Senior Systems Safety/Assurance Engineer

Location: Perth
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Engineering
Reference: J37275
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. It will provide technical guidance, knowledge, expert advice and some experience within the rail safety domain and support the Safety Assurance Manager.

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 and will be very hands on, 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.
• 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;
• Participate in internal and external safety audits, as defined in Safety Plans.
• Management of the hazard log evidencing all applicable controls and closing out all applicable hazards
• Some experience of the Verification and Validation process
• Experience of developing system specifications (e.g. Performance, Functional, Architecture, Interface)
• Production of Safety Assurance Documentation.
• Capacity to follow Safety Management Plan & RAM Plans;

Key Criteria
• Degree qualified and have some experience as a Systems Safety Engineer ideally within the rail industry but other industries will be considered;
• Idealy 3-10 years' experience in the Systems Safety Assurance role;
• Willingness to be handson with the technical input and support the Manager
• Degree in the relevant area of studies (Science, Engineering, Safety, etc.)

What's on Offer?
• Two-year contract
• An attractive hourly rate
• Perth based role, commencing in early July

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact the team at Suzi Johnson on 08 6467 0607 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.

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