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Senior Functional Safety Engineer - Global Automotive OEM

​Our Automotive OEM client are currently seeking a Senior Functional Safety Engineer, ADAS to join their growing team. This role is responsible to lead the definition; development and delivery of Functional Safety evidences, consisting of multiple interconnected components, into vehicles for ADAS department

Key objectives;

• Delivery of functional safety from systems/features within ADAS across a range of vehicles.

• Assist and contribute to the generation of targets and verification methods that are driven by Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment, Functional Safety Requirements and Functional Safety Analysis

• Contribute to the delivery of the area onto all programmes, in line with the Functional Safety Engineering discipline outlined by Product Creation Systems

• Provide technical support and assistance across the department teams on topics relating to functional safety, including issue resolution and objective data analysis

• Work with Technical Specialists and Research Engineering on Attribute and Function Forward Strategies, including new Function Definition and Failure Mode Avoidance

• Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested

Key skills;


• Good relevant experience of applying functional safety within a safety related development project (applying standards such as ISO 26262 and/or IEC 61508)

• Systems Engineering

• Requirements Management (RM)

• Good verbal and written communications

• Analytical and problem solving skills

• Track record as an effective team player with strong interpersonal skills

• Relevant experience of system definition, system architecture development, requirements specification, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance


• Experience in applying Functional Safety and/or Systems Engineering in ADAS and/or AD projects.

• Experience in solving complex technical issues using a structured approach

• Experience in IBM Rational DOORS

• Experience in hardware and/or software development ( >5 years).

• Knowledge of embedded systems control theory and model based engineering

• Understanding of SOTIF (ISO/DIS 21448)

• Formal structured development process (ISOTF 16949, A-SPICE)