Principal Safety Engineer - Defence

Executive Recruitment Services
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + + Pension, Healthcare
20 Apr 2017
27 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Principal Safety Engineer - Defence
Weymouth, Frimley, Bristol, Portsmouth

Principal Safety Engineer - Defence: An Opportunity has arisen for an Experienced Principal Safety Engineer at a major Defence company based in Weymouth, Frimley, Bristol or Portsmouth.

Principal Safety Engineer - Defence Responsibilities:
* Developing functional safety justifications for systems including communications, above water surveillance, and command and control to support Def Stan 00-56 safety case development
* Organising and chairing hazard identification workshops and safety committee meetings
* Carrying out and analysing results of studies such as failure mode analysis, fault tree analysis, and reliability centred maintenance (RCM) to gather evidence to support the safety case
* Engaging with third parties such as equipment or system suppliers to gather supporting safety case evidence
* The production and maintenance of safety case documentation (plans, policies and reports) to support project milestones
* Developing and defining safety requirements
* Conducting Risk Management in accordance with Def Stan 00-56
* Mentoring and supporting junior engineers

Principal Safety Engineer - Defence Requirements:
* Demonstrable experience in safety engineering/ product safety and activities contributing to the production of safety cases
* Experience in defence industry or a closely related field
* Broad knowledge of industry safety standards (such as Def Stan, IEC, Mil Stan or similar)

* Experience with combat systems and/or maritime industry
* Relevant engineering qualification such as BEng/ MEng or equivalent

The successful candidate will be required to achieve full SC clearance for this role!!!!

A great opportunity - apply now!!!!!!!!!!!!!