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Systems/Functional Safety Engineer – Bicester

Systems/Functional Safety Engineer – Bicester

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  • Permanent
  • Oxford
  • 60,000 £ / Year

Wave Recruitment

Systems/Functional Safety Engineer – Bicester

We are working with an SME that specialises in electric powertrains, drives, machines, and inverters for traction applications. With ongoing growth and new bespoke projects, we’re looking for a Systems / Functional Safety Engineer to join an innovative and motivated team based in Bicester.

You will be a key contributor to the development of advanced traction inverters for the automotive industry. Collaborating closely with the Systems & Control team, this role involves defining requirements, managing functional safety, and ensuring ISO 26262 compliance.

An overview of the role and benefits.


  • Define inverter and motor requirements, including tests.
  • Manage inverter requirements.
  • Set functional safety requirements at all levels.
  • Lead ISO 26262-compliant product development.
  • Conduct safety analyses (FMEA, FMEDA, FTA, DFA).
  • Support system tests (dyno and rig).

Skills & Experience:

  • 3+ years in functional safety/systems engineering.
  • ISO 26262 expertise.
  • Safety analysis skills (FMEA, FMEDA, FTA, DFA).
  • ASIL C/D traction inverter experience preferred.


  • 25 days of holiday
  • Bonus Scheme -Pension schemes – Life insurance
  • Home working days & Flexible working hours
  • Team emphasis with leadership and support
  • An inspiring work environment


Bicester – Oxford

Salary up to –  £60,000

Please contact us for further details.

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