Principal and Senior Safety & Environmental Eng

Portsmouth, Plymouth, Bristol | Engineering , Environmental

Job title: Principal and Senior Safety & Environmental Engineers

Location: Frimley, Weymouth, Bristol, Portsmouth, Barrow-in-Furness, Plymouth or Brough dependent on role and your personal circumstances

We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: Competitive

What you'll be doing:

  • Providing advice on product safety matter to the project and engineering managers delivering the programmes and ensuring the safety considerations are correctly considered, defined, and implemented
  • Engaging with third parties, such as equipment or system suppliers, to review and gather supporting safety case evidence
  • Developing the necessary studies and assessments, such as functional safety justifications, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis and the production and maintenance of Safety Case documentation, in accordance with appropriate legal, industry and defence standards
  • Using your expertise and experience to make recommendations for improvements where appropriate, at the same time keeping abreast of changing safety standards and industry best-practice

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

  • Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science)
  • Broad knowledge of industry safety standards (such as Def Stan 00-56, IEC 61508 or similar)
  • Demonstrable experience in safety engineering activities in the defence, maritime or a relevant highly regulated domain

Desirable:

  • Good communication skills and ability to interact and manage stakeholders

Benefits:

You'll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You'll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts - you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Safety & Environmental team:

You will have the opportunity to work within a team of engineers and technical specialists to help us design, develop, integrate, manage and support complex systems and combat sub-systems for in service and future submarines. Your levels of responsibility will depend on your skills and experience but you will be able to apply your subject matter expertise to ensure and be able to demonstrate that the safety risks of operating our submarine combat systems and other complex sub systems are as low as reasonably practicable.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you'll be able to make a real difference. You'll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you'll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments."

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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Advertiser
BAE Systems
Organisation
BAE Systems
Reference
00080878
Contract Type
Expiry Date
06/10/2022 09:29:00
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