Functional Safety Engineer

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    Coventry, West Midlands

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    Ray Greenman

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Principal Functional Safety Engineer - Coventry - Salary + Car Allowance

A Principal Functional Safety Engineer is required with knowledge of the implementation of ISO26262 for this ambitious vehicle manufacturer located on a very attractive university campus in Coventry. The Principal Functional Safety Engineer will have a background in electronics and software safety engineering including experience of system engineering at concept and system design.

What the Principal Functional Safety Engineer will do:

  • Lead the implementation of ISO26262
  • Work on connected and autonomous, controls engineering and architecture projects related to passenger car and commercial vehicles
  • Functional safety management, concept and system design
  • Hardware analysis - FMEA / FTA / Architecture metrics
  • Hazard analysis and safety case development
  • Vehicle systems, control systems and distributed architectures system design and requirements management
  • Manage suppliers
  • Work closely with standards committees and contribute with standards development and review

The Principal Functional Engineer will need to have the following experience and skills:

  • A minimum of 5 years of Automotive or other relevant industry experience
  • Depth of knowledge of process development to ISO26262
  • Systems engineering at concept and system design

Who will this job appeal to?

  • An experienced Principal NVH Engineer seeking a new challenge
  • A Senior Engineer seeking the opportunity to step up to Principal Engineer

What you can expect in return:

  • Excellent salary, car allowance and benefits package
  • The opportunity to work in state-of-the-art test and development facilities
  • Career development and advancement