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Safety Engineer x 3 - Aerospace

Ref no. BHN565921
Salary £33.97 - £44.83/hour
Location City of Preston, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 12 months +
Job status Open

Job summary

We have new Safety Engineering roles responsible for the delivery of Design Safety Certification and In-Service Safety support at our client site in Lancashire. Apply or contact directly for more info.

Key skills required for this role

Safety, Certification, ZHA, Integration

Important

You must be based in the UK and have a British Passport

Job description

You willbe responsible for support to the delivery of Design Safety Certification activities (throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6 inclusive) and In-Service Safety activities (through ELC Phases 6 to 8) in support of the Weapon Platform (Typhoon Aircraft) and Support Integration (Typhoon) activities, in support of Typhoon National (UK), Typhon Export (RSAF, KSA, OMAN, QATAR) and Typhoon NETMA (UK, IT, GE, SP) customers.

Typically, the role includes :
* Evaluation of Aircraft and Support, and Aircraft System / Sub-system, design safety in support of Platform and Support safety certification throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6
* Generating, updating and reviewing Aircraft, System and Sub-System System Safety Assessment Reports in support of the certification process or provision of inputs to partner companies
* Generating, updating and reviewing Aircraft Zonal Hazard Analysis Reports (ZHAs) in support of the certification process or provision of inputs to partner companies
* Generating Support Integration Safety Assessments / Justifications
* Maintenance and update of the Platform and Support hazard logs
* Review of Platform and Support certification evidence (inc. associated qualification evidence) and generating safety certification arguments / justifications to assert that the Platform and Support solution design is acceptability safe in support of the certification process, throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6
* Ensuring safety engineering evidence supports acceptable Safety Certification of the Weapon Platform / Support Solution product design
* Ensuring that Certification evidence supports achievement of an acceptable level of Weapon Platform / Support Solution design safety
* Assistance to Platform engineering and Systems Engineering teams with producing, throughout ELC Phases 1 to 6
o Preliminary Hazard List (PHL) o Preliminary Hazard Analysis (PHA) o System / Sub-System Hazard Analysis o Decomposition of safety requirements at all Product levels (Weapon Platform, System, Sub-System, Equipment, Support Solution) o Validation of supplier safety analysis / documentation; o System / Sub-System / Support safety assessment reports, including safety analysis (fault tree analysis etc.) and definition / implementation of risk control measures
* Providing specialist advice / support to Design and Systems Engineering teams in:
o Preliminary Hazard List (PHL)o Preliminary Hazard Analysis (PHA)o System / Sub-System Hazard Analysiso Decomposition of safety requirements at all Product levels (Weapon Platform, System, Sub-System, Equipment, Support Solution)o Validation of supplier safety analysis / documentation;o System / Sub-System / Support safety assessment reports, including safety analysis (fault tree analysis etc.) and definition / implementation of risk control measures
* Preparation of safety certification material in support of Project (internal), partner company and customer safety and certification reviews as necessary
* Undertake weapon system risk assessments throughout ELC phases 6 to 8 related to arising platform issues across

Essential:
* Extensive knowledge and experience in Aerospace / Aeronautical Engineering, Systems or Mechanical engineering and Safety Engineering in a Military Airborne Platform design environment is essential
* Ability to lead out and influence on the technical aspects and acceptability of Product Safety in a through-life capacity


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