Functional Safety Consultant - Automotive

Recruiter
Modis
Location
Coventry
Salary
£35 - £45 per hour
Posted
25 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Functional Safety Consultant
Location: East Midlands
Industry: Automotive
Duration: 6 months rolling contract (Ltd or Umbrella)
Start Date:ASAP

A leading Automotive consultancy based in Warwickshire is currently recruiting for an Functional Safety Consultant on a long term contract basis, initially six months rolling but expected to be extended several times.

The client is rapidly growing company and this will give you a chance to be part of an exciting team, working with a number of OEMS and Tier 1 suppliers from all over the world.

Main purpose of the role:
*Take a principal role in executing functional safety activities for internal or external customers
*Provide expert level consultancy in ISO 26262 and safety analyses including FMEA

Key Responsibilities:
*Coordinating safety analyses and engineering activities within a small team
*Coaching the team to deliver consistent and successful results
*Technical project management / decision making to deliver on time, to cost and quality
*Managing challenging stakeholders who can have diverse objectives
*Taking a lead sometimes autonomous role in auditing safety related development processes
*Training/coaching other less experienced members of staff, particularly in audit and safety analyses
*Developing process to support functional safety
*Developing and delivering training on functional safety
*Delivering value-add functional safety consultancy/guidance
*Supporting the product groups in tendering activities

Essential Experience:
*Delivering ISO 26262 to vehicle manufacturers and tier 1 suppliers covering all aspects of the safety lifecycle
*Safety analyses techniques, particularly FMEA with broad exposure to different processes, methodologies and stakeholder objectives

Experience in all of:
*Functional safety planning & management
*Identifying hazards, performing risk assessment and classification
*User and systems level requirements capture, management and technical review
*Preparing safety cases (including safety arguments)
*System level architectural design and technical review
*Technical leadership of small project teams
*Tendering process and preparation of project proposals
*Developing and delivering training courses

The candidate must have a strong experience in systems engineering and requirements driven developments and be capable of advising clients on best-practice

If this position is of interest, please contact the Modis Bristol office on 01179308501 or click apply below and we will be in contact.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75113952