware components for the automotive market.

Performance Objectives:

You will have the opportunity to support the different design teams by:

  • Defining the safety requirementassumptions for standard IC products (ASSP).

  • Understanding the safety concept,received from the customer for customized IC products (ASIC).

  • Supporting the safety analysis:hardware-software interface document, FMEDA, dependent failure analysis, faulttree analysis etc.

  • Interfacing with the customer to explainthe results of the different work products.

  • Providing inputs to improve thefunctional safety development flow to be compliant with the ISO standard.

  • Supporting the development of internaltools and templates to ease the safety analysis and to help prevent systematicfailures.

  • Evaluating the use of external toolsthat can help improve the design cycle time.

  • Preparing and providing functionalsafety trainings as well as presentations inside and outside the company.


  • Our preferredFunctional Safety Engineer has a Master’s degree or PhD, preferably inElectronics, with ideally 5 years of experience in analog/mixed-signal ICdesign.

  • Good knowledge in ISO 26262 and/or functionalsafety analysis is a plus.

  • It is important for the candidate to have strongorganizational skills and to feel comfortable communicating in written andspoken English.

ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is a premier supplier of high performance silicon solutions for energy efficient electronics. The company’s broad portfolio of power and signal management, logic, discrete and custom devices helps customers efficiently solve their design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, LED lighting, medical, military/aerospace and power applications. ON Semiconductor operates a world-class, value-added supply chain and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions. We have approximately 21,000 employees world-wide. Corporate headquarters are located in Phoenix, Arizona and we operate a global network of manufacturing sites, R&D centers and sales offices. ON Semiconductor is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, age, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, union membership, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Visit us on www.onsemi.com at http://www.onsemi.com/

Job: Engineering

Organization: 153 OU Semiconductor Components Industries of Rhode Island Inc.

Title: Mixed Signal Design Engineer (Functional Safety Focus)

Location: RI-East Greenwich

Requisition ID: 1704419

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.