Principal Consultant Systems Safety Assurance Engineer

BRISBANE, Queensland

Country:  AU

Field:  Engineering

Location:  Brisbane, AU

Type of Contract:  Permanent, Casual or Contract

Level of experience:  10-15 years however, candidates with all levels of experience are welcome to apply.

Reporting to the Managing Director; the Senior Systems Safety Assurance Engineer will be part of a multi-disciplined team and play a crucial role in the successful delivery of projects. The role will provide you with the opportunity to apply your Systems Safety Assurance expertise across major projects.

The role:

  • Perform systems safety assurance consulting activities to clients during project stages.
  • Deliver comprehensive systems safety management plans for each project to defined requirements and outcomes.
  • Effectively manage workshop planning & facilitation using your skills to engage stakeholders and achieve outcomes.
  • Form and maintain hazard logs, develop systems safety requirements, verify & identify safety requirements, specify & assure to SILs and write appropriate safety cases utilising Goal Structured Notation.
  • Perform reviews of project delivery in alignment to systems safety assurance requirements, whilst complying with standards such as EN50126.
  • Actively promote our brand and capabilities with clients, performing detailed research & analysis and assisting in tenders & commercial bids.
  • Be a trusted contributor to project requirements, leveraging your knowledge from a systems safety and regulatory perspective.
  • Cross collaborate with team members to manage the minimisation of project risks.

Experience & skills:

  • Degree Qualified in an Engineering discipline, preferably in Electrical, Electronic Engineering or a similar rail specific discipline.
  • Have achieved Chartered Professional Engineer status or have a plan in place to achieve Chartered Status
  • 5+ year's experience in systems safety assurance within the Rail or Transport sector.
  • A strong level of technical knowledge relating to safety standards, in particular EN50126.
  • The ability to write quality plans and reports and provide subject matter expertise to stakeholders.
  • Proven abilities to build sound working relationships across diverse groups internally and externally.