Lead Human Factors Engineer

Lead Human Factors Engineer

Job Title: Lead Human Factors Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894392_1517480942
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2018 10:29

Job Description

Your experience within the principles of Human Factors can prove a vital asset to my client. Moving into a new phase of projects, they can offer you work variety and the opportunity to work on interesting and dynamic projects.

Employee experience is a key factor in management decisions and your career development is seen as an important part of company strategy. In addition to salary, there is an attractive corporate benefits package and interviews are only 1 stage.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

My Client currently require the services of a Lead Human Factors Engineer on a Permanent basis. This role includes:-
*You will provide Leadership of the Human Factors Integration and Human Factors Engineering activities
*Developing and maintaining HF integration plans
*Developing and maintaining HF schedule planning, monitoring and reporting
*Managing the HF risk and opportunities
*Reviews HF elements of all system and subsystem documentation
*Plans and run HF design reviews
*Plan and execute HF assessments (ergonomic analysis, HCI and Usability assessments)
* Generating progressive assurance documentation.
*Liaising with the Customer and managing User involvement through the Human Centred Design Process.
*Managing all the traditional Human Factors processes and techniques and adapting them to work in an AGILE manner in line with the rest of the Engineering Programme in both Systems and product Engineering.

About you:

*You will ideally hold a Degree in a relevant discipline (or equivalent) An MSc in Ergonomics or Human Factors would be advantageous
*You will have Proven HF experience on engineering development programmes
*You will have Understanding of the Systems Engineering lifecycle and the integration of HF activities within that lifecycle
*Familiarity and experience with Human Factors techniques and tools

Apply through the link ASAP! This role will not be available long.

Lead Human Factors Engineer
Newport, South Wales

Keywords: Human Factors, Ergonomics, Doors, Defence, Systems Engineering

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.

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.

This is a Permanent position.

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