Functional Safety Applications Engineer - IEC 61508

Limerick, Ireland


Strong progression opportunities + attractive salary package


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This is a fantastic opportunity for a experienced Functional Safety Expert who is looking for an opportunity to progress in their career into a diverse role focusing on high-tech industrial products. 

You will be responsible for managing and working with the design teams to ensure compliance with IEC61508 for wide range of analog semiconductor products.  This position will offer the successful  candidate the chance to grow into more of a leadership role as well as working with global teams and customers in support of Functional Safety, Intrinsic Safety & Cyber security.

This Functional Safety Expert position will best suit a person who has a keen interest in reading and staying up-to-date on IEC and ISO standards, academic and industry papers, and books as well as someone who has worked on the safety for either IC's or complete Systems.

  • Experience working with IEC 61508 or ISO 26262 standards, ideally with a level of Cyber security knowledge.
  • Experience in leading the development and maintenance of functional safety work products such as safety concepts, FMEDA, safety manuals, and software test libraries.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, with an ability to effectively communicate technical issues.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, as our teams are spread across the globe and we work with industrial customers in Europe, the US, and Asia.
  • A strong understanding of industrial cyber security, particularly with regards to the IEC 62443 series of standards.
  • A good understanding of ATEX and intrinsic safety, as per the IEC 60079 series
If you are interested in discussing this position further, please contact Emily Jones.