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JOB TITLE: Automated Driving Functional Safety Group Leader 
SALARY: £46,200 - £69,300



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.


In your role as AAD Functional Safety Group Leader, you’ll act as a Subject Matter Expert for Functional Safety and be responsible for leading a team of 4-10 Functional Safety Engineers across a diverse range of projects within the Assisted and Automated Driving Engineering team.

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, and defining safety goals, along with technical, hardware and software saefty 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 also:


  • Define our corporate functional safety processes and standards and then embed them in all relevant company systems and processes
  • Provide coordination of all our functional safety activities across the whole company
  • Evolve our processes in line with developing industry standards, implementation technologies and design approaches
  • Provide consultancy and coaching for  managers and engineers
  • Compile corporate functional safety assets (e.g. standard hazard lists and safety concept)


You’ll have extensive Functional Safety experience, along with strong leadership and stakeholder communication skills. You will also have an understanding of silicon devices, processors, micro-controller safety analysis, and safety mechanisms.


You’ll also need: 

  • Experience of using the MS Office suite, Visio, DOORS, Rhapsody, PREEvision.
  • Process & standard writing
  • Experience of functional safety liaison with tier 1 suppliers.
  • Model-based systems engineering.



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, private medical cover and performance related bonus scheme.


JLR considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list.  Therefore, JLR will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.


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