£40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
6 months ago
Human Factors Engineer
Location: Barrow in Furness
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
A global aerosapce and defence organisation specialising in Submarine Design are looking for a Human Factors Engineer.
As a Principal Engineer - Human Factors, you will gain exposure to a wide variety of Human Factors and Engineering challenges including design and assessment of work places, work stations, control rooms, accommodation and habitable environments, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Human Machine Interface (HMI) and experimental design including User Trials.
You will be a part of a large Human Factors department and report to the Human Factors Engineering Manager. You will be required to work closely with stakeholders including Engineers, Designers and End Users (Operators).
Responsibilities - Human Factors Engineer
Task Analysis - breaking down operator tasks to identify issues with design, systems, processes, and identify opportunities for error prevention
Workload Analysis / Assessment of Situation Awareness to optimise operator performance through design
Experimental design - planning and conducting User Trials and HF assessments of the developing design, optimising user interaction
Human Computer Interaction (HCI) development and assessment
Human Machine Interface review
Workplace / workspace assessment including anthropometry
Skills and qualifications - Human Factors Engineer
Experience producing Human Factors reports
Degree in Human Factors/Ergonomics/ Psychology / or other relevant discipline
Experience of providing Human Factors advice to a large/complex project
Experience of writing Human Factors Integration Plans
Experience of managing a HF Issues Register
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