Safety Engineer

30000.00 - 100000.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
The Product Safety Engineering Team are involved in conducting safety analysis on all systems from identifying safety requirements through to conducting system and equipment level assessments to demonstrate compliance and drive design changes.

The breadth of coverage provides an exciting opportunity for an individual to develop both systems and safety engineering knowledge. The position is primarily related to Weapons Carriage and Release systems, but will also include work on Air-to-Air Refuelling equipment and probes.
The selected applicant will work as an integral part of the Product Safety Engineering Team to develop a world class capability in safety interpretation, analysis and compliance.

As a Safety Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

An aerospace background, aerospace degree or equivalent.
Experience in the design and/or equipment for civil and/or military aircraft.

Knowledge of the safety assessment techniques in SAE ARP 4761; and awareness or experience in MIL-STD-882, DEF STAN 00-56 or FAR/CS 25.1309

Experience in systems engineering principals.
Knowledge of the following would be beneficial, but is not essential: ARP 4754, RTCA DO-178/254, MIL-STD-1629, CSs and FARs.

As a Safety Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Production of safety documentation in line with project requirements and criteria.
Close liaison with the Design Team and related engineering disciplines in support of producing System Safety documentation in line with project milestones.
Administer Hazard Identification and Analysis team meetings.
Attend project meetings in support of safety.
Lead and report in meetings with the customers (some international travel may be possible).

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