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REQ ID: 54802
JOB TITLE: FuSa Engineer
SALARY: £40,300 - £52,400
POSTING END DATE: 31/03/2021
LOCATION: Coventry


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.





The EDU Controls team is a newly formed within the PT-7 Electric Drive Units department. The team is responsible for delivering robust Electric Drive Unit controls systems to the JLR business. Within this remit, the team holds responsibility for some of the ISO 26262 Functional Safety deliverables.  We are recruiting a functional safety engineer to join the team and lead the delivery of these objectives.


As an experienced functional safety engineer, you will take on a lead role defining functional safety requirements with our suppliers and partners and also lead the verification and validation tasks to ensure that the requirements have been met.


You will have excellent interpersonal skills, experienced at working across departmental and cultural barriers, building strong delivery orientated teams. You will also have the opportunity to direct a small engineering service provider team working on Functional Safety topics.

This is an excellent opportunity get involved in the Electrified future of Jaguar Land Rover, working on state of the art, world class electric drive units in an exciting and challenging multi-cultural environment that offers superb technical and personal development opportunities.


Responsibilities include:

  • Generation and delivery of all Functional Safety work products for assigned programmes / technologies, from hazard identification & concept design to final validation & sign-off.
  • Planning, tracking and reporting out of status.
  • Ensure safe system operation in both normal and fault conditions.
  • Lead resolution of any issues arising in relation to safety case during design & development.






  • Experience of functional system design, and the application of systems engineering principles.
  • Awareness of full V-cycle of control system development and testing.
  • Qualified to degree level in an engineering discipline, or able to demonstrate equivalent levels of training & experience.
  • Strong self-management skills.



  • Experience in various safety standards (e.g.: ISO26262, IEC91508, Def-Stan, etc)
  • Experience of working on powertrain applications, ideally automotive
  • Experience of complex, electronic control systems.
  • Working knowledge of Jaguar Land Rover delivery systems and processes
  • Experience in SysML / UML
  • Experience with IBM DOORS 




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.







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.

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



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