Systems Safety Engineer

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Engineering
Reference: J37282
About the Role
The Systems Safety Engineer will work in a team of safety assurance professionals at various levels in Safety and RAM Programmes' for both public sector and resource industry clients.

You will assist in providing supporting evidence for safety cases and SFAIRP arguments, participate in safety risk workshops, undertake detailed risk assessments, review safety documentation, and manage hazard logs.
This role requires a good technical background, ideally with experience in a multi-disciplinary consulting environment within the rail industry.

• Demonstrated ability to support for hazard/risk workshops, the preparation of risk assessment and safety assurance reports and the application of risk management;
• Contribute to the development of the railway-level safety-related deliverables, safety requirements and control strategies as required to support the various safety cases and safety reports;
• Use of RAMS assurance tools including maintaining safety requirements and hazard logs, preparing and analysing RBDs, QRAs, FMECAs, Fault and Event Trees, etc.
• Application of verification and validation techniques as contained in the CENELEC rail safety standards such as EN50126, EN50128 and EN50129, as well as working knowledge of engineering safety management good practice such as contained within iESM principles, tools and techniques.
• On-going provision of support and advice to operational, engineering and project management staff.
• Supporting project safety assurance activities as required.
• From a Safety perspective, participate as required in other technical areas of projects such as Wayside Systems, Signalling, Track Design and Infrastructure Design, particularly in design safety reviews and elicitation of safety requirements from design SMEs;
• Work with subcontractor safety consultants as required


• Participates in and develops teamwork and display good two-way communication at all levels;
• Fostering teamwork and maintaining good relations with all stakeholders;
• Measurement of Technical Ability
• Team member feedback;
• Effective team environment;
• Capacity to follow Safety Management Plan & RAM Plans;
• Communication and documentation is of a high standard;
• Can provide some technical guidance, knowledge, expert advice and some experience within the rail safety domain.

Key Criteria

• Degree qualified and have some experience as a Systems Safety Engineer ideally within the rail industry but other industries will be considered;
• At least +3 years' experience in the Systems Safety Assurance role;
• Degree in the relevant area of studies (Science, Engineering, Safety, etc.)

What's on Offer?

• Two-year contract
• An attractive hourly rate
• Sydney or Brisbane based role, commencing in early July

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Sean Keough at Titan Recruitment on 07 3910 5552 or click Apply now'.

Our Client
Designs crucial elements to support the resources and infrastructure markets, both domestically and internationally. With strong relationships and a large project range, they provide widespread solutions for a range of projects.

About Us
Titan Recruitment has been delivering complete, innovative and effective recruitment solutions across Australia for over two decades and is recognised as a leading Engineering and Technology recruitment and contracting specialist. Our service delivery is underpinned by traditional values and an innovative approach to help clients, contractors and candidates achieve their goals.

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