Safety Systems

Main Task

Safety systems are the hardwired safety functions powered by the low voltage battery on the car. It has three main areas which are the Tractive System active light (TSAL), Brake system plausibility device (BSPD) and the Shutdown circuit (SDC).

Your Profile

You should have an interest in embedded electronics. Both hardware design, assembly, verification, and testing. You have some experience working with microcontrollers, for example Arduino, and/or other hobby electronics. You should be comfortable with digital logic.

Recommended Courses

Here is a list of recommended courses which are good to have read before applying for this position. Notice that this is not a requirement.

EITP15, Printed Circuit Board and Prototyping (Kretskortsdesign och Prototypkonstruktion)
EDAA55/65 Programming, first course (Programmeringsteknik)
EITA35, Electronics (Elektronik)
EIEF35, Electrical Engineering, Basic Course (Elektroteknikens grunder)
ESSF15, Electrical Engineering (Elenergiteknik)
ESSF10, Metrology
ESSF01, Analogue Circuits (Analog elektronik)
BMEF01, Project in Electronics (Elektronikprojekt)
ESSF10, Electrical Measurements (Mätteknik)
EITF65, Design of digital circuits, a systems approach (Digitalteknik)”


Want to know more about this position or do you have any questions? Feel free to contact some of our alumni to find out their advice and thoughts!

Mattias Evaldsson & Ludvig Hansson, LFS20