Functional Safety Consultant

Functional Safety Consultant

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  • Sector:

    Business Professionals

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  • Salary:

    £50,000 - £62,000

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Findell

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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Functional Safety Consultant. Automotive / vehicle functional safety activities, ISO26262, FMEA, FTA, cyber security, reliability engineering projects. Functional safety role within an internationally recognised center of automotive engineering excellence, working with automotive OEMs, automotive tier 1 / 2, military and off-highway vehicle manufacturers. 

Salary Range: £50,000 to £62,000 commensurate with experience, excellent pension contribution, 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, bonus.

This Functional Safety Consultant job will suit:

  • You are likely to have worked within a functional safety, systems engineering, electrical/electronic engineering or software engineering job.
  • Experience within an automotive OEM, automotive tier 1 / tier 2, consulting, military vehicle or off-highway vehicle business is preferred. We are ideally looking for a candidate with a functional safety and automotive / vehicle engineering background.     
  • Experience of embedded systems engineering, particularly safety-related systems and associated standards (e.g. MISRA, ISO26262, IEC61508, ISO13849, ISO15998) is preferred.
  • You are likely to be degree qualified in a mechanical engineering, automotive engineering, electrical engineering, electronic engineering or similar science based subject area.

Job Working Environment, Opportunities and Rewards:

  • You will be joining an internationally recognised automotive engineering organisation with ambitious domestic and international growth plans.
  • A truly innovative, high tech, advanced engineering research and development business (operating in 40+countries – part of an £1 billion t/o group).
  • Newly created job driven through strategic business expansion and company growth.
  • Salary range of between £50,000 to £62,000 commensurate with experience, excellent pension contribution, 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, bonus.

The job will involve:

  • Take a principal role in executing functional safety activities for internal and external customers. Projects are likely to cover consultancy / engineering delivery within the areas of functional safety, systems engineering, reliability engineering or cyber security.
  • Technical planning and management including verification and validation planning.
  • Project management and technical decision making.
  • Wider activities will include hazard identification and analysis, developing safety concepts, requirements and architecture, executing safety analyses (FMEA, FTA etc…).

Reference: CF-EPR114325-EP

This Functional Safety Consultant job is commutable from Coventry, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Birmingham, Leicester, Northampton, Tamworth, Solihull, Banbury.

To apply, please contact Charlotte Findell