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Senior Functional Safety Engineer

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    Chiara Caterisano

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    3 months ago

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Our Client, a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors, is looking for a Senior Functional Safety Engineer to coordinate safety analyses and engineering activities directly to external customers or for internal product developments.

Our Client's portfolio covers all domains of land-based transportation including automotive, commercial, off-highway and defence applications with customers ranging from global vehicle manufacturers down to part-level suppliers.

What you will do

As a Senior Functional Safety Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Identifying hazards, performing risk assessment and classification
  • User and systems level requirements capture, management and technical review
  • System level architectural design and technical review
  • Safety analysis techniques e.g. FMEA, FTA (qualitative and quantitative), HAZOP etc. applied at the systems level and hardware part level
  • Performing audits, assessments, confirmation reviews, and verification reviews
  • Technical leadership of small project teams
  • Tendering process and preparation of project proposals

The candidate must have a strong experience in systems engineering and requirements driven developments and be capable of advising clients on best-practice.

What you will need

As a Senior Functional Safety Engineer you will be/have:

  • Good first degree (minimum 2:1) in electrical/electronic engineering, systems engineering or a relevant related discipline
  • Automotive-relevant safety-related systems standards such as IEC 61508, MISRA SA and ISO 26262 or
  • Off-highway or earth-moving safety related standards e.g. ISO 15998, BS EN 474 or
  • Machinery safety-related standards e.g. ISO 13849
  • Capable of delivering a high standard of technical writing
  • Capable of presenting technical information confidently to customers

What you will get

  • Experience of working on a project from concept stage
  • An excellent salary
  • Career progression