Safety & Reliability Engineer

Safety & Reliability Engineer

Job Title: Safety & Reliability Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896279_1584629828
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2020 14:57

Job Description

Do you have experience of Safety & Reliability Engineering and seeking a challenging new role within the defence industry?

My client is a global supplier of high integrity control products for aerospace, military vehicle and soldier applications and is seeking a Safety & Reliability Engineer to join their team in Cheltenham.

Key Responsibilities

*Provide the business with technical oversight of its safety, reliability and supportability approach
*Provide technical supervision and management of contractor safety, reliability and supportability deliverables
*Understand and apply the principles of Safety, Reliability, Maintainability and Testability Engineering in accordance with military and civilian standards, directives and requirements for example: Def. Stan's 00-40, 42, 44, 45, 56, BSEN 61508, MIL-STD 1629 & 882D, MIL-HDBK 217F, RIAC Derating, ARP4761 & 4754, CS25, ABD0100.
*Identify and analyse Safety, Testability, R&M requirements from customers
*Generation of Safety, Reliability, Maintainability, Testability and Supportability plans and case reports
*Safety and Reliability & Maintainability analysis including reliability prediction, FMECA and Fault Tree Analysis (FTA) as part of the design and development activities including development/prototype equipment
*Conduct/co-ordinate Safety, R&M and Supportability reviews of supplier technical documentation

Key Requirements

*Degree or HNC educated in an engineering or science discipline
*A background in electronics would be a distinct advantage
*Understanding of product development lifecycle and associated requirements
*Understands the importance of delivery performance to cost and schedule
*Experience and understanding of product development practices to ISO9001 & AS9100 Quality standards
*Understanding and experience of data capture in terms of Technical Publications, Training, Integrated Logistics Support (ILS), Logistic Support Analysis (LSA) and WLC/LCC would be a distinct advantage
*Awareness of supportability aspects of a programme
*Experience of identifying Programme and Customer related Supportability requirements
*Experience of Mechanical Engineering Development

Safety & Reliability Engineer
Competitive Salary + Benefits including Pension, Flexible Working, Career Development Opportunities & More

Safety, Reliability, Supportability, Maintainability, Electronics, Engineering, Product Development, Cost, Schedule, Data Capture, Technical Publications, Quality, ISO9001, Def Stan, MIL-STD, FMECA

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a globally recognised company with a great benefits package and exposure to numerous career development opportunities.

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 British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion 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.