Functional Safety Manager

  • Location: ZEDELGEM
  • Type: Contracting
  • Job #17366

Functional & Organizational Safety Coach 

Permanent Contract – Bruges area 

#Automotive #Hybrydtechnology #Electricaldrivesolutions #Emotors #Ferrari #McLaren

Have you always been passionate about high-end sports cars, definition and tailoring of the Organizational Functional Safety processes? Are you looking for a varied job with a lot of challenges within in the automotive sector? This job might be something for you!

We are looking for a definition and tailoring of the Organizational Functional Safety Processes (M/F/X) for an international player, based in the Bruges area. Are you ready for this challenge and you want to face it with Jefferson Wells? Read on!

Your responsibilities?

  • Coordination of internal confirmation reviews and audits across projects.
  • Safety management during the offer phase (up to project kick-off).
  • Responsible for the definition and tailoring of the Organizational Functional Safety processes.
  • Definition of tools and resources.Qualification of the development tools and libraries.
  • Manages the Project Functional Safety Managers throughout the course of projects (support and follow-up).
  • Safety management after SOP.
  • Responsible for ISO26262 related qualification of personnel.

Who are you?

  • Master in Informatics/Mechatronics/Electronics/Electro-Mechanical engineering or equivalent through experience.
  • Experienced in the management of (automotive) Functional Safety engineering ensuring compliance to ISO26262 ASIL-D rated automotive product lifecycles is a must.
  • You know how to put ISO26262 into practice based upon former industry experience.  You are a qualified / certified Functional Safety expert (AFSE or similar).
  • You are a qualified / certified Auditor at least on IATF 16949 but preferably ISO 19011.
  • Experience with assessments and audits for international programs requiring ISO26262 compliance is a plus.
  • Extensive knowledge on product safety according to IATF 16949.
  • Knowledge of tools used in Functional Safety Management.
  • You are familiar with automotive development and both quantitative & qualitative methodologies (FMEA/FTA / FMEDA / DFA methods/tools) and the typical associated tools (e.g. FaultTree+, Medini etc.).
  • Experience in Software Quality, process and standards (e.g., SPICE, CMMI) is a plus.
  • Knowledge of System Engineering.
  • Extensive knowledge of Requirement Management.
  • Eye for detail, structured & qualitative working.
  • Team player with good communication skills.
  • Organizational & people management skills.

What can you expect?

As consultant Functional & Organizational Safety Coach, you will get:

  • A high-tech environment full of creative and technical talent.
  • A varied job where you will be continually expanding your knowledge.
  • A dynamic work atmosphere in an organization with a low-level hierarchy and an international company culture with integrity, teamwork, innovation, institutionalism and leadership as defining values.
  • An easily accessible location with ample parking.
  • An attractive salary package 
  • 20 legal holidays and 12 recuperation days (ADV) .
  • Structural telework policy.

Does this vacancy match with your expectations? Apply now through the website or contact Martine Vergote 0495/365142  or by email: martine.vergote(at)

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