John Yozallinas , CFSE
Senior Safety Engineer
John Yozallinas, a Senior Safety Engineer and Certified Functional Safety Expert (CFSE), has over 30 years of experience in industrial control systems and instrumentation. He currently provides process evaluation, technical training and support to Industrial Automation and Automotive vendors in the areas of safety, reliability and cyber security. He is responsible for product assessments and certifications for functional safety standards including IEC 61508, IEC 61511, ISO 26262 and ISO 13849. As part of this work, he also performs gap analysis, software criticality analysis, and proven-in-use analysis.
John has a wide breadth of knowledge in all aspects of the product development process. His experience encompasses hardware and software development, system testing, quality assurance, and process improvement. Before joining exida, he spent over 30 years working with cross functional development teams in the design and support of new products, with 15 of those years in direct involvement with safety related systems. Prior experience also includes real-time embedded software development and management of large development projects to achieve functional safety certification.
John holds BS and MBA degrees from Temple University and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).