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REQ ID: 58443
JOB TITLE: Senior Functional Safety Engineer - EDU
SALARY: £45,000 - £55,000
POSTING END DATE: 10/10/2021


We’re re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.





The Electrification Core engineering team requires experienced Safety engineers to apply world class design and analysis skills to improve Jaguar Land Rover's capability to deliver the next generation of HV Systems for future Electric and Hybrid vehicles. The objective is to deliver levels of safety, reliability and robustness exceeding anything that we have seen before.


Key responsibilities will include:

· Working with the Jaguar Landrover Functional Safety team in Ireland.

· Develop HARA, HASOP and Safety goals for the HV System. Coordinate the system design and layout and impact analysis on the safety rating of the drive, charging and energy storage systems.

· Will ultimately impact the functional operation of the HV System, choice of cable and connector interlock systems.

· Coordinate the Lock off and Power up safety procedures for Jaguar Landrover Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

· Study and develop HV Functional Safety concepts of propulsion system layout and hardware in conjunction with Jaguar Landrover Ireland Functional Safety team.





As the Systems Function Safety Engineer you’ll hold a formal qualification within engineering, Electrical, Electronics or other technical disciplines at degree level or equivalent. A strong interest within electronics and a good appreciation of design for the automotive environment. A good understanding of functional safety design process as well as a strong understanding of all parts of ISO26262. You will have experience in specifying the functional safety concepts for at least one electric or hybrid vehicle or other application such as rail or military transportation applications.



· Experience of complex high voltage systems

· Knowledge of typical BEV, MHEV and PHEV system solutions and technologies

· Understanding of control systems hardware, including sensor technology, control software and diagnostics

· Experience of Design FMEA’s.



· Familiarity with RMDV or DOORS

· Knowledge of the full APQP process

· Proficient use of AIMS issue resolution process

· Knowledge of SYSML modelling Language




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.



At Jaguar Land Rover, we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


Jaguar Land Rover has long pushed the boundaries of technology. Now digital innovation lies at the heart of our business – because it is central to our future strategy. We are focused on the development of electric, connected and driverless cars that will reshape the whole industry. Joining us is your chance to help redefine who we are and where we’re going.

Find out more about working here in our JLR Life Blog:

We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training.


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