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Functional Safety Engineer - £60-65,000 - Hybrid Working

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 17 April 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH81084_1709724995

I'm looking for a Functional Safety Engineer to join BAE Systems, working on the Dreadnought submarine programme.

This is a hybrid-working role of 4 days per month required onsite at any one of the following locations: Barrow-in-Furness, Manchester, Frimley, Filton, Farnborough, Portsmouth, Weymouth or Devonport.

You MUST be eligible for SC Clearance to be considered for this role.

What you'll be doing:

* Safety Management System development and maintenance/process updates
* Production and maintenance of Safety Management Plans
* Production and maintenance of Combat System Safety Engineering Analysis
* Safety Requirements Management
* Hazard Log Management
* Design Safety Justifications (DSJ) and supporting safety deliverables production
* Team Management - Monitoring progress
* Following the programmatic schedule, and meeting milestones and resolving issues

Essential Skills:

* Experience within a defence domain/background
* Degree qualified or equivalent experience within Safety Engineering
* Experience in managing a team

Desirable Skills:

* Conversant and experienced in carrying out Functional Safety Analysis to open standards e.g., IEC 61508
* Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership in a professional institution
* Working to Defence Standards such as; Def-Stan 00-056 or Def-Stan 00-055
* SSMO or SEMT qualified

This is a great role for an experienced Functional Safety Engineer that has worked for another Aerospace & Defence organisation previously.

The salary is £60-65,000 plus a 10% bonus and an excellent benefits package.

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