Safety Specialist

Job Title: Safety Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brighton
Salary: £27 - £32 per hour
Start Date: 2016-10-31
Reference: 18505l
Contact Name: Trinee Hoppie
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2017 16:25

Job Description

My client is looking for a Electrical Engineer to join an existing team to support and develop designs, awareness of functional safety is needed.

If you are able to demonstrate a background in most of this job description our client would really like to hear from you. They appreciate this role is quite wide & varied, however they would like to make contact with suitable engineers who have the following experience. please apply for further details.

Team of 20+ engineers of various disciplines (mechanical, electrical, electronics) engaged in various design activities around mechanical and electrical systems to be fitted mainly on diesel engines and machinery that operate in hazardous area environment
Technical Skills:
Awareness of Functional safety
Expert in conducting FMEAs (and other analysis techniques) and completion of Safety Manuals
Background in electronics hardware development and/or embedded software development
Knowledge of V model for software development would be an advantage
Knowledge of Hazardous areas requirements and how they interact with functional safety requirements would be a major advantage

Able to work effectively with other engineers in a fast pace environment
Able to work closely with the development teams and regulatory and certification bodies
Understand the rationale behind safety standards and able to achieve pragmatic and compliant solutions within a limited timeline
Understand that functional safety is not a box ticking exercise nor it is an academic exercise but that compliance can be achieved in different ways
Confident in decisions makings and able to steer design processes
Able to own projects and timelines and deliver within budget
Proactive in how to tackle issues and seeker of innovative solutions
Desirable Skills:
Experience in hazardous area equipment and coding
Experience in regression testing
Experience in configuration management and set up of software and firmware control processes

The client has also indicated although they have indicated a rate budget in mind they are willing to consider applications outside of this on a case by case individual basis. please apply for full details