Functional Safety Chief Engineer

07 Feb 2017
07 Mar 2017
Alex Ronald
Clearance Level
Job Type
Functional Safety Chief Engineer

Working for this world-class, independent engineering consultancy, operating in multiple locations around the world, to support vehicle manufacturers and their supply chain with cutting-edge engineering and testing expertise.

The Systems and Safety team are responsible for the deployment of functional safety, systems engineering and cyber security expertise and tools across the business to deliver internal and external projects. These projects can involve a combination of engineering, consultancy, analysis, training, audit and assessment either directly to external customers or for internal product developments. Our portfolio covers all domains of land-based transportation including automotive, commercial, off-highway and defence applications.
We are now looking for a Functional Safety Chief Engineer


Ideally an embedded systems environment, particularly safety-related systems
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 e.g. FMEA, FTA (qualitative and quantitative), HAZOP etc. applied at the systems level and hardware part level
Controllability of vehicles, in particular vehicle dynamics, control system performance and human-machine interactions
Defining and populating safety cases
Embedded hardware and Software design and technical review for safety-related systems

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 (SPICE)
Developing and delivering training courses

Functional Safety Chief Engineer
Salary: DOE

Essential qualifications for this role would include:
Good first degree (minimum 2:1) in electrical/electronic engineering, systems engineering or a relevant related discipline
The candidate should be willing to travel and work flexibly: The job is likely to involve periods of 1 week at a time spent overseas approximately 3 or 4 times per year. The job may also involve extended placements at customer facilities requiring travel within the UK for 1 to 3 days per week. Additionally, the candidate should be willing to engage in the security clearance process for UK defence related projects.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability to Alex Ronald MREC.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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