ZF Senior Safety Engineer (f/m/d) in Shirley, United Kingdom

Senior Safety Engineer (f/m/d)

Division A - Engineering - Steering


Job Description

We are looking for a new colleague in the Steering Department at our location in Shirley, Solihull.

Your tasks as Senior Safety Engineer (f/m/d):

  • You are responsible for the analysis of Electronic Power Steering (EPS) system safety at all levels through a series of formal safety analyses (including hazard analysis, Hazard Testing, FMEA and FTA)

  • Provide technical leadership for Safety Standards and Safety Analyses, including checking and approving analyses performed by others

  • Liaise with the customer to set safety acceptance standards, to develop customer-specific safety analyses and to ensure that the customer’s safety expectations are met

  • Develop a reliability analysis, and advise on the best use of statistical techniques and to provide reliability estimates to form part of a commercial case to the EPS business and its customers

  • Ensure that the supply-base is fully aware of the safety-related requirements and responsibilities

Your profile as Senior Safety Engineer (f/m/d):

  • Successfully completed Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or a related subjectprofile as Senior Safety Engineer (f/m/d)

  • You will hold experience in Safety Engineering with a working knowledge of IEC 61508 and an awareness of ISO26262 and other Legislative Safety Requirements

  • Experience of safety analyses of electro-mechanical safety-related products, including participation and organisation of hazard analysis, failure mode effect analysis and fault tree analysis

  • Knowledge of statistical methods used for reliability analysis and design of validation test regimes

  • Fluent English language skill (verbal and written) and a meticulous attention to detail

Are you interested?

Please apply online at http://www.zf.com/career and include complete and expressive application papers (cover letter, cv and certificates). Please make sure that all your documents are compiled (PDF, max. 3 MB) when uploading.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Micaela Wiencke via phone: +49 211 584 157.


Required Education and Experience

Experience and Skill Requirements

Position Status

Salaried Full-Time

Functional Area





West Midlands


United Kingdom