Safety and Reliability Engineer

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Safety and Reliability Engineer

Salary:£38000 - £48000 per annum
Location: South East, England
Consultant:James Beswarick
Telephone:01202 204 096
Safety and Reliability Engineer

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Safety and Reliability Engineer to join their missile systems team, working with world-class clients on complex, safety-critical programs. This role is about balancing time and cost constraints to ensure that a convincing safety case and/or reliability case, comprising of appropriate evidence, is constructed.

Successful candidates will be degree educated in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or other related disciplines and will have worked as a Maritime Safety Engineer, with some post-graduate experience.

About the Role

By understanding the system and its operating context, the safety and reliability engineer will decide what type of evidence will most cost-effectively show that the identified hazards or reliability risks have been mitigated to the customer's satisfaction, using a range of techniques and approaches including:

  • Thorough understanding and experience of how the hazard analysis and safety evaluation processes integrate with the system engineering process
  • Ability to deliver supporting information (Safety Case Reports, Hazard Analysis, Functional Failure Analysis, FTA, FMECA, reliability prediction, etc).
  • Fully appreciates that reliability is not just a number, and has experience in reliability planning, analysis and testing during development.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of, and experience in, the application of the UK and International system engineering processes.
  • Good knowledge of complex electronic systems and the associated safety and reliability issues (but other engineering subject areas, such as design, software, manufacture, etc, will be considered for candidates with the right strengths in other areas).

  • Flexible working
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Paid overtime
  • Annual bonus
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Dining and lifestyle discounts and vouchers

Job Title: Safety and Reliability Engineer, Safety and Reliability Consultant

Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, London

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

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 these 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 permanent.
James Beswarick