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Title:  Functional Safety Engineer

Company:  Renesas Electronics Europe GmbH
Country/Region:  GB
City:  Bourne End
Department:  Functional Safety Competence Center
Business Unit:  Automotive Solution Business Unit
Office:  Bourne End
Job Function:  Hardware (Digital)
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas is looking for a:  

  Functional Safety Engineer (f/m/d) 

         to support our Automotive Business Unit,

based out of our Bourne End Office, Greater London Area, UK.


Job content:

  • Technical assessment of Automotive hardware (MCU, SoC, A&P) and SW products against the functional safety standard ISO26262.
  • Independent safety analysis for hardware products to judge capability following occurrence of random hardware faults.
  • Development of functional safety packages (documentation, SW) for Industrial/General purpose applications.
  • Creation of functional safety methodology/processes supporting the enhancement of the corporate processes.
  • Work closely with worldwide teams.

Your profile:

  • Graduate in electronic engineering or equivalent
  • Good knowledge of microcontrollers and SoC as well as their interaction to software.
  • Good knowledge of functional safety standards (ISO26262, IEC61508, IEC60730, …)
  • Good knowledge of automotive and industrial applications.
  • Understanding of low level software e.g. AUTOSAR MCAL SW drivers, self-test libraries
  • Strong presentation and organization skills
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment and take initiatives
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)


Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) delivers trusted embedded design innovation with complete semiconductor solutions that enable billions of connected, intelligent devices to enhance the way people work and live. A global leader in microcontrollers, analog, power, and SoC products, Renesas provides comprehensive solutions for a broad range of automotive, industrial, infrastructure, and IoT applications that help shape a limitless future. Learn more at renesas.com. Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.