Principal Functional Safety Engineer

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Principal Functional Safety Engineer

A great opportunity for a functional safety professional to join a leading automotive company at their base in Warwick. If you are a specialist in the ISO26262 field and have an automotive background then please apply. Unfortunately Oil & Gas backgrounds will not be considered for this role.

Job Description

Principal Functional Safety Engineer
Commutable from; Coventry, Birmingham, Warwick, Royal Leamington Spa, Rugby.
Salary from; £45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits

A global company are looking for a proven automotive functional safety engineer to join them on some exciting projects at their base in Warwick. They require no formal introduction and are known for being major players in the automotive field.

As a functional safety engineer you will be responsible for a number of electronics and software safety engineering programmes for a variety of passenger vehicles including hybrid electric vehicles too. As a functional safety engineer you will cover programmes in the following areas;

" Power Electronics
" Battery Development
" Motor Development
" Functional Safety

Ideally, you will currently be working within either an OEM, Tier 1 or consultancy as a functional safety engineer on either automotive, truck, bus or off-highway programmes and be fully conversant with the ISO26262 quality standard. Unfortunately candidates from an Oil & Gas safety background will not be considered.

Travel could be required of up to 5 trips per year.


- Ideally degree qualified in an engineering discipline.
- MUST have knowledge of ISO 26262.
- MUST have functional safety background.
- MUST have understanding of vehicle networking (CAN/LIN).
- Requirements capture and management in a tool such as DOORS ideal.
- Knowledge of SPICE - AutoSAR is also useful.
- Ideally from a automotive background.

Keywords; Functional Safety Engineer, ISO26262, Automotive, Electronics, Software Safety, Hybrid Vehicles, CAN, LIN.

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Key Consultant

Benjamin Wiggins

Benjamin Wiggins profile

Electrical and mechanical fields of vehicle engineering are my areas of expertise. This includes the design, development and test of electrical systems and engine/powertrain development. Powertrain development is an industry niche in which I specialise.