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Functional Safety Engineer (electronics)

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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £55 - £70 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

  • Email:

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    13 June 2024

  • Start date:


Functional Safety Engineer (electronics) - £55 - 70 per hour - inside ir35 - 6 months (extensions likely) - Staffordshire - hybrid working (2 days onsite a week) - Sector: Energy

Yolk recruitment a recruiting for a Functional Safety Engineer (electronics) to work with a world class engineering client in the energy and nuclear sector.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leader in advanced systems integration with some of the largest energy projects the country has to offer.


  • Design and develop Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) to meet Safety Integrity Level (SIL) requirements.
  • Conduct risk assessments and hazard analysis to identify safety requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate safety features into Industrial Control Systems (ICS).
  • Implement measures to protect safety-critical electronic systems.
  • Perform verification and validation activities to ensure compliance with industry standards.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance on functional safety principles and best practices.

Core Skills:

  • Must be able to achieve SC security clearance.
  • TUV certification in functional safety
  • Knowledge of related safety and environmental legislation.
  • Proven experience in designing and implementing Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS).
  • Proficiency in relevant industry standards such as IEC 61508 and IEC 61511.

Desirable Skills:

  • Hold a current SC security clearance.
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