Functional Safety Senior Staff Engineer
Posted on: September 14, 2021
of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to
make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science
is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about
seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our
work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud
that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion
and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological
advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to
foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting?
position is a unique blend of technical and business leadership.
Our functional safety and autonomy safety team is growing and
evolving as technology evolves. We are looking for a senior
technical leader who can understand what is happening in the
industries that require functional safety, autonomy safety and
cybersecurity. This position can be located remotely from anywhere
in the US.
and coordinates on an industry basis with UL’s larger customers
over all related industries.
the development, or review, or audit/assessment of safety processes
and related safety management processes for clients seeking to
compliance to standards in functional safety and related fields,
including ISO 26262, IEC 61508, IEC/EN 62061, ISO 61511, ISO 21448,
UL 4600, ISO 13849, ISO 21435, IEC 62443 and other similar
standards relevant to systems- and software- engineering.
established methods and frameworks, relevant to functional safety
and related fields, to lead the engineering development or review,
or audit/assessment of safety cases for complex software-intensive
systems. (Examples of such systems may include self-driving
vehicles, industrial automation systems, battery and energy storage
systems in both vehicle and stationary applications, and related
systems.) Methods and frameworks may include safety analysis such
as FMEA, FMEDA, FTA, safety requirements management, safety
concepts such as FSC/TSC work products, system and software
architectures, HIL and SIL test, system integration test, vehicle
integration test, and system/vehicle validation.
full training events in topics relevant to functional safety and
related fields, including ISO 26262, IEC 61508, IEC/EN 62061, ISO
61511, ISO 21448, UL 4600, ISO 13849, ISO 21435, IEC 62443 and
other similar standards.
the development of UL technical standards and other relevant
technical standards (from ISO, IEC, IEEE, SAE, etc.) by direct
participation as member and leader of standards
mentorship and thought-leadership in the development of
junior-level engineering personnel.
works on strategies with managers to generate revenue growth and
achieve strategic goals.
effectively to urgent and sensitive customer issues.
and coordinates executive presentations and
industry leadership in the development of global account
strategies, goals and plans.
on customer satisfaction, account growth and expansion of services
provided, and sustaining customer loyalty for a group of key
provide work direction to other employees in charge of specific
and follow the Underwriters Laboratories Code of Conduct, and
follow all physical and digital security practices.
other duties as directed.
Degree in Electrical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Computer
Science Engineering or a closely related field in a relevant
technical field plus 12 or more years of experience.
knowledge of the technical vocabulary common to the appropriate
knowledge of conformity standards in use in area of
knowledge of industry issues, needs, and problems.
Demonstrated ability to apply project-handling concepts in use in
area of expertise.
- UL has COVID-19 protocols and policies in place. Business
related travel on behalf of UL requires proof of COVID-19
For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making
the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our
business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in
everything we do.
Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and
you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is
possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the
best because we employ the best.
work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate
the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to
take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and
play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get
international experience working with colleagues around the
& achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted
development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very
own UL University that offers extensive training programs for
employees at all stages, including a technical training track for
Rewards: In the US, we provide lots of great benefits for our
employees are their families. From Volunteer Days off to 401k match
and retirement contribution benefits to flexible work location &
schedule options we look to support our employees no matter what
stage in life they are experiencing.
at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive
in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This
is our normal.
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