Lead Project Safety Engineer

Location
Caerphilly
Salary
£600 - £610 per day
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
1143044
Contact
Marcus Beresford
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
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.