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REQ ID: 36210
JOB TITLE: Functional Safety Engineer
LOCATION: Shannon, Ireland

Dreaming for tomorrow is about more than ideas and ambitions. We’re already building the next generation of vehicles, using repurposed and brand-new technology and techniques. We’re doing more than dream, we’re creating the future of mobility and automotive for years to come.




Joining us as Functional Safety Engineer you’ll be working cross-functionally alongside System Engineers, Component Engineers, and external suppliers, ensuring everything that’s produced aligns with functional safety processes and requirements. This will mean a ‘safe’ product is always delivered, according to our vehicle development schedule.

As part of this role, you’ll work with suppliers and hardware/software developers to design ISO 26262 compliant systems. You will perform system hazard and risk analysis, definition of safety goals, functional safety requirements, technical safety requirements, and hardware and software safety requirements.

You’ll work with safety and failure analysis, documenting analysis requirements and results. You will need to work in an open, transparent and collaborative manner, sharing good practice and seeking to continuously improve the quality of outputs.


You’ll be:


  • Ensuring products align with functional safety processes and requirements
  • Working with suppliers and hardware/software developers to design ISO 26262 compliant systems Providing performance characterisation for all of our vehicles
  • Documenting analysis requirements and results




You’ll have experience of safety analysis including FMEA, FMEDA, and FTA. You will also have an understanding of safety metrics, SPFM, LFM and PMHF. You will also have an understanding of silicon devices, processors, micro-controller safety analysis, and safety mechanisms.

Experience as a functional safety manager is also desirable. Experience with Linux, MISRA,

QNX Safety OS and CRC is highly advantageous.


  • Experience of safety analysis
  • An understanding of safety metrics



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 private medical cover. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.







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 awe’re going.

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