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Principal Hardware Functional Safety Engineer


Salary : £42,000 To £53,000
Location : West Midlands
Job type : Permanent

Job Description

Principal Hardware Functional Safety Engineer
Location: Birmingham
Package: Up to £53k depending on experience, pension – Contributory pension,
24 days annual leave, Bupa healthcare, life assurance, childcare vouchers, free on-site parking

Reasons why you should apply:
We are an innovative market leading international brand, employing around 10 thousand people, with a turnover of more than 2 billion USD.

Why work for us?
We are expanding at an exponential rate, so career progression and growth are readily available. We’re involved in electric drive systems for the automotive sector.

What you will be doing:
Define and manage hardware development process, guarantee the quality and delivery time of all work products
Automotive inverter hardware safety measures and safety mechanism classification, selection, analysis and justification
Lead the model-based inverter hardware architecture design, requirement management and decomposition; define hardware model/block requirement and interfaces to design engineers
Design review and approval for safety related work products
Generate awareness and build capability of ISO26262 functional safety orientated hardware development across the team

What we’re looking for:
At least 2 years of ISO26262 functional safety compliant hardware design experience
Degree educated
Electronic architecture design experience
PCB Design experience with good knowledge of trade off considering function, heat dissipation, EMC isolation, cost control and manufacturability
Familiar with automotive international experience
PREEvision/SOX/Medini or similar tool use, Motor drive inverter development, FPGA development, Halt, Quantitive ALT experience
Who to contact:
If you think you have the right skills and qualifications, then please apply by either sending your CV to or calling me in the strictest of confidence on 0121 214 5399