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Safety Engineer

  • Salary: £350 - £390 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Hook, Hampshire
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 23/09/2016
  • Job reference: J355773A
This vacancy has now expired.

We are looking for a Safety Engineer to join my client, a global IT outsourcing specialist, at their Hampshire site on an initial 3 month contract.
Due to the project requirements candidates should hold SC clearance or at the very minimum be eligible to undergo SC Clearance.


Essential Skills

Five years' experience of safety engineering;
* A technical degree and either chartered or working towards chartership;
* Up-to-date knowledge of MOD Policy and UK (and other relevant) legislation concerning Functional Safety and Health & Safety (e.g.: Def Stan 00-56, ASEMS (POSMS & POEMS), JSPs 375 and 815);
* Knowledge of MAA Regulatory Publications;
* Knowledge and experience of working in the Defence Aviation Domain;
* Knowledge and experience of demonstrating functional safety with air platforms and support systems and associated standards (e.g. SAE ARP 4754, SAE ARP 4761, RTCA/DO-254);
* Demonstrable knowledge and experience of Safety and Environmental engineering techniques:
- Safety Management Plan production;
- Safety Argument development using Goal-Structuring Notation (GSN) or Claims-Argument-Evidence (CAE);
- Functional Failure Analysis (FFA); Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)/ Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA); Fault Tree Analysis (FTA)
- Hazard Identification (HAZID);
- Hazard and Operability Study (HAZOPS);
- Operating and Support Hazard Analysis (OSHA);
- Occupational Health Hazard Analysis (OHHA);
- Demonstrating functional safety within software intensive systems and associated standards (e.g. RTCA/DO-178B, RTCA/DO-200A, IEC 61508);
- Hazard Log development and management (using databases, such as DOORS and Cassandra/e-Cassandra);
- Safety Management Systems development at all stages of the programme (i.e. requirements, production and operational), including the presentation of appropriate safety cases;
- Safety Case Report production;
* Experience of stakeholder management within the Defence domain;
* SC clearance (as a minimum) will berequired for this role

Interested candidates should submit their CVs in the first instance. Sophie Garty - 0161 924 3651