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Functional Safety Engineer

Functional Safety Engineer

Job Title: Functional Safety Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Midlands
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JW5926
Contact Name: Jonathan Webb
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2021 16:51

Job Description

Job Summary
The candidate will be responsible for functional safety for developed products.

The Role:  
•Responsible for the functional safety development of new or modified vehicle systems, in line with relevant industry standards.
•Work with different teams across the business to ensure functional safety requirements are implemented to the required standard.
•Assess work products created by suppliers and review suppliers’ capability to deliver as per requirements.
•Guide cross functional teams to ensure their functional safety targets are met.

The Person: 
•3+ years’ experience in a similar role.
•Ability to lead and influence cross-functional team members without direct authority.
•Flexible, enthusiastic, and methodical individual who is self-motivated and able to work well under own initiative.
•Detailed knowledge of on ISO26262 process and its work products is a must.
•Knowledgeable of automotive vehicle systems and system development.
•Familiar with Application Software and Automotive Communication protocols.
•Electrical, Electronic Systems, Electro-mechanical, Automotive, Software or similar honours engineering degree. Other recognized engineering or IT qualifications combined with relevant significant experience may be considered.
•No visa or other restrictions for working in the UK or travelling in the European Union.
•Travel is required.