Senior Engineer - Functional Safety

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Senior Engineer – Functional Safety (Vehicle Level) - Permanent – Norfolk - £ Competitive

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Functional Safety Engineer to join a small OEM who are at the forefront of innovation in automotive technology. This role gives the opportunity to work on class-leading prestige sports cars.

As Senior Engineer – Functional Safety you will work cross-functionally to ensure the development of product aligns with company functional safety processes and requirements.

What You Will Do:

As Senior Engineer – Functional Safety;

  • Working with system engineers, components engineers and external suppliers, you'll design ISO 26262 compliance systems, perform system hazards and risk analysis, defining safety goals and concepts along with technical, software and hardware safety requirements.
  • You'll work with Safety and Failure analysis, documenting analysis and recommending requirements and results off the back of this analysis.
  • With exceptional modelling expertise and experience within functional safety practices, concept and design under ISO26262, you will manage and lead functional safety projects at both concept and analysis level.
  • You'll need an excellent understanding of the vehicle and its main functional components. You'll also need a strong understanding of safety metrics (SPFM, LPF, PMHF), silicon devices, processors, micro-controllers and safety mechanisms. 

What You Will Need:

As Senior Engineer – Functional Safety;

  • Strong experience in delivering functional safety projects
  • Excellent modelling (SysML/UML) and safety experience
  • System and Software Safety development knowledge
  • Experience using MatLab and safety analysis tools
  • Hardware verification knowledge
  • Testing description capability

What You Will Get:

As Senior Engineer – Functional Safety;

  • A competitive salary, with career development and training opportunities
  • The chance to work on prestige sports cars
  • Involvement in a range of highly innovative programmes

Suitably qualified and experienced Senior Engineer – Functional Safety should apply today by either calling Paul Robson on +44 (0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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