|Location: Frimley, Surrey||Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits|
|Sector: Human Factors||Type: Permanent|
|Contact: Ian Cowx||Job Published: 18 days ago|
Senior Engineer - Human Factors
Surrey (Guildford, Wokingham, Leatherhead, Farnborough commutable M25 J11)
£35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Would you like to play a key role in assessing and evaluating Human Factors related issues within the complicated and challenging UK Defence (Sea) environment? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Engineer - Human Factors in Surrey.
As a Human Factors Engineer you will undertake risk assessment and mitigation studies, develop reports and gain agreement with other systems engineering disciplines to ensure that all classes of submarines can meet their Objectives.
Particular attention shall be paid to system design, operability and safety issues.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work with experts on some of the greatest technical challenges within Human Factors.
Your main responsibilities as a Human Factors Engineer will involve:
Providing Human Factors input to Complex Systems projects and producing and maintaining HFI plans and processes.
Carrying out HFI activities at all stages of the systems design lifecycle
Supporting activities in identifying future business opportunities and preparing bids
Supporting the promotion of HFI methodology within Submarines Systems
Your skills and qualifications as a Senior Engineer - Human Factors:
Degree/equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline, such as Human Factors (Ergonomics) or other engineering with Human Factors modules.
Broad Human Factors knowledge, with proven ability to conduct and support work packages in Human Factors disciplines
Ability to progress Human Factors within large, multidisciplinary project groups
Experience in implementing Human Factors within a safety critical industry
Registered Member/working towards Registered Membership of the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors
Defence Industry experience