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Job titleFunctional Safety Engineer
Job typeAuto Innovation
Salary60,000 - 70,000 GBP
LocationUK West
Bonus PackageTBC
Job description

Are you seeking to take a new automotive engineering challenge and push existing boundaries? Our client has a rich heritage in the development of iconic and exclusive sports car models and is looking for a Functional Safety Engineer to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a hands-on, dynamic environment with automotive technology that is paving the way for hybrid and electric vehicles.  
The role 

As a Functional Safety Engineer, you will be a key player in delivering our client’s functional safety engineering services across the whole development cycle, from design to testing to product launch. Your knowledge, research, and input into the development of new functional safety services will be utilised to drive operational excellence.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Leading and performing product development
  • Delivering projects on time and to budget
  • Forming and maintain relationships with a variety of stakeholders 
  • Identifying the needs of clients and translating these into actionable projects 
  • Owning technical engagements to ensure successful delivery of projects 
  • Conveying technical information to non-technical stakeholders
  • Developing and maintaining technical documentation

The requirements 

To be successful in this role you will have strong (3+ years’) experience of the Functional Safety, Electronics, Electrical or Systems engineering domains, or a track record as a software architect. Other requirements include:

  • Degree educated in a relevant Engineering discipline (or equivalent work experience)
  • Strong understanding of controllability of vehicles and vehicle dynamics
  • Familiar with in-vehicle networks and protocols
  • Well versed in ISO 26262 and safety related systems
  • Excellent information-gathering gathering skills and data analysis 
  • Able to confidently undertake the product development cycle
  • Highly organised with experience in delivering projects in a time-dependent, high-pressure environment
  • Driven team player and able to collaborate cross-functionally
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills  

Important information

Reference number: 13744
FMC contact for this role: Rhys Greenslade (

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