Lead Safety Engineer

Location
South Wales
Salary
£500 - £600 per day
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
1143044
Contact
Dale Williams
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Safety Engineer required with a track record of delivery on several major defence safety programmes and will have used system of system safety techniques such as Modular Safety Case; Goal Structuring Notation (GSN) and Modular Safety Arguments. In this role, software and functional safety experience is highly desirable along with the planning, execution and delivery of safety and environmental management programmes.

Typical activities will include:
Plan and execute the safety and environmental programme including working alongside system engineers involved in Agile developments
Determine Safety Integrity Levels (SILs) and be able to demonstrate they are met
Run HAZOPS
Conduct product and system preliminary/system hazard analyses
Organise the transition of the system safety case to the Joint Programme Office.
Write supplier safety requirements and work with suppliers on acceptable delivery of safety case reports
Work with the Customer's project safety engineer and safety assurance team
Deliver the modular system safety case
Be familiar with environmental techniques and methods, e.g. POEMS
Be familiar with all current and future safety and environmental legislation
Provide advice on the safe installation of equipment on land mobile platforms.

The successful candidate will have the below skill/experience:
System and product safety case plans and reports
Software Safety
Fault Tree and Event Tree Analysis
Modular Safety Cases and Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)
Def Stan 00-55; 00-56; IEC 61508; JSP 454; DO-254; DO-178B and C;
HAZOPS
Safety Integrity Levels (SILs)
Legislative compliance and knowledge of current/future safety and environmental legislation
CCA
OHHA/OSHA
COSHH/MSDS
Track record of delivery on safety programmes
Understanding of Systems Engineering
Experience of functional safety and system of systems safety).
Demonstrable experience in a customer facing, delivery focused role that aligns to the above knowledge, skills and abilities.

Candidates must be willing to undergo the security vetting procedure.