Functional Safety Consultant

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Functional Safety Consultant

This is an exciting opportunity for a proven systems or safety engineer to join a successful and expanding engineering consultancy in the Midlands. The company is well known for its work within the automotive sector but it also provides consultancy services within other domains. This role is predominantly involved with functional safety analysis, assessment and consultancy of electronics and software systems for the automotive domain.

Job Description

Functional Safety Consultant Warwickshire, Midlands Salary £55,000 - £65,000

As a successful Functional Safety Consultant you will:

"Take a principal role in executing functional safety activities for internal or external customers
"Provide expert level consultancy in ISO 26262 and safety analyses including FMEA
"Coordinating safety analyses and engineering activities within a small team
"Coaching the team to deliver consistent and successful results
"Technical project management / decision making to deliver on time, to cost and quality
"Managing challenging stakeholders who can have diverse objectives
"Taking a lead sometimes autonomous role in auditing safety related development processes
"Training/coaching other less experienced members of staff, particularly in audit and safety analyses
"Developing process to support functional safety
"Developing and delivering training on functional safety
"Delivering value-add functional safety consultancy/guidance
"Supporting the product groups in tendering activities

About you:
" Expert Knowledge of Automotive-relevant safety-related systems standards such as IEC 61508, MISRA SA and ISO 26262
" Corporate membership of an engineering institution including Chartered Engineer qualification
" Electrical/electronics engineer, systems engineer or software architect with proven track record in an embedded systems environment, particularly safety-related systems
" Off-highway or earth-moving safety-related standards e.g. ISO 15998, BS EN 474
" Machinery safety-related standards e.g. ISO 13849

What are you doing now?
Working as a functional safety specialist for an off-highway OEM, automotive OEM, Tier 1 supplier or other safety-related industry (Defence, Aerospace, Rail).

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Gemma Langley

Gemma Langley profile

I head the Manufacturing &Technologies division and we focus on products that have been designed and manufactured across a breadth of engineering industries. The division covers a range of markets including CEM’s, electronics, automotive, aerospace, rail, avionics, defence, manufacturing, medical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor and machinery & automation.