Cyber Safety Engineer

Cyber Safety Engineer

Job Title: Cyber Safety Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897221_1613741378
Contact Name: Andrew Little
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2021 13:29

Job Description

Cyber Safety Engineer
UK wide Opportunities

Our client is a leading Technology Consultancy they are currently looking to recruit Cyber Safety Engineers to their rapidly growing Digital Systems Assurance team.
The majority of the work will be providing Cyber Safety support within the defence environment focussed on providing assurance through the creation of Safety and Certification artefacts or assessment of compliance against regulation and standards. The variety of projects is interesting and constantly changing across land, sea and air, including new technologies like AI or autonomous vehicles.

With a strong technical background, the successful candidate will lead and manage projects and identify, develop, and capture new opportunities.

The successful applicant will meet the following minimum requirements:

An excellent track record in managing Cyber Safety programmes or providing Cyber Safety assurance consultancy.
A good understanding of both the Cyber life cycle and Safety lifecycle and their interactions, particularly when applied to platforms where a Cyber threat may result in a potential safety impact.
An understanding of secure by design methodologies and standards such as IEC62443.
A comprehensive understanding of Safety standards such as Defence Standard (Def Stan) 00-056, Def Stan 00-055 & Def Stan 05-138 and Air safety processes such as Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) 4754 & 4761.
An understanding of Software Assurance standards such as DO-178C, IEC 61508 (or sector specific derivatives) and DO-254.
The ability to assess design evidence against standards listed.
Knowledge and experience of systems engineering with the ability to understand client requirements, unpack complex certification challenges and develop solution strategies.

It is to your advantage if you meet some or all the following additional requirements:

A Master's degree in an Cyber, Engineering, Computer Science, Safety or related subject; or similar experience gained through previous employment;
Be CEng/IEng accredited or a desire to work towards it with mentored professional development;
A comprehensive understanding of Cyber Security for Airworthiness standards such as DO-326A/ED-202A, DO-356A/ED-203A, DO-355A/ED-204A.
Project and Technical Management experience. We are looking for talented individuals, with a Systems Engineering mind-set and the ability to lead consultancy assignments; helping shape client needs, providing technical leadership and integration, and assuring the quality of our outputs;

Recent experience within Design Organisations, OMEs and/or their supply chains;
Understanding of appropriateness and equivalence across UK, European and International certification regulatory standards;
Knowledge and experience of safety assessment and analysis techniques and application across a variety of systems and platforms.

Happy To Talk Flexible Working
Competitive salary
Targeted professional development.
Life assurance
Private healthcare membership
Bonus scheme
Share purchase scheme

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.