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Functional Safety Engineer

Location: Kingston upon Thames Salary: £55 - £60 per hour
Sector: Safety Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Ian Cowx

Contract Vacancy.
Functional Safety Engineer
Home based.
UK Defence Sector / UK Passport Holder required.
£50-£60 per hour outside IR35.


  • Carrying out Functional Safety Engineering activities with internal and customer design teams
  • Provide support to Engineering teams on safety-related design topics
  • Work with Safety Managers to provide evidence for design safety assurance


  • UK Passport Holder
  • Relevant work experience in a safety-related engineering environment
  • Understanding of demonstration of compliance to international standards and client specifications
  • Experience in safety assurance of COTS PE based systems or high integrity software
  • Ability to understand hardware and software failure modes, causes and effects
  • Experience in some areas safety/reliability analysis techniques: hazard identification and analysis, FMECA, FTA, Reliability Block Diagrams


  • Familiarity with the formal safety requirements of BS EN 61508 and SIL analysis
  • Experience of ship machinery control systems, Commercial or Military Maritime engineering
  • Safety requirements capture and negotiation
  • PLC Code Development to IEC61131 - Ladder and Function Block

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