Functional Safety Engineer

Functional Safety Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Functional Safety Engineer to join our team.


  • Participate in the analysis & resolution of potential field related safety issues;
  • Act as technical authority for verification of safety control systems;
  • Be the central point of contact for all functional safety queries;
  • Support the implementation of the safety management system to cover products, systems and services;
  • Ensure products and systems meet regulation and support ongoing maintenance for safety compliance;
  • Product and systems HAZOPs, Risk assessments and TUV certifications.


  • Must be technically proficient in all areas of Mechanical and Electrical machinery safety;
  • Proven knowledge in functional Safety (e.g. TUV Functional Safety Certified or similar) and able to run SIL/Design based risk assessments;
  • Experience in the design of safety control systems and verification of safety control systems designed by others;
  • Experience with probabilistic calculations, gathering and application of failure rate data.