Best Practices in SYS Processes for Automotive Spice

by Nikhil Unnikrishnan published on April 27, 2023

FMEAs have been used for a few decades now. In this Webinar webinar recording, we shall dive into how we can leverage DFMEAs to meet best-in-class systems engineering risk analysis practices. Other topics that shall be covered include requirements management to effectively plan releases, systems architectural design, and testing. The following processes shall be covered as part of the scope of this webinar:

  • SYS.2 System Requirements Analysis
  • SYS.3 System Architectural Design
  • SYS.4 System Integration and Integration Test
  • SYS.5 System Qualification Test


Nikhil Unnikrishnan

Nikhil Unnikrishnan is a Consultant with a broad range of experience, involved in the design & development of hardware, software and mechanical systems and components. He has worked with organizations to analyze process deficiencies and drive improvement by implementing best-in-class practices conforming to internationally recognized standards such as Automotive SPICE®, ISO 26262 Functional Safety, ISO 9001 & IATF 16949 Quality Management Systems. Nikhil has been involved with performing detailed documentation reviews, Automotive SPICE®, Functional Safety & QMS assessments, process documentation development and conducting roll-outs for numerous leading automotive organizations including multiple Software and Hardware systems. Mr. Unnikrishnan is a Certified Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma Methodologies (CLSSGB) and also Certified Quality Process Analyst (CQPA). He is an Exemplar Global certified Lead Auditor for IATF 16949:2016 and ISO 9001:2015.