Maritime Systems Safety Engineer

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£35000 - £55000 Per Annum


My client is currently looking for a Maritime Systems Safety Engineer to join their already successful Program & Management Consultancy.

The ideal candidate will have recent experience of working in a consultancy environment or have a proven track record of developing and winning new business.  Our client is a consultancy and therefore you will be involved with the bid process, putting together tenders and winning new projects. You will be well connected in an area or discipline and have a good understanding of the sales process whilst maintaining your technical function.

Successful candidates will work with clients (both direct to MoD and major Industrial Partners) to provide safety support throughout the lifecycle of their systems, from concept through to disposal. The majority of the work is focused on providing assurance that defence systems are safe to introduce into and remain in service, in line with regulatory and legal requirements.

This role will work across a wide variety of defence acquisition projects across weapon, maritime, land and air domains, ranging from small equipment through to large and complex systems and platforms.

Experience in a variety of the following areas will be advantageous:

  • Safety Management Strategy/System/Plan development
  • Technical Assurance and Maturity Assessment of the Maritime CADMID cycle
  • Design Substantiation
  • Hazard Identification and Analysis (HAZOP, SWIFT, FMEA)
  • Hazard Log Management
  • Safety Case development and management within the Maritime Context
  • Risk Assessment and Management and ALARP Assessment
  • Safety Argument Structuring, e.g. Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)
  • Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Derivation and Assessment / Software Safety Assessment especially within the Combat System.
  • Design Substantiation
  • Independent Safety Audit
  • Regulatory Interface and Support eg DSA 02-DMR, JSP 430, JSP538, JSP518
  • Standards/Policy/Guidance review and update

Please call Harry on 07951950290 for more details or send your CV to to prompt a call back.

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