Senior Functional Safety Engineer

Recruiter
Modis International Limited
Location
Coventry
Salary
£35k - £52k pa + bonuses
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. You might be looking for an increase in responsibilities, or you might be looking to step sideways into a company that employs over 10,000 people worldwide. Either way, this employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Warwickshire.
Job Function
* Functional safety engineering tasks
* Coordinating and/or executing safety analyses
* Developing process to support functional safety
* Delivering training on functional safety
* Functional safety planning & management
* Hazard identification, analysis and risk assessment
* Delivering functional safety consultancy/guidance
* Developing safety arguments
* Independent safety assessment
* Electrical/electronics engineer, systems engineer or software architect with ideally a minimum 3 years in an embedded systems environment, particularly safety-related systems

Experience in ONE or MORE of:
* Automotive-relevant safety-related systems standards such as IEC 61508, MISRA SA and ISO 26262
* Off-highway or earth-moving safety related standards
* Machinery safety-related standards
Experience in all of:
* 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
* 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 good practice.

Functional safety engineer or safety manager on one or more automotive or defence projects.
Experience in a combination of:
* Controllability of vehicles, in particular vehicle dynamics, control system performance and human-machine interactions
* Defining and populating safety cases
* Embedded hardware design and technical review for safety-related systems
* Embedded software design and technical review for safety-related systems including process and tools for high integrity software developments
* Modern microprocessor architectures and systems to support deployment of functionality to an ASIL C/D level of integrity
* Defence safety-related systems standards such as Def Stan 00-56 and DO-254
* Hybrid electric vehicles and associated technologies
* Engineering process development and practical implementation; including CMMI, ISO 15504
* Engineering process audit; including CMMI, ISO 15504
* Developing and delivering training courses
* Awareness of cyber-security principles and their commercial application

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk