Safety and Environmental Engineer

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  • Location:

    Hampshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £490 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    8 months +

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  • Consultant:


Safety & Environmental Engineer

+ 8 month contract

+ Hampshire based

+ £400 to £490 per day

+ Inside IR35

+ SC Cleared role

Key Skills:

+ Software Safety Engineering


+ Def Stan

+ Environmental Management

The Role:

Provide the safety assessments undertaken within the assigned workstream, which will involve the following activities:
* Review of new tasking for safety assessment;
* Review and safety assessment of Change Requests and Defects;
* Undertaking safety analysis of new functionality including Functional Failure Analysis (FFA); Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)/ Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA); Fault Tree Analysis (FTA);
* Participation in some Engineering Reviews in support of the Safety Manager;
* Attendance and input at Software Code Inspections

* Input to the ongoing management of a project/programme Safety and Environmental Management Plan in order to maintain compliance with the latest MOD safety/environmental policies and with the local Site's Environmental Management System (EMS) and Environmental Management Plan (EMP);
* Liaison with the Governance and Design Teams

Skills Required (Most of)

* Up-to-date knowledge of Government Policy and UK (and other relevant) legislation concerning Functional Safety, Health & Safety and Environmental Protection (e.g.: Def Stan 00-51, Def Stan 00-55, Def Stan 00-56, ASEMS (POSMS & POEMS), JSPs 375, 418 and 815);
* Knowledge and experience of demonstrating functional safety with air platforms and support systems and associated standards (e.g. SAE ARP 4754, SAE ARP 4761, RTCA/DO-254, MAA Regulatory Articles);
* Demonstrable knowledge and experience of Safety and Environmental engineering techniques including:
- Demonstrating functional safety within software intensive systems and associated standards (e.g. RTCA/DO-178B, RTCA/DO-200A, IEC 61508);
- Safety and Environmental Management Plan production/maintenance;
- Safety Argument development using Goal-Structuring Notation (GSN) or Claims-Argument-Evidence (CAE)