Senior Functional Safety Engineer
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Position Title: Senior Functional Safety Engineer
- Our Client delivers engineering consultancy projects for OEM customers in a number of areas, including but not limited to Transmissions, ADAS, Hybrid Vehicles and Electrification.
- Increasingly, these projects require robust analysis of the functional safety risks and mitigation actions.
- A Senior Functional Safety Engineer role now exists to act as a central Functional Safety expert across a broad range of consultancy projects, supporting the system engineers by taking responsibility for the Functional Safety deliverables.
- With support from the system engineers, the role will be to lead the Functional Safety activities as appropriate to the project. This will include the following key activities:
- Understand intended functionality of systems in a broad automotive context
- Generate the necessary Functional Safety documentation for the project following ISO26262, including Item Definition; Fault-tree analysis; Hazard analysis; Functional and Technical safety concepts and requirements; validation plans
- Lead Functional Safety reviews as needed both internally with the project team and with customers
- Minimum BSc or BEng (2:1) in Automotive, Electrical or equivalent Engineering
- Relevant engineering experience (ideally Systems or Safety Engineering)
- Experience of leading and delivering Functional Safety activities according to ISO26262 for production automotive projects
- Experience in conducting/leading FMEA, FTA, FMEDA, HARA activities
- Experience in development of one or more of: automotive powertrain control systems, high-voltage electrical power supplies, hybrid vehicles, ADAS features or similar technical fields
- Good communication skills
- English language (spoken and written)
- Driving licence valid for driving in the UK
- Project Management experience
- Conducted ISO26262 Training
- Member of an appropriate professional body (SAE, IET, IMechE)
- Certified in Functional Safety by recognised entities, e.g. T�V