CONTECHS JOB DESCRIPTION DATABASE

C008

JOB TITLE

VEHICLE AREA

Chassis - Safety Engineer

CHASSIS

JOB DESCRIPTION

Delivery of state-of-the-art automotive chassis engineering technologies such as brake-by-wire, steer-by-wire, active suspension systems and vehicle motion control to support Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS).
Compilation of a Safety Plan, Item Definition, Hazard Analysis & Risk Assessment, Functional/Technical Safety Concept, Safety Goal Validation Plan & Report and Safety Case Report.
System Interaction analyses.
System Functional and Physical Architecture - Liaise with architecture teams to maintain alignment with the specified programmes, as well as electrical and physical vehicle architecture.
Support cross-functional technical reviews on the systems.
Adhere to the defined Functional Safety engineering process.
Understand intended functionality of systems in a broad automotive context
Generate the necessary Functional Safety documentation for the project following ISO26262: Fault-tree analysis, Hazard analysis and technical safety concepts and requirements
Lead Functional Safety reviews as needed both internally with the project team and with customers

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

Minimum BSc or BEng (2:1) in Automotive Electrical or equivalent Engineering
2+ years relevant engineering experience (ideally Systems Engineering)
Experience of supporting Functional Safety activities according to ISO26262
Preferable:
Previous experience of delivering Functional Safety documentation as defined by ISO26262
Experience in development of one or more of: body structures, crash structures
Experience in conducting failure analysis activities
Experience in conducting HARA activities
Project Management

IR35 STATUS

SYSTEMS COVERED