Safety Senior Engineer

Safety Senior Engineer

Job Title: Safety Senior Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: South Wales, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895168_1536941095
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 14, 2018 17:04

Job Description

Safety Senior Engineer

Our Client a world leading defence organisation is looking for a Senior Safety Engineer on a contract basis, the successful candidate will provide a focal point within multi-disciplined project teams for Safety requirements associated with integration and installation of sub-systems or complete design and development at the platform & subsystem levels. The role will also encompass physical and functional development throughout the design, qualification and verification phases of a project lifecycle. The role will take a holistic approach to safety and environmental engineering, considering factors such as cost, design for manufacture and through life support.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

~Safety Management
~Safety Management Planning
~Create and manage large portfolio of hardware and software product safety case reports;
~Develop strategies for addressing COTS/Modified COTS safety issues in a military environment;
~Develop environmental and disposal strategies for the wider system safety case;
~Delivery of System Safety Case Reports;
~Liaising with the customer safety community and ISA;
~Presenting at wider programme reviews
~Work with the MoD Customer and Users to clarify requirements and agree safety designs/solutions to satisfy those requirements.
~Accurate and timely reporting of progress and escalation of issues to Programme and Engineering management.
~Present and demonstrate aspects of engineering release safety design to relevant Customer representatives and Users to gain feedback on the development activities and support future
~Environmental Management
~Execution of Environmental Management as a parallel to the Safety Management process.

You will have the following experience

~The candidate will have a strong understand and experience of Safety Engineering for Military Vehicles and Systems.
~The candidate will be able to demonstrate significant competence and experience practicing as a Safety Engineer on a complex development programme
~System and product safety case plans and reports;
~Fault Tree and Event Tree Analysis;
~Modular Safety Cases and Goal Structuring Notation (GSN);
~Def Stan 00-56; IEC 61508; JSP 454;
~Safety Integrity Levels (SILs)
~Knowledge of current/future safety and environmental legislation;
~Familiarity with Environmental Management is highly desirable.
~The candidate will have a track record of on-time, acceptable, delivery
~Significant demonstrable experience relevant to the knowledge and skills defined above
~Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience

Title: Safety Senior Engineer
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive
Location: Oakdale, South Wales or Leamington spa

Key Skills

Safety, engineering, Safety Engineer, Senior, Defence, Safety Management, Design, Development

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

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 is a 6 month contract

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