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Maritime System Safety Engineer

Location: Bristol Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Sector: Defence, Engineering, Safety Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Systems Safety Engineer (Maritime)

£45,000 - £65,000 + Bonus and excellent benefits package.

In this System Safety position you will work with clients (both direct to MoD and major Industrial Partners) to provide safety support throughout the lifecycle of their systems, from concept through to disposal. The majority of work is focused on providing assurance that defence systems are safe to introduce into and remain in service, in line with regulatory and legal requirements.

This role will work across a wide variety of defence acquisition projects across weapon, maritime, land and air domains, ranging from small equipment through to large and complex systems and platforms.

Experience in any of the following areas will be of interest:

  • Safety Management Systems
  • Technical Assurance and Maturity Assessment of the Maritime CADMID cycle
  • Design Substantiation
  • Hazard Identification and Analysis (HAZOP, SWIFT, FMEA)
  • Hazard Log Management
  • Safety Case development and management within the Maritime Context
  • Risk Assessment and Management and ALARP Assessment
  • Safety Argument Structuring, e.g. Goal Structuring Notation (GSN)
  • Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Derivation and Assessment / Software Safety Assessment especially within the Combat System.
  • Design Substantiation
  • Independent Safety Audit
  • Regulatory Interface and Support eg DSA 02-DMR, JSP 430, JSP538, JSP518.
  • Standards / Policy / Guidance review and update


  • Bonus scheme
  • 25 days' holiday entitlement
  • Flexible working
  • Holiday buy / sell scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Professional development
  • Life assurance
  • Private healthcare membership
  • Paid membership fees to a professional institution
  • Support in attaining professional membership
  • Share purchase scheme
  • Season rail ticket loan

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