Executive Engineer – Safety & Environmental (Functional Safety)

Frimley

Submarines

Engineering

Experienced professionals

Apply now

Job Description

Job Title: Executive Engineer – Safety & Environmental (Functional Safety)

Location: Frimley, Filton, Farnborough, Portsmouth, Weymouth, and Devonport. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: Circa £59,000 depending on experience

 

What you’ll be doing:

·       Safety Management System development and maintenance/process updates

·       Production and maintenance of Safety Management Plans

·       Production and maintenance of Combat System Safety Engineering Analysis

·       Safety Requirements Management

·       Hazard Log Management

·       DSJ and supporting safety deliverables production

·       Team Management – Monitoring progress

·       Following the programmatic schedule, and meeting milestones and resolving issues

 

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

·       Experience within a defence domain/background

·       Degree qualified or equivalent experience within Safety Engineering

·       Experience in managing a team

 

Desirable:

·       Conversant and experienced in carrying out Functional Safety Analysis to open standards e.g., IEC 61508

·       Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership in a professional institution

·       Working to Defence Standards, e.g., Def Stan 00-056 or Def Stan 00-055

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:

As the Consultant Engineer you will provide functional safety support to the Engineering Delivery Manager in the development and delivery of Design Safety Justifications (DSJs) and supporting safety analysis for the Dreadnought Combat System.

 

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.

 

Closing Date: 30th April 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

#LI-KP1

Life at BAE Systems

We’re a skilled, diverse, collaborative community of over 90,500 people, creating some of the world's most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace, marine, land, and security solutions. We value the creativity and innovation of a diverse and inclusive team, and trust and empower our people to thrive, no matter what their background or experience.
Discover moretrending_flat

Our reviews

Read what colleagues past and present have to say about life at BAE Systems.

Want to know more?

Diversity, equity and inclusion

We want everyone here to feel valued and empowered to thrive. Who you are should never define what you can do. We believe when you bring together different people and different perspectives it inspires creativity and drives innovation. It helps us fulfil our purpose and it’s integral to our culture. Everyone is heard and respected here.
Discover moretrending_flat

Learning and development

If you’re curious, hungry for more responsibility, and prepared to step out of your comfort zone, there are endless opportunities to grow with us. At every stage of your career our first-class training, coaching and development programmes, role models and mentors will help you embrace your potential and take the next step.
Discover moretrending_flat

Reward and benefits

Great work deserves benefits that go beyond your salary. Whether it’s health, wellbeing, or financial security for you and your family – our flexible benefits help you focus on what’s important to you.
Discover moretrending_flat

Making an impact

Together we embrace every opportunity to have a positive impact. On the world around us, our communities, and each other.
Discover moretrending_flat

Want to know more?

  • Diversity, equity and inclusion

    We want everyone here to feel valued and empowered to thrive. Who you are should never define what you can do. We believe when you bring together different people and different perspectives it inspires creativity and drives innovation. It helps us fulfil our purpose and it’s integral to our culture. Everyone is heard and respected here.
    Discover moretrending_flat
  • Learning and development

    If you’re curious, hungry for more responsibility, and prepared to step out of your comfort zone, there are endless opportunities to grow with us. At every stage of your career our first-class training, coaching and development programmes, role models and mentors will help you embrace your potential and take the next step.
    Discover moretrending_flat
  • Reward and benefits

    Great work deserves benefits that go beyond your salary. Whether it’s health, wellbeing, or financial security for you and your family – our flexible benefits help you focus on what’s important to you.
    Discover moretrending_flat
  • Making an impact

    Together we embrace every opportunity to have a positive impact. On the world around us, our communities, and each other.
    Discover moretrending_flat