Functional Safety Technical Lead (IEC 61508)

  • Full Time
  • Surrey

Russell Taylor Group Ltd

Role: – Functional Safety Technical LeadLocation: – Flexible with locationSalary: – Highly competitive with discretionary bonusRussell – Taylor Group have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced engineer to head up a brand-new safety team for our Global Testing client. The role will involve working with multiple teams including sales, marketing, business development, finances, and training up multiple electrical engineers.This is a brilliant opportunity to build something from scratch reporting into the Director of Operations and be rewarded be with a very highly competitive salary and to work within a global organisation.Responsibilities: -Provide technical services to customers, manufacturers, distributors etc which include design evaluation and compliance/regulatory requirement review.Be the technical lead in the delivery of client end-to-end projects (this will include concept right through to delivery).Understand, research, develop and maintain regulatory and product compliance information within the electrical safety sector.Work closely with the Commercial Director and Sales team to deliver presentations and support sales visits.Ensure efficient headcount for the teamWork with the wider team to ensure investment is made into equipment and softwarePrepare project proposals, quotations, and tenders for clients.Produce evaluation reports (detailed summary, project findings & recommendations)Inspect installed equipment and systems to determine compliance and performance including fault investigationCollaborate with colleagues overseasRepresent the company on meetingsThe Person: -Suitable degree (science/engineering) or equivalentExpert in functional safety (IEC 61508)Knowledge of electrical/electronic engineeringKnowledge of testing standards.Experience of training and managingRelevant experience in product testing sectorAbility to work and communicate with customers, stakeholders etcExcellent IT skills (word, excel, presentation)Important Information: We endeavour to process your personal data in a fair and transparent manner. In applying for this role, Russell Taylor will be acting within your interest and will contact you in relation to the role, either by email, phone or text message. For more information see our Privacy Policy h t t p s : / / w w w . r u s s e l l – t a y l o r . c o . u k / p r i v a c y – p o l i c y on our website. It is important you are aware of your individual rights and the provisions the company has put in place to protect your data. If you would like further information on the policy or the GDPR please contact us on h r @ r u s s e l l – t a y l o r . c o . u kContact: Hannah Williams Reference: Totaljobs/J910186 Job ID: 94716659