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Engineering & Technical

Functional Safety Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 13/08/2018
Job Reference: 92662

Job Description

Contact: Anne Marie Fox
Telephone: 087 2197421

Functional Safety Engineer
Our client, an automotive company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Functional Safety Engineer for their site.

  • Identify FuSa requirements within the project based on Customer/Company internal requirements
  • Carry out design analysis to support the development of safety case arguments for FuSa related products
  • Ensure the integration of the FuSa activities in the development project
  • Create hazard and risk analyses where necessary, FuSa activities in the development plan, functional and technical safety concept
  • Specify FuSa requirements and FuSa concepts for system, hardware and software architectures
  • Demonstrate how the chosen technical concept will comply with FuSa requirements
  • Collaborate with the design team in the design of effective technical solution aimed to achieve adequate robustness at System, HW, SW architectural level in compliance with ISO26262 and company methodology.
  • Contribute in the product development process, by creating the appropriate work products that meet the requirements of the relevant FuSa standards.
  • Prepare and assist to the Safety Assessment Reviews held by safety assessor
  • Develop necessary safety analysis activities such as PHA, FMEA’s, FTAs and FMEDA’s
  • Define the FuSa verification and validation activities
  • Communicate and review with customer to ensure common understanding and agreement on FuSa implementation
  • Degree in Electronic, Computer or Software Engineering or equivalent
Professional Experience
  • Expertise in ISO26262 standard and in application to automotive product development
  • Expertise of creating safety concepts and technical safety requirements
  • Expertise with analysis tools and methods such as FMEA, FMEDA, FTA
  • Minimum 5 years experience in automotive industry
  • Familiar with automotive quality management and product development processes

For further information on this Functional Safety Engineer role in Galway please contact Anne Marie Fox on 087 2197421 /

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