Functional Safety Engineer

Are you an experienced Safety Engineer looking for a new permanent role? Due to aggressive growth plans, we are currently looking to recruit a Functional Safety Engineer.

Personal attributes:

In order to succeed you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciples is paramount. Attitude is everything, we are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities.


  • The Functional Safety Engineer is responsible for functional safety for the company's developed products.
  • Responsible for the functional safety development of new or modified vehicle systems, in line with relevant industry standards.
  • Work with different teams across the business to ensure functional safety requirements are implemented to the required standard.
  • Assess work products created by suppliers and review suppliers' capability to deliver as per company's requirements.
  • Guide cross functional teams to ensure their functional safety targets are met.


  • Relevant experience in a similar role.
  • Ability to lead and influence cross-functional team members without direct authority.
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, and methodical individual who is self-motivated and able to work well under own initiative.
  • Detailed knowledge of on ISO26262 process and its work products is a must.
  • Knowledgeable of automotive vehicle systems and system development.
  • Familiar with Application Software and Automotive Communication protocols.
  • Electrical, Electronic Systems, Electro-mechanical, Automotive, Software or similar honours engineering degree. Other recognized engineering or IT qualifications combined with relevant significant experience may be considered.
  • Travel is required.


  • Competitive salary
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Cover
  • 26 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays
West Midlands, England, UK